Are you wondering how to talk to your child about living in two homes? Is your child struggling to adjust to living in two homes or getting asked awkward questions from friends?
Then "I Am Living In Two Homes" by Garvelle Beauvais and Sebastian A. Jones, illustrated by James C. Webster is a great resource for you. The Kindle edition is available now and the print edition will be available in … [Continue reading...]
By Nancy Samalin
You may be wondering, "How do I minimize my child's anxiety during divorce?" Watch your words! As a parenting educator having worked with so many well-meaning, loving parents for so many years, I believe it's a divorced parent's single biggest responsibility.
No matter how much anger and disdain you may feel toward each other as a couple, kids can't divorce their parents. … [Continue reading...]
Divorces are tough, but eventually you’re going to want to get back into the dating scene.
Going through a divorce is one of the most difficult experiences you’ll face in life. Many recent divorcees, used to the idea of being in a long-term relationship, immediately start thinking about how they’ll ever get back into the dating game.
It’s not a transition that comes easy. Some divorcees … [Continue reading...]
When your marriage is ending or is deeply troubled, don't be surprised to find yourself thinking, "I lost myself in my marriage."
In my marriage, I had really lost myself. I had lost my confidence and I had allowed myself to believe that I wasn't capable of many things. So it was almost surprising that I could make decisions, that I could stand up for myself, that I could make do with less. ~ … [Continue reading...]
There are two parts to getting divorced: the emotional process and the legal process. The two processes are separate but inextricably entwined.
The legal process, bound by laws, likes to follow a neat, orderly progression.
The emotional process in stark contrast is a roller-coaster ride with no track. There are no rules and everyone has a different path. There's no logical progression, … [Continue reading...]