5 Lies Divorced Women Hear From Their Girlfriends


July 22nd, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

Divorced women know better than anyone the importance of good girlfriends you can trust during divorce. A true friend will listen to you for hours about your worries and fears. She’ll sit there with you while you cry. She’ll drink wine with you a...

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How To Deal With An Angry Ex Husband Sending Mean Texts


November 21st, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

Couples often show their worst selves during a divorce, and that includes mean and angry text messages and/or emails. It's not easy trying to figure out how to deal with an angry ex husband sending mean messages, especially when you're not expecting ...

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Recently Separated Woman Just Wants the Truth


August 13th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

  Divorced Girl Smiling received this e-mail from a recently separated woman, and honestly, it hurt my heart. My husband of twelve years and I have been separated for a little more than two months and divorce is only around the corner. I'...

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Divorce and Children: 4 Ways they might React and How to Handle It


March 24th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

This blog post on divorce and children by Rebecca Kieffer, Child Therapist for North Shore Pediatric Therapy doesn't need much of an introduction, except to say that I really wish I'd have had information like this when I was first separated. I think...

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Dating Someone Who is Not Divorced Yet: Is it Right For You?


March 14th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

There are many men and women who have a rule when it comes to dating someone who is not divorced yet: they won’t do it. A few years ago, I tried to set up a guy who was separated but not divorced yet with a divorced woman. When I told the woman he ...

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