My Divorce Journey-Looking Back To The Early Days, The Beginning, The Pain

I am looking back at the posts I made at the beginning of my divorce journey.  Here is one I wrote in the early weeks after my husband unexpectedly left me.  This was written on 7/29/13 Another rough week. I have learned that my situation can throw you into depression, which seems to have happened…

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Divorce in the News Sept 9, 2022

Five of the latest divorce articles include, do you need a divorce in a common-law marriage in Texas, unplanned singlehood and finances, when should I contact a divorce attorney, co-parenting, and the average cost of a divorce. Sept 9, 2022 (click the title to go to the article) 1-Do I Need a Divorce For a…

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Weekly Quote-Turning Lemons into Lemonade

I know I am late to the party, but I just started watching This is Us on Hulu.  What an amazing show about families, their ups and downs, and their highs and lows.  This show reinforces that, yes, life has its challenges and its joys.  In times when life is difficult and leaves a very…

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Eight Steps to Help You Face Your Fear When You Are Not Feeling Brave

Based on a “Quote of the Week” about bravery in the face of fear, I have found 8 possible steps to help us through to the other side of that fear. Fear can be paralyzing. Instead of taking steps forward, you may choose denial and hide from the reality of the situation.  Hiding will not…

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Need Stress Relief? Try Eating Peaches

Stress can have many adverse effects on our minds and our body.  Many things can cause stress, and sometimes stress is beneficial, but many times stress is overwhelming.  With that in mind, I will be looking at ways to reduce stress in my life and hopefully also in yours.    Let’s get started… I have…

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Memories of My Divorce Journey, The Beginning. “Keep Looking Up Children”

I am going back to the beginning of my Divorce Recovery blog, which I started in 2013.  I will read my old posts and share them as I go back over my story.  It may be painful to relive the early days, but my hope is that it will help someone on the same or…

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Memories Of My Divorce Journey: What I learned in church this weekend…

I am going back to the beginning of my Divorce Recovery blog which I started in 2013.  I will read my old posts and share them as I go back over my story.  It may be painful to relive the early days but my hope is that it will help someone on the same or…

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An Unwanted Divorce and Feeling Left Out and What to do About it.

Feeling left out is an awful feeling. The feeling of sadness or rejection that accompanies this is a normal response to being excluded. The big question is how we handle this feeling in a healthy way? The Youtube Version There are many changes as we go through a divorce.  One such change is being left…

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Stress Relief-Feeling Stressed? Eat An Avocado!

Stress Relief. Are you Stressed? Eat an Avocado! I am going back over all my stress relief posts.  I am updating all of them as if I am starting again, and I am.  I am starting a new YouTube Channel, which has not gone live yet.  It will be called My Story My Divorce God’s…

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The Fine Art of Dining Out Alone As Told by a Divorced Woman-Me:-)

One thing that may be a bit scary or uncomfortable for the newly single is the prospect of eating out alone.  Over my years as a divorced woman I have taken myself out to eat on many occasions.  Let’s take a look at some helpful tips to help us on our dining solo adventure. Dining…

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