Help for Men Who Are Being Abused

Abuse of men happens far more often than you might expect—in both heterosexual and same sex relationships. As with domestic abuse against women, it can take the form of physical violence, emotional, verbal, or sexual abuse, or any other...

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8 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Divorce Settlement

If you think weddings are costly, try getting a divorce. A fortunate few may have lived with their ‘happily ever after’ but 50% of married couples in the U.S divorce in their marriage (USA Today). And with divorce...

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The Tao of Co Parenting

by Patricia Sokolich There are numerous reasons why couples, both married and unmarried, end their relationships. Regardless of the reason, whether infidelity or financial or simply irreconcilable differences, when children are involved, the wide range of emotions that accompany divorce...

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Co-Parenting After Divorce

by Patricia Sokolich It's a well known fact that children have a difficult time adjusting to their parent’s divorce. Have you ever stopped to think about the reasons that cause them so much upset? You might be surprised to know...

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30 Things to Start Doing for Yourself

Remember today, for it is the beginning.Today marks the start of a brave new future. Start spending time with the right people. – These are the people you enjoy, who love and appreciate you, and who encourage you to improve in...

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What Divorced Parents Need to Know About Co-Parenting After the Split

When divorced moms and dads commit to co-parenting a kid can thrive in what is essentially a new kind of family. But it’s not an easy task by any stretch of the imagination. Divorce may change the way a family...

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10 Signs it’s Time to Let Go

Holding on is being brave, but letting go and moving on is often what makes us stronger and happier. Here are ten signs it’s time to let go: Someone expects you to be someone you’re not. – Don’t change who you...

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Recognizing the Signs of an Abusive Relationship and Getting Help

Domestic violence and abuse can happen to anyone, yet the problem is often overlooked, excused, or denied. Abuse does not discriminate. It affects victims of any age, gender, or economic standing. This is especially true when the abuse is...

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Saturday Cents: Can You Get a Better Divorce Settlement If Your Spouse Cheated?

Even though you know that cheating is surprisingly common in marriage (just grab the latest People Magazine if you need a reminder), you never think that it will happen to you…until it does. According to TruthAboutDeception.com, estimates peg infidelity rates in the...

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Do I Need a Reason to Get Divorced?

Introduction to the No-Fault Divorce If you were stuck in a lousy marriage at the beginning of the 20th century, your chances of getting a divorce weren’t so great, especially if you were a woman. Back in those days, you couldn’t just...

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