I keep learning Life Lessons. This one is we divorced moms must learn to ask for help. Even more important, we should accept it with gratitute.
Numb. This is the only word to describe what I have felt since Friday morning after waking to a post that no parent would wish on their worst enemy.
A few days ago, I wrote about having to dig a little deeper to find things to be thankful for. Life can be difficult when you are alone.
I should have known what a morally bankrupt man I married when I watched his furor over child support. A true story in our marriage.
Is your spouse trying to control you even as you divorce? Do you feel panic, fear and suffocation? Here are 6 techniques for divorcing a control freak.
I read the article, "I Was The Other Woman And It Changed My Life (For The Better)." Here is a response from the wife left with a broken family.
I left my husband for him, but he didn't return the favor. Sometimes we screw up, but we have to find happiness and strength within to get back up again.
Why do some divorced women struggle for years while others get back on their financial feet relatively quickly? Learn the 10 habits that matter.
You have been hurt and betrayed. You may be thinking, how can I get past the infidelity? You can learn to trust yourself and others again after infidelity.
I almost got caught up in a relationship with a sociopath. Here are some red flags to watch for when you're dating so you can avoid the same mistake.
Lawyers charge around the clock. Knowing how your lawyer charges can make a huge difference in whom you hire and in the cost of your divorce.
Having support from your extended family can help ease the transition into a new family, and help create a closer bond between you and your stepchildren.
First days are always scary – from kindergarten to adulthood. So if you’re going back to work after a significant break -- you’re not alone if you feel like the new kid at school again.
Since I separated from my ex-husband fifteen months ago, I have begun the somewhat complicated process of moving on with my life.
As a divorced family, you not only need a great sitter, you need a mature sitter who can handle different locations, two parenting styles and kids in a unique circumstance.
If there is one thing divorce shines a clear light on, it’s your financial situation. Here are some tips for getting your financial footing in those first bumpy months after divorce.
Gara Hoke Lacy is an attorney and stepmom coach living in Charleston, West Virginia. Upon her marriage, she became the custodial stepmother of three, who are now young adults.
Cathy is a DivorcedMoms founder, our managing editor and a well seasoned online content producer. If it's about divorce, Cathy has probably written it.
Beth is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor, foodie, yogi, and divorced mom. A regular contributor to Huffington Post, several other magazines and websites.
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