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10 Reasons My 'Failed Marriage' Was Anything But A Failure

Posted 06.01.2014 | Divorce

By Sophie Rosen for DivorcedMoms.com Our brain tells us that hindsight is 20/20. Yet emotion often gets the best of us. Particularly after a divorc...

All Your Assumptions About Divorcés Are Wrong, But These 5 Are Dead On

Posted 05.03.2014 | Divorce

By Tara Eisenhard for DivorcedMoms.com I love being divorced. I'm proud of the fact that I'm divorced. For years, I've considered getting a license...

More Ridiculous Divorce Stories: What Divorce Taught Me About Life, and Marriage

Diana Mercer | Posted 03.25.2014 | Divorce
Diana Mercer

Hey, 9 Divorce Stories too Ridiculous to Make Up! I'll see your stories and raise you 6 more! And calling all divorce lawyers out there -- I know tha...

What Happens When You Get Pregnant With Your Ex-Husband

Posted 03.25.2014 | OWN

A year after their divorce, April Wilder and her ex-husband got tipsy, frisky and -- surprise! -- pregnant. At which point things got really weird...

9 Divorce Stories Too Ridiculous To Make Up

Posted 03.21.2014 | Divorce

There's nothing like divorce to bring out the crazy in people. Need proof? Below, we've assembled some of the most ridiculous responses to a Reddi...

The 10 Best Things About Divorce

Posted 02.27.2014 | Divorce

By Lizzy Smith for DivorcedMoms.com I don’t know a single person who has gone through a divorce and thought it pleasurable. Divorce is tough, ugl...

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...

Woman Who Donated Kidney To Husband Now Wants It Back

Posted 01.29.2014 | Divorce

Boy meets girl. Boy marries girl. Girl gives boy a kidney. Boy leaves girl and -- surprise, surprise -- girl wants kidney back. That's the story ...

We've Finally Found The Stupidest Grounds For Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

One woman is blaming her divorce on a plate of peas. Al Arabiya News reported earlier this week that a newlywed Kuwaiti woman has filed for divorc...

Why I'm Giving Up My 'Amicable' Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Kate Anthony for YourTango.com I am finally divorcing my ex husband. No we didn't get remarried, and it's not legal. I'm just divorcing him in ...

Bar Sign Bears Some Very Bad News For Cheating Hubby

Posted 11.25.2013 | Divorce

This just might be the worst way to find out your wife wants a divorce: Scratch that: It's totally the worst way to find out your wife wants a...

'I Went To Breakfast With Friends While My Husband Was Served Divorce Papers'

Posted 10.30.2013 | Divorce

The four hardest words to say to your spouse are undoubtably, "I want a divorce." That's why Mary Jo Fay, a relationship coach, made sure she was ...

This Isn't Your Typical Yard Sale...

Posted 10.28.2013 | Divorce

We hate to break it to you, but you missed an epic yard sale this weekend. While you were sleeping in, one savvy ex-spouse hosted a divorce yard s...

Ex-Husband Busted In Manure-Based Revenge Prank

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.19.2013 | Weird News

Hell hath no fury like a woman husband scorned -- especially one with a tractor and ready access to manure. Such was the case in Sainte-Émélie-de...

7 Crazy-But-True Divorce Stories

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 09.28.2013 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Some divorce stories are really, really sad, some are confusing, some outrageous, some infuriating, and some horrifically shocking. But, I have found that there are some with happy endings, and some that are inspiring and hopeful.

It's Just a Song...

Joe Peacock | Posted 09.21.2013 | Divorce
Joe Peacock

The song stops playing. The person you're arguing with walks away. The movie ends. The smell of her perfume fades. The sound of a laugh sounding just like his from a stranger is drowned out by the crowd. Y

WATCH: The Unbelievable Way His Scorned Wife Got Even

Posted 07.08.2013 | Divorce

One scorned wife in Turkey cleaned house (and then some) after leaving her husband. According to the Daily Mail, Fatma Idem waited until her husban...

WATCH: The Grossest Divorce Story Ever

Posted 06.09.2013 | Divorce

For some divorcées, one of the upsides of a split is the freedom to make fun of their exes. Stand-up comedian Jennifer Eolin did just that in a vi...

Pet Reunion Has An Unhappy Ending

Posted 04.30.2013 | Divorce

Last week, the Associated Press reported that Great Falls, Mont. man Mike Taylor was reunited with the pet macaw that he had lost in a divorce years b...

Woman Calls 911 To Request Divorce

AP | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

GIRARD, Pa. -- Police have cited a 42-year-old Pennsylvania woman for disorderly conduct after she called 911 requesting a divorce and police assistan...

Single, Stuck But Safe

Craig Tomashoff | Posted 06.09.2013 | Divorce
Craig Tomashoff

So perhaps I haven't bailed on the women I've seen lately because I can't break my newfound bachelor habit. Maybe it's just that I haven't yet felt the inspiration that leaves me wanting to break it.

Confession: My Husband Left Me For A Swiss Pastry Chef

Amy Koko | Posted 06.07.2013 | Divorce
Amy Koko

Here's is what not to do when your husband sits you down after 27 years of marriage and tells you that he has found someone else -- a 30-year-old, blonde Swiss pastry chef no less.

LOOK: The Ultimate Man Cave?

Posted 03.19.2013 | Divorce

When his wife said "game over" on their marriage, one man turned his living room into the ultimate man cave. And by that, we mean he cleared the sp...

One Woman's Crazy Ploy To Keep Her Home In The Divorce

Posted 03.18.2013 | Divorce

One Australian woman went to scary lengths to keep her house in the divorce settlement. According to the South Australia news site Adelaide Now, a...

'I Was A Bad Wife'

Jeanne Goshe | Posted 04.04.2013 | Divorce
Jeanne Goshe

When people ask why we split, I usually say something like "I was too young." But there's actually much more to the story.