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Divorce, Your Mental Health & Quality of Life

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Every divorce has emotional consequences, for the couple involved and for any children they might have.  How severe the emotional impact and how quickly one recovers can often depend on your mental health awareness and support system.

You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously. ~ Sophia Bush

Mental Health Awareness
Mental Health Awareness month in May has been recognized in the United States since 1949.  Unfortunately, mental health awareness is often (more...)

Nicki Minaj Is Dating WHO?!

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Nicki Minaj took to Instagram to drop the news that she is dating none other than Slim Shady himself, aka Eminem.
The conversation regarding the relationship was ignited after rapper YG’s song, “Big Bank” dropped which features a Nicki Minaj verse.
The 35-year-old raps, “Told em’ I met Slim Shady, bagged a Em. Once he go black, he’ll be back again,” with some obvious hinting at the idea that if (more...)

Ariana Grande And Pete Davidson Confirm Relationship via Instagram

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SNL star Pete Davidson has been making headlines over the past couple of days due to his relationship status.
The comedian has reportedly been dating superstar, Ariana Grande, and the two took to Instagram to make it official.  Grande recently split up with her longtime boyfriend, rapper, Mac Miller and Davidson also recently broke up with his now ex, Cazzie David, son of Seinfeld creator, Larry David.
The new couple were dressed up in a (more...)

Nicole Kidman Opens Up About Miscarriage During Marriage To Tom Cruise

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Nicole Kidman learned of heartbreak at an early age.
The “Big Little Lies” star recently dwelled on her past relationship with Tom Cruise in the July issue of Tatler.  The actress discusses the hardships she faced in her early twenties, including a heartbreaking miscarriage that she endured at the age of 23.  Kidman suffered from what is known as an ectopic pregnancy, which means that the embryo began its development in the fallopian tube (more...)

New Study Finds The Best Ways To Get Over A Breakup

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Have you ever been dumped?  Anyone who has knows that the post-breakup feeling can really eat away at the psyche of any human being but how are we supposed to combat these feelings of rejection and sadness?
According to Time Health, a new study has revealed that there are three main strategies that could potentially aid in overcoming the low-feelings of a breakup.
The Three Strategies Are:
Reappraise the ex-This strategy involves reevaluating everything about one’(more...)

Why YOU – Not A Divorce Judge – Should Resolve Child Custody Disputes!

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By Rosalind Sedacca, CDCJudges and others in the divorce judicial system mean well. However, they are burdened with too many cases to unravel the complexities involved for each family. That leads to serious complications, injustice and errors. Consequently it is wise to do everything you can to stay out of court when settling child custody issues and disputes.Based on speaking to many family law attorneys I believe that situations work out best, long-term, when decisions are made by (more...)

Managing Anger & Other Co-Parenting Challenges After Divorce

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Anger-Conflict Programs for Co-Parenting & Other Life ChallengesBy Rosalind Sedacca, CDCAnger is a natural consequence of a relationship breakup or divorce. But not all anger is the same and it’s important to understand how anger is affecting not only your divorce, but also your life and your other relationships.Is anger seeping into your relationship with your kids? With your in-laws, or other family members? Will anger negatively impact your future romantic relationships?If not handled affectively, (more...)

How To Befriend Your Ex-Spouse After Divorce

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A divorce isn’t always the ‘be all and end all’ of a relationship. A relationship can be defined in many different ways. A divorce ends a legal marriage. It takes a little time to get over the relationship. But you wouldn’t always want to cut contact with the person you married. Sometimes you still want to remain in touch. Your partner has been a big part of your life and you don’(more...)

Reasons Why Some Women Are Happier After They Get Divorced

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When the Kingston University conducted a study for analyzing whether women had a negative effect after divorce or not, the result was quite surprising. About ten thousand people were surveyed as a part of this research and the respondents were in the age group f 16 to 60. The respondents were asked during the survey to rate how they felt before their divorce and after the divorce got finalized,
The researchers found out during the course of two decades (more...)

Top Myths About California Premarital Agreements

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One of the most important things couples need to discuss before getting married is whether they should opt for a premarital or prenuptial agreement (prenup). Almost everyone around you will have some views or the other regarding prenups. Prenups have often been misunderstood and many believe that it means something bad, potentially encouraging or mentally preparing for a divorce before a couple is even married. Below is a list of prenup myths that have been debunked and you’(more...)