Dating, as daunting as it is, is the main way most will find a new relationship. New relationships have natural phases, there is a beginning, a middle and if you are lucky, a “happily ever after.”
Long-lasting marriages and relationships aren’t based on beautiful feelings. They thrive because of compatibility and the unique differences both genders bring to the relationship and how well each can resolve a conflict.
While my divorce ended a few years ago, I still struggle with a few things and get that oh-so-familiar nausea in my stomach when I think about it.
It’s easily one of the most frustrating and difficult situations in divorced families with children where co-parenting is not an option.
Is multi-tasking your standard method of operating?
Only time will tell if it was a good decision to divorce or not.
Many parents don’t realize that there is an alternative to co-parenting when their ex is high conflict or has narcissistic traits.
As resourceful and resilient singledom has allowed me to become, as I turn the corner on four years without a ring on it, I know this for certain. Men are important.
Make peace with your situation, learn your lessons and let go.
You may not have your kids this Thanksgiving but you can be thankful you’re not sitting across the table from a turkey!
You find you are questioning yourself, asking, is it really possible to fall in love with someone you haven’t met? Yet despite all of this, you can’t get him out of your head, you know he is genuine and you know how you feel.
High conflict co-parenting anxiety can be emotionally derailing, don’t think that you’re alone in this.
If you’ve decided to negotiate a prenup, remember to play fair. Show your love of the person you are marrying by providing in the prenup for a soft landing in case your marriage ends in divorce.
Endings, like divorce, can be extremely difficult to cope with and unfortunately, we experience a lot them throughout our lives.
Unfortunately, there is no easy answer to this question.
I couldn’t turn back the clock and make things better between us. Instead, I chose to save myself. I chose to be the best mom and woman I could be by walking away from the battlefield and toward a life I had wanted for so long.