I am a recovering Google addict. For eight months, typing the names of my ex or his other wife into that tempting little search bar was my drug of choice. I was Googling my ex, but what I really wanted to find was respite from the pain. Of course, what I was hoping … Continue reading Why It’s Time to Stop Googling Your Ex!
When my writing first left the relative safety of WordPress for the great untamed wilds of The Huffington Post, I was elated. The first post hit big and I eagerly sat down that afternoon to read through the rapidly appearing comments. And for every comment that made me feel good about myself or sorry for … Continue reading How Not to Be Your Own Worst Enemy
If you have some favorite break up resources, here's an awesome Google doc where you can share your ideas and also learn from others. What a cool idea:) And while we're on the subject of advice, here's a link to a synopsis of the Twitter divorce advice chat from Valentine's Day. I was honored to … Continue reading Take One, Leave One
The post-divorce calendar is a potential minefield of emotional artillery, ready to blow at the slightest trigger. Some of these days surprise up with their sudden intensity and hidden significance. While others, like the over-hyped and expectation-laced Valentine's Day, announce their imminent arrival long before the fact. And that notice gives us time to prepare. … Continue reading 5 Steps to Surviving Valentine’s Day After Divorce