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One Stepkid's Honest Advice On Finding Your Place In A Blended Family

Posted 04.04.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

It's Too Easy to Marry!

Jim Halfens | Posted 06.03.2014 | Divorce
Jim Halfens

You also have insurances for your house, why not for your marriage and love life?!

Must Parties Confirm That They Are Open to Settlement For Mediation to Be Effective?

Mark Baer | Posted 06.02.2014 | Divorce
Mark Baer

I want to once again deconstruct aspects of Franklin Garfield's article titled "Should Divorcing Couples Who Mediate Be Talking Through Counsel?" because I find it an effective way of raising certain aspects of mediation, bringing about a discussion on those issues and educating people.

The Sweet Thing This Dad Does That 'Melts Away Stress' In His Blended Family

Posted 03.28.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

Pet Custody Cases Are On The Rise, And Here's Why

Maria Cognetti | Posted 05.24.2014 | Divorce
Maria Cognetti

As the issue of pets in divorces continues to garner more attention, we will most probably see an increase in these types of disputes. Spouses that believe this tactic offers an easy way to gain an edge in negotiations should seriously think twice and be aware that this can come back to "bite" them in the long run.

4 Things I Know for Sure About Choosing Midlife Divorce

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 05.24.2014 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

The recent stats on midlife divorce are startling. People over 50 are divorcing in higher numbers than ever before. And women are leading the charge -- filing in greater numbers than men. The "gray divorce" rate has doubled for this population in the last two decades.

How A Few Simple Hashtags Helped Me Heal Post-Split

Posted 03.24.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Words Really Hurt

Marina Sbrochi | Posted 05.21.2014 | Divorce
Marina Sbrochi

I came across this quote the other day and it got me thinking that these words should be the oath that divorced parents must take.

6 Ways To Beat Stress In A Blended Family

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.25.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

How This Blended Family Has Kept It Together For 23 Years

Posted 03.14.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

8 Must-Use Apps For Divorced Parents

Posted 03.09.2014 | Divorce

By DejaVow for DivorcedMoms.com Whether you're separated or divorced, chances are your former partner is only around part-time and now you are sole...

Proof That Getting A Tattoo For Your S.O. Is Never A Good Idea

Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce

Saddled with a tattoo you stupidly got for your ex years ago? You could shell out the big bucks for laser removal -- or you could be like these peopl...

How Being A Stepkid Made Me A Better Stepmom

Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

Ellen DeGeneres Is As Confused About The Divorce Rumors As We Are

Posted 02.28.2014 | Divorce

Confused by recent tabloid reports that Ellen DeGeneres is headed for a messy "$220 million divorce" with wife Portia De Rossi? So is she. The day...

'I Never Imagined I'd Be Friends With My Ex-Husband's Wife's Ex-Husband's Wife!'

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.28.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

10 Things to Remember When You are Getting a Divorce

Jim Halfens | Posted 04.27.2014 | Divorce
Jim Halfens

If you do decide to divorce, it is very normal that you need time to digest and process what has just happened. Some take longer to do this than others, but in general, after a healthy grieving time, it is time to move on.

Why Raising A Blended Family Is The 'Toughest' And 'Greatest' Journey

Posted 03.28.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

This Blended Family Can Teach Us A Lot About Compromise

Posted 02.18.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

Lindsey Vonn Talks Olympic Setbacks And Dating Tiger Woods

Posted 02.07.2014 | Divorce

It's been a tumultuous last few years for Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn, both on the slopes and in her personal life. In January 2013, the star athle...

Why This Dad Is Proud Of His Modern-Day Brady Brunch

Posted 02.07.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

What The Buddha And High Heels Taught Me About Moving On

Posted 02.05.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

John Cleese's Alimony Payments Are No Laughing Matter

Posted 01.31.2014 | Divorce

When John Cleese launched his one-man show a few years back and called it "The Alimony Tour," it wasn't just for laughs; the comedy giant really does ...

Why Stepparenting Is A 'Thankless Job' With The 'Greatest Rewards'

Posted 01.31.2014 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. ...

Most Obnoxious Man Ever Asks His Ex To Stay On As His Housekeeper

Posted 01.30.2014 | Divorce

There's dense -- and then there's this guy. A British millionaire who invited his girlfriend to move in while he was still living with his ex-wife...

Solving the Problem of Divorce, Have Your Say!

Deborah Moskovitch | Posted 04.01.2014 | Divorce
Deborah Moskovitch

Divorce is one of the most expensive and emotional decisions an individual will ever make. In 2010 the costs of divorce nationally were estimated at $36 billion! The costs to an individual and the family are well beyond the parties involved. Divorce costs everyone.