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Thinking About Divorce

Thinking About Divorce

Getting Divorced

Getting Divorced

Kids, Coparenting and Single Parents

Kids, Coparenting and Single Parents

Dating, Relationships and Sex

Dating, Relationships and Sex

Marriage and Second Marriage Advice

Marriage and Second Marriage Advice

Health and Wellness After Divorce

Health and Wellness After Divorce
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Naked and Terrified

Advice For Woman Deciding To Divorce An Alcoholic

March 20, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

 I remember hearing awhile back that alcohol addiction was the number one cause of divorce. I don't know if that's true, but if it is, I wouldn't be surprised. Deciding to divorce an alcoholic (or stay) is not an easy choice. There can be guilt invo...

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Lies In Marriage: How To Recover During Your Divorce

March 17, 2020 . Wendy Sterling

Lies in marriage is a big reason for divorce. But if you're getting divorced because of it, how do you heal yourself from the lies? How do you cope with the pent up resentment? And how do you move on? Here's one reader's story and question: How do...

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Getting Divorced During Coronavirus? A Few Things To Think About...

March 14, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

When I was getting divorced 11 years ago, it was the center of my universe. Like almost everyone getting divorced, I basically couldn’t think about anything else but my divorce. My life was consumed by a wide range of emotions that stemmed from all...

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I Divorced My Husband And Now He's Everything I Wanted!

March 10, 2020 . Karen Bigman

I divorced my husband and now he's everything I wanted.He's doing everything I asked him to do, literally for years. Everything from mounting the flat screen TV on my wall to leaving the house in decent clothes that weren't stained or full of holes, ...

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How to Make Divorce Easier: Take the High Road!

March 8, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

As we all know, dealing with an ex is no piece of cake. Things are constantly changing in both yours and your ex's life, and issues come up. Maybe a new job or los of a job, maybe something going on with your kids, maybe a new romance in either yours...

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