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"I know. It's really peaceful here, isn't it?" He and I appreciate nature the same; another thing I love about him. He opened
For those of you that are going through this, first and foremost, I am here for you.
You probably are not the stupid, crazy, incompetent person your ex says you are, so stop taking what he says personally. Remember
If you share kids with somebody, there are going to be these things called the marriage fights that will continue during
I do everything I can to encourage my husband to go out and be social but understandably, it's hard for him. He sees his
For BRIDES, by Jillian Kramer. You’ve likely read some scary — and outdated! — research that says nearly half of marriages
I survived a divorce in 2015 with a two-year-old and a four-year-old underfoot and an emotional minefield to wade through.
"You may be the third wife — but if you make each other your first priority, you’re guaranteed to be the last."
I used to love Christmas, Kwanza and or Chanukah. Most of all, I loved our family together. Just the other day, I opened
When my husband and I separated and divorced, I felt entirely alone. Given 40-50% of all marriages end in divorce, statistics
Face it. Put your brave intentions somewhere you will see them often. Maybe a mirror or the fridge so it's staring you in
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Let's be honest, facing the holidays without your sweetheart is probably one of the hardest things to do.
Unless it is impossible, wait until the new year, and let them enjoy their holiday season, and these last wonderful memories of you as a complete family unit. If you look at the holidays as being about their needs above all else, it will help you to make it through them as well.
Years ago, a therapist asked me point-blank, "What the f*ck are you doing in this marriage, Abby?"
Even today, I am absorbing the total effect that the experience of "failing" at marriage had on me. And on the surface, I did fail -- miserably. But it wasn't for a lack of trying. I gave that relationship my heart and soul and -- ultimately -- my peace of mind.