popular topics in dealing with divorce

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    Dating After Divorce
    9 Dating Tips for Single Parents
    The dating game can be tricky when you're a single parent. If you're ready to jump back into the dating scene, check out these tips to help make it a little less nerve-racking and a little more fun. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • The Effects of Divorce on Boys
    How Divorce Affects Children
    The Effects of Divorce: Is It Harder on Boys?
    Reams and reams of research exist on the long-term effects of divorce on children, and on boys in particular. Some experts believe that divorce and life in a single-parent home permanently damages children, while others claim that children with ...
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    Deciding On Divorce
    How Do You Know When Your Marriage Is Over?
    Sometimes, the best-laid plans are laid to waste. Despite all your hopes and dreams in the beginning, and all your good intentions now, it seems impossible to continue your marriage. For many of us, the notion of “till death do us part” has b...
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    Recording Your Assets
    When going through a divorce, use this worksheet to make sure you and your ex have your assets sorted out properly. ...
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    Financial Affidavit
    When going through a divorce, learn how to assemble a financial affidavit before documents become scattered in a spouse's reorganization or move. ...
  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Mediator Checklist
    Use this form to keep track of your mediator's fees, form of payments, and overall plan. ...
  • separation can help heal a marriage - or help you to make a final break
    Separation: Beginning of the End, or a New Beginning?
    When a married couple decides to separate, the people in their lives often see it as the first step toward divorce. However, this isn't necessarily the case. Some couples find that a temporary separation is just what they needed to work on the...
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World
  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Attorney Checklist
    Organize divorce information and lawyers with this attorney checklist worksheet. ...
  • Introducing Your New Significant Other to Your Children
    Dating After Divorce
    Introducing Your New Significant Other to Your Children
    When you feel you are ready to move to the next step with your new partner, there are several things you can do to help ease the introduction and transition with your children.  Here are a few good ways to introduce your prospective husband or...
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    Dating After Divorce
    Involving Your Children in Your New Relationship
    Involving Your Children in Your New Relationship When you find someone you care about who seems to have some future potential for you, you are going to want to bring your children into the picture. Of course, you want your significant other to a...
  • couple arguing and potentially asking for a divorce
    Deciding On Divorce
    21 Things to Do Before Asking for a Divorce
    Before you move forward with divorce, the savviest attorneys would advise you to make some preparations. It might seem heartless, but if you plan to ask your spouse for a divorce, or if you think your spouse might want one from you, there are so...
  • Family Life
    Dating After Divorce
    Dating After Divorce
    Dating After Divorce As you are reentering the dating life you need to take an inventory of yourself. Look objectively at the lessons you have needed to learn about yourself and about love. We all have to learn these seven lessons on our path t...
  • single mother and child dance in the living room
    Dealing With Divorce
    Single Mothering: Life After Divorce
    Single Mothering: Life After Divorce Get used to this one simple fact: You are not going to feel much like doing anything for a while. It may be difficult for you to find the energy or emotional resources to do even the simplest of tasks. You ma...
  • Family Life
    Deciding On Divorce
    Deciding on Divorce
    Deciding on Divorce Sometimes relationships cannot be salvaged. There are problems that cannot be resolved with therapy and an effort at better communication. Some people are incompatible at their core. Some relationships are violent and contami...
  • Family Life
    How Divorce Affects Children
    Dating After Divorce: What it Means for Kids
    Dating After Divorce: What it Means for KidsDating: For Kids, the Death of a FantasyEva L. remembers the conversation she had with her two sons following one of their regular visits with herex-husband. Both boys were brimming with news about Dadd...
    Katy Abel
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    Dealing With In-Laws
    Dealing with New In-Laws in Your Second Marriage
    Dealing with New In-Laws in Your Second Marriage Diane married Glenn after a brief courtship that began about two years after his divorce from his previous wife, Lisa. "Out of curiosity, I asked Glenn how his mother, Rita, had felt about Lisa,"...