Coping with Anger

Seething anger has a way of eating us up inside. Instead of making things better, it just makes us bitter.  It’s natural to have some angry feelings over a failed marriage and possible a messy divorce, but if you hold on to that anger it can usurp your life and affect your children in a negative manner. Understanding how to deal with your anger so that it...

Divorce Coping Basics

A guest post from Dr. Kristine Turner… What is the number one issue between divorcing couples? I believe that control is the number one issue in any relationship and it becomes particularly clear when that relationship is falling apart, i.e. a divorce. How do control issues affect the divorce process? How you act in the divorce process can ultimately...

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...

Steve Harvey’s Divorce Tips

Steve Harvey is a popular daytime talk show host that is well-respected. He recently earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and he shares his top 5 divorce tips. These tips are in regard to parenting and divorce with children involved… which we all know can be a huge challenge. We were curious to see what Steve would have to say. What do you think of...

Marriage The Second Time Around

Lisa Arends, a wellness coach and contributor to Huffington Post, describes her experience with living as a divorcee and as an engaged woman, simultaneously.  Being in limbo between the past and present makes her feel that her identity is a little hazed.  While being divorced from her ex-husband helped mold her into who she is today, there is so much more to...