Holidays: How to WIN

A recent blog post from the authors of Love for Grown Ups discusses a few tips that you can use to not feel like a loser this holiday season. We’ve highlighted a few below: Find out which days you have the kids ASAP. You don’t want to cook a wonderful Christmas dinner and find out the kids aren’t coming. You also don’t want to plan a trip...

Five Pre-Divorce Mistakes to Avoid

When considering divorce, there will be thousands of things swirling through your mind at a million mils per hour. And it’s easy to overlook something or not see something clearly. Debbie Martinez with HuffPost Divorce recently shared these five mistakes people considering divorce often make: 1) Not meeting with a financial planner before mediation. Many...

Post-Divorce Custody Litigation?

Should I Litigate against my former spouse to gain custody over my children? A guest post by Dr. Kristine Turner… In high conflict cases where parents don’t see eye to eye, where litigation is used, no matter what plan is ordered one of the parents is likely to be unhappy with it. Parents tend to blame each other for their child(ren)’s...

Common Divorce Questions

A guest post from Dr. Kristine Turner: I was recently asked to answer a few questions by a reporter who was doing a piece for a publication, and I realized that these are often the types of questions society has about divorce. They are typically asked by folks who like to judge, but haven’t actually experienced divorce themselves. Here are some researched...

What can I expect when deciding custody or parenting time for my child?

A guest post from Dr. Kristine Turner… Every family that divorces has to deal with where the children will reside. It’s a very difficult question, and it’s a question that causes many people a great deal of pain and consternation. Child custody or parenting time, as it is called in some states, is big business in this country. There are...