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Divorce is a New Beginning

Coping With Life After Divorce

Whether you’ve been married for a short amount of time or your entire adult lives – if the marriage ends in divorce, you’ll be faced with a challenging, emotional time. But it’s important to know, you are not in this alone. See below for our tips on coping…

Summer Planning Strategies: A Co-Parenting Guide

With fewer stay at home parents, summer break can present a challenge that requires good co-parenting skills. Although you still work as a team for your child’s best interest, we know how stressful it can be to devise the perfect schedule that aligns with both parent’s vacation days…

Does Facebook End Marriages?

A new study published July 2014, suggests a relationship between the increased use of social networking sites (Facebook in particular) and divorce in the United States. But Facebook users, don’t delete your profiles yet! The researchers have also stressed that the correlation does not imply causation. Researchers from…

The Right Mindset Makes A Big Difference

Just Because Your Marriage Wasn’t Successful, Doesn’t Mean Your Divorce Can’t Be! I wish I could say that my divorce went smoothly… after all, I was a divorce mediator for many years. We tried to stay together for the kids but realized that we weren’t doing them or ourselves any favors…