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Can Feeling Rejected After Divorce Be A Good Thing?

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Ah, rejection. That universal, terrible feeling that we try to shield ourselves from, try our best to avoid, but from which nobody is immune. Have you wonder can feeling rejected after divorce be a good thing?
It doesn’t matter your status, your income, or where you are in life.  Even the most confident and most fearless of us can’t help but feel like we did something wrong when the person we loved and spent (more...)

How To Negotiate Your Parenting Time Without Hurting Your Child

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One of the most frequent challenges with divorce is how to negotiate your parenting time without hurting your child.
Part of the problem is that the concept of shared parenting is relatively new. Many people who are getting divorced now, grew up with divorced parents and know what living in two homes is like from their own experience but, the parenting time they experienced is not the shared parenting that is more common today.
Another challenge is the language (more...)

Alimony in YOUR Life?

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When many people think of word “support” in divorce, they immediately think of money.
Yet, Merriam-Webster defines “support,” in part:
To promote the interests or cause of / to uphold or defend as valid or right / to assist or help
To pay the costs of
To keep from fainting, yielding or losing courage
To keep something going
Support in Divorce
The divorce process includes provisions for both parents to support their children financially.  Yet, when (more...)

Josh Duhamel and Fergie Split After 8 Years Of Marriage

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Happily ever after doesn’t seem to exist for Hollywood couples. In the latest celebrity breakup, Josh Duhamel and Fergie have announced their separation.
The actor and songstress announced their breakup to PEOPLE.com. The statement reveals the 8-year marriage has been over for a while.
“With absolute love and respect we decided to separate as a couple earlier this year,” said the joint statement. “To give our family the best opportunity to adjust, we (more...)

Meet Halle Berry’s New Man

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Halle Berry has found her balance… in a man.
The actress, 51, unveiled her new boyfriend, British music producer Alex Da Kid on her Instagram post Tuesday. After three divorces, the Kingsman, The Golden Circle actress hasn’t given up on love.
Berry revealed her new younger beau, Alexander Grant, 35 who goes by the professional name, Alex Da Kid.  The music producer has produced singles for Dr. Dre, Nicki Minaj with Massive Attack, Eminem, (more...)

Fans Are Turning On Kevin Hart After Cheating Confession

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Kevin Hart isn’t cracking jokes now.
On Sunday, Kevin Hart took to his Instagram account to issue an apology to his pregnant wife and two children after the cheating rumors turned out to be true. Hart’s mea culpa was a result of someone attempting to extort money from the actor/comedian for a video allegedly showing Hart in a “sexually provocative” video. Rather than pay up, he fessed up (more...)

Billy Bush Separates From Wife Of 20 Years

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Billy Bush and his wife Sydney Davis have separated.
The entertainment reporter has had it rough since he was fired from NBC News last October over a lewd 2005 tape with Donald Trump that surfaced before the election.  Could that have affected his marriage?
On Tuesday, Bush’s rep confirmed to E! News his 20 year marriage to Sydney Davis is on a break.
“After almost 20 years of marriage they have separated for the moment (more...)

How To Deal With Your Kids Being Away On Vacation with Your Ex-Spouse

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When you plan for vacations after your separation or divorce, it should be done with a great deal of caution. It is better to stay away from situations that may trigger conflict pretension right in front of your kids.
Here are some comforting and cool tips to explore co-parenting while a vacation is on to ensure that your kids are adequately buffered from the harsh realities of life.
You can collaborate with the other parent so that logistics can (more...)

Is It Really The Politics Sabotaging Your Marriage?

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With the current divisive American political climate, you may come to realize that you have fundamentally different political views than your spouse and with that, start wondering if it is really the politics sabotaging your marriage or something deeper.
I’ve lived in the U.S. for over 30 years. I am a naturalized citizen. I vote here and I do follow politics. From my perspective, there’s always been political differences and in presidential election years, (more...)

5 Lifesaving Tips For Empaths Going Through Divorce

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Contribution from freelance writer Jackie Edwards
Life as an empath is difficult. Not only do you experience your own emotions, but you also tend to take on others’ emotions as your own. This can become particularly hard to handle when you are going through a divorce. You experience the hurt of your ex-spouse as well as family members. Many of the standard tips for dealing with life after divorce that are covered in this blog can (more...)