Archive for: October 2016

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Articles October 31, 2016

3 Steps to a Happy Divorce

If you are currently in the process of divorcing your spouse, you are too familiar with the stress, grief, and heartache that the divorce brings. You might think that a happy divorce is an oxymoron, however, it’s possible if you change your attitude, focus on the good, and follow these three steps: It’s a step […]

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Articles October 28, 2016

Holidays After Divorce

The holidays after divorce can be a sentimental, sad, and stressful time. Social media can make the matter worse. Scrolling through your newsfeed and seeing happy families celebrating the holidays can be disheartening. The reality is that about 50% of marriages end in divorce, and of the people that are still together, they might not […]

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Articles October 24, 2016

Things You Need to Tell Your Lawyer

Starting the process of divorce is stressful, emotional, and scary. After finding a great lawyer to take on your case, it’s important to make them knowledgeable about certain aspects of your life. You don’t want your attorney to be blind sighted with a major fact about your life, for example when you are in court. […]

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Articles October 21, 2016

Tips for Planning Vacations for Divorced Parents

Although summer is officially over, it’s never too early to consider creating a vacation plan as part of your custody agreement. Not including one in the agreement could lead to a stressful and confusing time for the adults and children involved. Here are 5 tips to plan your next vacation if you are divorced. Plan. A […]

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Articles October 17, 2016

Benefit of Positive Relationship with Your Ex Post-Divorce

Life after divorce is an adjustment for everyone involved. It’s important to remember that your kids should be priority number one. Focus on helping your children through the divorce instead of holding onto your anger and resentment. One major way to help your children is by having a positive relationship with your ex. Co-parenting amicably […]

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Articles October 14, 2016

How to Talk to Kids About Divorce

It’s no surprise that parents dread telling their kids about an upcoming divorce. Children believe that their parents should be together and it can be devastating sharing the news. Parents need to keep in mind that this conversation stays with children for the rest of their lives. It’s important to talk to them the correct […]