I recently read an article about Denmark changing their divorce law, in order to make it more difficult for people to break up their marriages. In order to obtain a divorce, couples used to be able to fill out the necessary forms online to file for divorce, but now with the change in law, they… Continue reading Should Counseling Become a Mandatory Part of the Divorce Process?
Have you been seriously considering divorcing your spouse, but are too afraid to actually file?
For many of us, when we are deep into a fight with our spouse we turn our words into weapons, designed to hit them where it hurts the most.
Whether it is a friendship, job, or marriage, sometimes we have to step back and look at the different aspects of our lives that used to bring us joy, but now only cause us stress. For the past few months I have been really struggling with the decision to end a friendship. My friendships with… Continue reading Saying Goodbye to What No Longer Enhances Your Life
Life is short, making finding true happiness while we can of the upmost importance. As far as I know, we only get one chance at this life, so why do we spend so much of our time trying to make miserable relationships work when we should actually just let them go and be with people who genuinely bring joy into our lives?
It is easy to make assumptions about divorce before actually experiencing one yourself. We hear stories all of the time about people on their 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th divorce and it is so easy to scoff at them and make judgments about what kind of person or spouse they must be. The truth is that… Continue reading What Your Divorced Friend Wants You to Understand
Are you questioning if you are with the person you are supposed to be with?
Any relationship can be characterized as toxic, whether it is a friendship, romantic relationship, business partnership, family member, or marriage. In the case of a toxic marriage, divorce may become the only option in order to assure both partner's happiness if the toxic partner refuses to seek help. Toxic relationships are extremely draining. In these… Continue reading Are You Living In A Toxic Marriage?
I needed to realize that marriage wasn't the fairytale I thought it was going to be, but I was no Damsel in distress who needed a Prince Charming.
So many marriages suffer because one or both spouses don't feel loved or appreciated. After experiencing many failed relationships with men who are all talk and no action, you really value it when you find someone who has little to say but speaks volumes by how they treat you. Their actions show you love in… Continue reading How to Speak the Love They Need to Hear