Welcome to Your Divorce Community

Start Over Smart is devoted to helping people thinking about , going through, and beyond divorce. We offer a variety of ways to connect. You can benefit most by joining our email list, visiting our hot-topic blogs, vetted resources, support groups and our amazing events.


Please check out our Divorce Advisory practice and our new Book that will guide and support you through the divorce process and into your new life.


Divorce is a New Beginning

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…

Since The Expo

Start Over Smart’s Divorce Expo in 2012 was a spectacular event! The sponsors, exhibitors and attendees were able to share invaluable information and answer the many questions and concerns people have when going through or post-divorce. Thank you to everyone for making the Expo such a rewarding experience…

SOS: Children First

At times it might feel as if you’re all alone in one of the darkest times in your life but consider this: statistics show that there are 46,526 divorces per week, which breaks down to 6,646 divorces per day. An alarming trend, or the new normal? Despite the…

5 Empowering Reflections During Divorce

1. Although it may not be easy to envision, the challenge of divorce can be accompanied by significant opportunity that would not have otherwise presented itself. Identify one goal that you can accomplish now, that you could not have achieved during your marriage. 2. Divorce can often cause our…