Summer Reading: Divorce In Classic Literature

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Guest Post by Battrick Clark Solicitors Anyone browsing Amazon for summer reading would be forgiven for thinking that divorce is some sort of recent fad in literature. There’s an ever-blurring line between ‘divorce fiction’ and self-help writing, and many authors are using the novel form as a way of exploring the complex cocktail of emotions that divorce entails. Perhaps … [Read more...]

Who Needs A Handyman After Divorce?

Judy Nelson

Guest Post by Judy Nelson In every marriage there's a division of labor, certain tasks you take on, certain tasks your spouse does. Living alone after divorce means there is no longer someone to share those tasks. You're responsible for them all and that can be intimidating. You might not know how to do them but that doesn't make you stupid. It just means you haven't had the … [Read more...]

Is Getting Divorced Your New Year’s Resolution?

By Maria Schwartz, Esq for DivorcedMoms I know first hand what it's like to go through the Holidays knowing your marriage is over but waiting until the New Year to get divorced. We'd told our children before Thanksgiving, had told close friends and family and had fortuitously spent Christmas apart as the kids and I were stranded in England by a blizzard back in Colorado. I … [Read more...]

Your Estate Planning Checklist For Divorce

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By: D. W. Craig Dreyer, Esq. Almost everyone who has been divorced or is ending their marriage needs an estate planning checklist for divorce. It's imperative they revisit their estate planning documents to avoid inadvertently giving their ex control over their estate.   While the divorce process attempts to equitably divide assets, it usually falls short of addressing … [Read more...]

Are You Ready To Trash Your Dress?

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Guest post by Joelle Caputa I trashed my wedding dress to celebrate my divorce, but dress trashing actually originated with newlyweds! Let me explain. “Trash the dress” is a style of post-wedding photography. Typically, newlyweds re-create their elegant wedding day look and pose for photos in a contrasting environment. For example, a husband and wife may choose to … [Read more...]