Taking Responsibility: How to Tell When It’s Your Stuff to Own

It can be challenging to determine when something falls on somebody else's shoulders and when it it is ultimately your responsibility to bear. Here are four ways to tell if it's your stuff to own -   1 - A pattern keeps repeating. When I first started casually dating post-divorce, I had guys start to … Continue reading Taking Responsibility: How to Tell When It’s Your Stuff to Own

Guest Post: Five Ways to Make Your Divorce Less Stressful

It’s taken as a given that our lives are getting more and more stressful by the day. In all honesty, it’s not hard to see why: we’re busier than we’ve ever been, the cost of living keeps rising and we’re frequently bombarded with conflicting information. With modern life being so stressful and divorce being one … Continue reading Guest Post: Five Ways to Make Your Divorce Less Stressful

6 Self-Care Tips When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed By Divorce

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These aren't magic elixirs that will suddenly make everything okay, but these six strategies can help you cope while divorce seems intent on bringing you down:   1 - Limit the Time Spent With People Who Exhaust You It doesn't matter if it's your mother or your neighbor, when you're feeling flattened by divorce, it's … Continue reading 6 Self-Care Tips When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed By Divorce

How to Audit Your Personal Energy Budget (And Why It’s Critical That You Do)

When it comes to your money, I expect that you have some sort of budget or at least a sense of what is coming in (and where those dollars are coming from) as well as what is going out (and some idea of what that money is being spent on). Additionally, you have learned that … Continue reading How to Audit Your Personal Energy Budget (And Why It’s Critical That You Do)

4 Budget-Friendly Finds That Help Tame Stress

I'm anxiously watching the weather, hoping my county will call off school for Wednesday. Not because I really care about a day off (especially because we just switch to an online platform for classes), but because we had almost the exact same not-too-threatening forecast two years ago. When I ended up being one of the … Continue reading 4 Budget-Friendly Finds That Help Tame Stress