You Got This, Girl! 10 Single Mom Dating Tips


November 15th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Jackie, I'm wondering if you can write about dating as a single mom when your ex is especially difficult.  In any divorce, when you think about dating again, you get overwhelmed, but what if you add to that worries about your ex actually trying to s...

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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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How Do I Tell Him I Want a Divorce?


October 16th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Jackie, I don't know where to start. I don't love my husband anymore. I also don't want to be married anymore.  I don't understand the point of marriage and I regret it everyday.  I have been married 5 years. We have no children together.  My pro...

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When Your Wife Walks Out On You And You Blame Yourself


October 12th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

What do you do when your wife walks out on you? That's the question of this reader, whose wife left and who is blaming himself: I have only myself to blame. I could have done so many things different to make her happy. She begged me to change but ...

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12 Things I Wish I Knew When I was Getting Divorced


October 7th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

I'd walk around on the verge of tears all day long, every day. I felt really scared. I felt sad. I felt angry. I felt like a failure. I felt worried about my young kids. And, I felt very very alone. I'm referring to a time in my life 11 years ago, wh...

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