What To Expect With Your New Blended Family

The blending of two households can be fun, exciting, scary, nerve-racking, and even a bit confusing. There are many things that can make this process difficult, both from the legal side of things and the more personal. Knowing the issues that blended families face in their first year can be vital in helping you navigate choppy waters in the future.

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Surviving the Holidays During a Divorce

Surviving the Holidays During a Divorce Is the holiday season really the most wonderful time of the year? If you’re going through a divorce, it may not feel so wonderful. Learn what you can do to make the holidays joyful this year, even in the middle of a hard time. Avoid Negative Emotional Triggers Sometimes…

orange-handled scissors cut through a marriage certificate and orange rose, signifying a divorce

How to “Win” in a Divorce

How to “Win” in a Divorce For most of us, the definition of “winning” is when you end the game with more points than your opponent. In family law – and especially in divorce – this definition does not apply. If you want to “win” then you must take a different approach and wipe away…

Communications Tips for Divorced Parents

5 Healthy Communication Tips for Divorced Parents

5 Healthy Communication Tips for Divorced Parents   After a divorce, communicating with your ex-spouse can be troublesome and strenuous. The ways you used to communicate with one another may no longer be constructive now that your relationship has undergone a significant change. Dismissing this fact is not an effective (or healthy) route to take…