Reasons For Divorce Go Beyond What People Tell You


November 24th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

There are many reasons for divorce, and if you ask someone  why he or she is getting divorced, here are some answers you might get: 1. My husband cheated on me. 2. I came home one day and found my wife in bed with some guy. 3. My wife doesn’t l...

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My Ex Moved On And It Hurts. Of Course it Does.


November 21st, 2019 . Lisa Kaplin

From a reader: I need some advice. My ex moved on and it hurts. When he was in denial going through our divorce, we still spoke a lot. He promised that he'd always be there for me-- "you'll see, whether we're together or not, I'll be there.” He bou...

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Betrayal And Disgust: The Ex Is Dating A Woman 15 Years Younger


November 12th, 2019 . Karen Bigman

I’m having a hard time coming to terms with the fact that my husband is dating a woman 15 years younger (my kids told me about her) after 11 years of marriage and just a few months of separation. He’s 41 with 2 young kids  — it just feels ...

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Representing Yourself In Family Court: Should You Do It?


November 6th, 2019 . Karen Covy

A woman who was trying to save money in her divorce was shocked when she talked to a divorce lawyer. “This is crazy!” she said. “The divorce lawyer wants a $5,000 retainer fee - and that’s just the start! He won’t even tell me how much I’...

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7 Tips On How To Get Through a Divorce Emotionally


November 3rd, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Wondering how to get through a divorce emotionally? Here is a comment from one of my Divorced Girl Smiling Group members: Anyone else go from one day feeling liberated, excited and ready to take on the world to the next day overwhelmed, lonely and pi...

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