Congratulations On Your Engagement! Ensuring Harmony And Avoiding Divorce Down The Road

  You receive the sparkler you have been waiting for all these years and say "yes" to the proposal. Now all you can think about is your special day. From the flowers to the cake to the guest list, wedding planning can take on a life of its own.  And who has time to think of legal issues or how you will protect yourself in the future.  No one considers divorce when they are not even married yet.   Divorce however is a reality for many couples....more

5 Tips For Surviving the Holidays During a Divorce

As soon as the calendar turns to December we’re bombarded with all things holiday. From advertisements, to recipes, to school events and water cooler chatter, we just cannot escape the frenzy of this supposedly joyous time of year. However, for those going through a divorce, the holiday season may be more depressing than delightful. Family traditions are altered, children are struggling, and finances are often tight.Nonetheless, there are five steps that you can take to try and make the holidays happy despite your divorce: ...more
Great tips, Jennifer! I try to view Christmas as just another day and lower my expectations, ...more

A Divorce Lawyer's Guide To Preparing For Divorce

Ready to file for divorce? Once you’ve made the difficult decision to go through with it, it’s time to figure out what’s next. Avoid a long, emotional ordeal by knowing what lies ahead and by taking action. Image: Mark via Flickr  ...more
could have used this information about 4.5 years agomore