Honor Your Anger Surrounding Your Divorce

Photo by Marcos Paulo Prado on Unsplash For women, anger has been a no-no. We are limited in our self-expression of our anger due to the backlash of being blanketed as an “angry woman.” We take classes, read books, scour the Internet for ways we can exert ourselves without sounding like a “bitch.”  For women, anger is labeled … Continue reading Honor Your Anger Surrounding Your Divorce

Read This if Your Ex is Always Telling You to Get Over the Divorce Already

Let me be the first to remind you grief surrounding your divorce may last longer than you expect.   Clearly, “Hurry up and get over this,” or “You should be over this by now!” from your ex are wielded like little arrows to retaliate.  Maybe your family and friends casually say this as well.  If … Continue reading Read This if Your Ex is Always Telling You to Get Over the Divorce Already

Dick Pics & Unicorns: The Reality of Online Dating

(Originally posted on Divorcedmoms.com) After the dissolution of my twelve-year marriage, getting back out there seemed intimidating. But hearing so many stories of how so-and-so met their new partner online, I was hopeful – at least for the first few months. Luckily, I took some notes to help others as we find our way into … Continue reading Dick Pics & Unicorns: The Reality of Online Dating