Are you Divorcing? 21 Things You Shouldn’t Give a F*** About


February 10th, 2023 . Jackie Pilossoph

While I was divorcing several years ago, life felt like a roller coaster for awhile. At the beginning, when I was first separated, most days seemed like a mix of chaos, sadness, anger and anxiety. Between my young  children, attorney's fees, financi...

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Why Mediation Works and Why Litigation Has So Many Pitfalls


February 9th, 2023 . Michael Cohen

To understand why mediation works, it’s important to understand what litigation means.  Litigation is a very formal, inefficient system that is designed to protect the parties through use of standard processes and experienced (and costly) lawyers ...

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Starting Over after Divorce at 50 or any age? One Word Matters


February 8th, 2023 . Jackie Pilossoph

When I was a young mom--married with a toddler and a baby, I remember times when all I wanted was to be alone. I would fantasize about escaping to a desert island where I could lie on the beach all day hear nothing but the sound of the ocean. That’...

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What is Collaborative Divorce and Why Should You Consider It?


February 6th, 2023 . Anna Krolikowska

There are a few different divorce processes to consider if you are getting divorced. They include: sitting down with your ex and coming to an agreement on custody, financials, assets and more, going to a divorce mediator to mediate your divorce, gett...

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Do You Have Divorce Guilt? Stop This Right Now!


February 2nd, 2023 . Jackie Pilossoph

From a DGS reader: Feel ALL the guilt today. My body physically hurts. My temples feel bruised from tension. We made the divorce official and told friends and family. We’re still living together until the end of the school year. This divorce guilt ...

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