How to be Happy After Divorce: A Simple Exercise that Might Help!


April 19th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

I wrote a blog post a couple of months ago called "How to get from Hopelessness to Happiness after Divorce," and it got probably the most views of any blog post I've written. Why? I think because separated or divorced men and women are always looking...

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I’m Listening! Divorce Advice in Response to Your Comments


April 12th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

Divorced Girl Smiling has been in existence for 14 months, and during that time, I’ve done my best to offer divorce advice not only in an inspirational way, but I constantly strive to be impartial, nonjudgmental, and of course, funny, at times to l...

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My Ex is Dating my Friend! How to Handle it and How to NOT Go Insane


March 26th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

There are a few different instances that happened during the time I was newly separated that caused me to classify myself as temporarily psychotic, one of those being when I figured out “my ex is dating my friend!” I seriously felt like I was ...

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Divorce and Friendships: It’s Complicated.


February 23rd, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

Going through a divorce is probably one of the most stressful times you’ll ever go through in your life. It’s a good thing you have your girlfriends there to support you! Or do you? When it comes to divorce and friendships, maybe not. Things can ...

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Divorce Advice for Angry Divorced Guy


February 8th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

I wrote a blog awhile back called Anger is for Losers, giving divorce advice to angry divorced people, telling them that they need to get over it and move on. Harsh? Maybe. But is it the truth? Definitely. In the blog, I state that anger is normal...

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