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The Divorced Girls
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Co-written by three great friends, Marina Drasnin, Karla Kurz and Rhonda Turner were faced with the ultimate and all-too-common loss, divorce. While there were many sleepless nights and more tears than they would like to admit, they didn't wallow for too long. Putting hearts and minds into reinventing their lives, they created THE DIVORCED GIRLS COOKBOOK-Favorite Recipes from a Year of Living Miserably but Eating Well.

Their book tells the tale of how preparing, sharing and eating great food helped them find not just their groove but the lives they were meant to lead. As told from three different vantage points, each having been hit by the life-tsunami at different times … their stories will resonate for many as their close friendship turned out to be their key ingredient for survival.

Marina is an established artist (; Karla is a film production executive; Rhonda is a PR consultant ( They're a lot of other things, too, including mothers, their greatest achievement to date, and their coveted raison'd'tre!

Blog Entries by The Divorced Girls

Just What Is Wrong With Ex Lax-laced Cookies for the Ex?

Posted May 4, 2011 | 22:02:24 (EST)

Divorce in 2011 is a whole lot different than divorces just a generation ago. Some ten or twenty years ago, divorce meant a never ending war. You fought for the children, the silverware, the couch...eternity. But we've all seen that movie and we've seen how dispiriting life becomes when you're...

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Hungry? Or hungry for love?

Posted February 8, 2011 | 23:41:09 (EST)

What's for dinner? Who's coming for dinner? Do I even need to make dinner? Whether divorced or headed that way, the thing you might crave most is a home-cooked meal. After all, who's home for dinner? You. So head for the kitchen...

Especially on exhausting days of...

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Time to Comfort and Be Comforted

Posted November 29, 2010 | 04:57:20 (EST)

When you're feeling low, sometimes words are not as comforting as a bowl of mac n' cheese or something chocolate-y. We're here to help--to help you fill your tummy, and nourish your soul. This is no time to measure fat or count calories. These are your favorite things to eat,...

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Ingredients for Surviving and Thriving

Posted November 15, 2010 | 12:00:00 (EST)

Where would we be without our girlfriends?

This is our story... we are three close friends who have shared much in the almost twenty years since meeting. This story began when one friend reached across to another, and then another, in need of a road map on this difficult journey...
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