Living Apart Together

Living Apart Together

When two people are in love with each other, the natural next step is for them to live together. However, for many couples, living apart together is the way to go. What is living apart together? It is just like it sounds. It is when a couple is in a romantic relationship but living at separate addresses. Living apart together …

Reasons to Remarry After Divorce

Reasons to Remarry After Divorce

After dealing with tumultuous marriages, many couples get divorced and say, “Never again.” There are others, however, who say, “Never say never!” They love the idea of being in love. They believe in love and soulmates. They think there is a chance of happily ever after, even after being married to someone for many years. People respond to divorce differently. …

Dealing With In-Laws

Dealing With In-Laws

When people mention in-laws, it is not uncommon to see them shudder or cower in fear. Nothing seems to invoke rage in a marriage like a meddling mother-in-law or a know-it-all father-in-law. Go online or talk to friends and you will quickly see that hating your in-laws is a common theme. You may not get along with other people in …

Will You Regret Your Divorce

Will You Regret Your Divorce?

Many people are miserable in their marriages. There is no more communication. Everything is a fight. You have nothing in common. You wish you had the strength to leave. Nobody wants to be a quitter, but some people stay married because they are afraid they might regret a divorce. Are you in the same boat? Or do you really feel …

Do Children Cause Divorce?

Do Children Cause Divorce?

When couples get divorced, they often worry about how it will affect the children. But what if your kids are the ones contributing to the divorce?  Think it’s not possible? Think again. Think back to your marriage before you had kids. Was it happier? Did you and your spouse get along better back then? More than likely, you answered “yes” …

What is a Divorce Coach and Do You Need One?

What is a Divorce Coach and Do You Need One?

Anyone who has been through a divorce knows that it is a complicated process. There is a lot to untangle from a marriage, especially if you have children and a lot of assets. A divorce can be especially upsetting when the marriage has lasted decades.  Getting divorced is time-consuming. It involves a lot of details. It causes a roller coaster …

Do the Rich Have Lower Divorce Rates?

Do the Rich Have Lower Divorce Rates?

Money is the cause of fights in almost every marriage. There never seems to be enough. Bills are piling up. The car broke down. The dog needs to go to the vet. The kids need braces. It is always something. But even when there is enough money, that does not keep couples together. Even billionaires get divorced. Jeff Bezos and …

Lack of Commitment in a Marriage

Lack of Commitment in a Marriage

When you first get into a relationship, you start to develop feelings of love. Once that relationship progresses and it turns into an engagement, that is when things get heavy. After all, your relationship is no longer casual. It is now a commitment.  Commitment can be a scary word for a lot of people. Being committed to someone means sharing …

Effects of Divorce After a Lengthy Marriage

Effects of Divorce After a Lengthy Marriage

When a couple has been married for just a few years before deciding to divorce, the process is often fairly easy, especially if there are no children involved. The parties split assets and move on, in most cases never seeing each other again. It is almost like they were never married at all.  Unfortunately, not all divorces are like this. …

Avoid Marital Issues as a Caregiver

Avoid Marital Issues as a Caregiver

You probably live a busy life as a married woman with kids and a career. Being a caregiver to a parent on top of everything else can push you over the edge. Many women are in this situation and it is tough. It takes them away from their job and their family, causing immense stress. Caregivers often feel as though …