Finding Love Again After Divorce

Not finding love again after divorce is a common fear among people ending their marriages. While dating again may be intimidating and feel strange, there are many options today that make meeting new people easy. Liv was in her early 30’s and pregnant when she left her marriage ....more

Dating After Divorce Will Help You Get To Know Yourself

Dating after divorce is complicated. For one thing it can be hard to choose dates when you’re not sure what you’re looking for. However, dating after divorce will help you get to know yourself ....more

Shared Parenting And Helping Your Child With Their Homework

When it comes to homework, most children do better with at least some assistance from their parents. However, shared parenting time adds another dimension to helping your child with their homework. My current guest, Liv ended her marriage seven years ago and her children are now aged nine and six ....more

Handling Communications With Your Child’s School

Once you and your STBX have separated and you’re going public with your divorce, your child’s school needs to know. You’ll need to consider how best to handle communications with your child’s school. Liv has two children with her former husband ....more

How To Reduce The Conflict In Parenting Exchanges

A reality of parenting after divorce is your child moving between your home and your ex’s home. Like all transitions those exchanges can be awkward at first but do become routine as everyone adjusts to the new situation. However, if you and your ex are locked in post-divorce conflict then parenting exchanges are more opportunities for turmoil and you’ll need to look at how to reduce the conflict in parenting exchanges ....more

Will Working With A Parenting Coordinator Help?

If you’re getting divorced and have children you will have to figure out how to share parenting time with your ex and that likely means creating a parenting plan. Parenting plans often say what needs to happen but not how it needs to happen and if you and your ex are struggling to communicate then you might ask if working with a Parenting Coordinator will help. When Liv left her marriage her son was just two years old and she was pregnant with their second child ....more

Your Ex: Not The Parent You Want Them To Be

Shared parenting is pretty much the expectation for divorcing parents in the U.S. and for most parents that inevitably means a degree of disagreement. It’s especially hard when your ex is not the parent you want them to be. My current guest, Liv left her marriage while she was pregnant with her second child ....more

Not Wanting Your Husband In The Delivery Room

Most dads here in the U.S. now expect to be present at the birth of their child but what if you and your husband are splitting up? You could be giving birth and not wanting your husband in the delivery room. My present guest Liv, left her marriage of ten years while she was pregnant with their second child ....more

Pregnancy Is Sometimes The Catalyst For Leaving

The stereotypical view of pregnancy, especially for married couples is of a joyous, celebrated milestone but it isn’t always like that. Pregnancy is sometimes the catalyst for leaving a marriage. Today I’d like to introduce you to my next guest, Liv whose ten-year marriage ended about seven years ago ....more

Is Getting Divorced Your New Year’s Resolution?

By Maria Schwartz, Esq for DivorcedMoms I know first hand what it’s like to go through the Holidays knowing your...more