Escrow! What in the World is It??

What in the world is Escrow? I have heard this word thrown around on many occasions and had no idea what it was. Many of us involved in a separation and divorce or even the death of a spouse find ourselves dealing with many things we have never had to deal with before. One of…

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Divorce in the News-“Divorce is Genetic”. I Say Hogwash!

I Divorce in the News-“Divorce is Genetic”I say-Hogwash! I was reading an article that speaks of the possibility that divorce may be genetic.  I found the article on The Sacramento Bee Divorce May Be Genetic.  The study focuses on families of divorce and the outcome of adopted children vs. biological children of the families going through a…

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Journal Prompt-Describe Your Best Snow Day!

Journal Prompt for a Snowy Day I remember as a child growing up in Pennsylvania that we loved our snow days. My parents would prepare for snow by putting up snow fences to place the snow drifts where they wanted them. I think this made them feel some control over the impending blizzards. My dad…

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Quote of the Month for February 2021

 A Quote for February 2021 I don’t know how many times I have not participated in an event or activity because my focus was on what could go wrong. I think this is exacerbated by the anxiety that is caused by an unwanted divorce. Yes, things can go wrong in every aspect of our lives…

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Divorce Diversion-A Few February Celebrations

 There are several things to celebrate in February.  I searched and selected a few special days that I wanted to focus on in this post.  Yes, I know I am late on a few, but better late than never.  You can celebrate these days whenever the time is right for you.  So, Happy February Celebrations.…

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Divorce-Mending What Should Not Have Been Broken

“Divorce, the death of a family” KathieyV  I had the opportunity to visit the Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC.  Every time I visit, I find something unique.  The exhibit that caught my eye on this particular day was a piece, or should I say “pieces,” of art called Bride.   It was explained to…

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Monthly Motivation-I Will Sing in the Morning

“I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble.” Psalms 59:16New International Version Oh, how I loved to sing.  I remember as a little girl my parents, and I were at the home of family friends.  I was standing on…

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Divorce Diversion-My Five Book Reading Wrap-Up

Join me for my five book reading wrapup! (There is an Amazon link to each book.  If you are interested in a bit more information, just click on the link.  I am an Amazon Affiliate.  If you click on the link and buy anything at all, I get a percent of the sale at no…

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Stress Relief-Try Chewing Gum

  Chewing Gum for Stress Relief I remember chewing gum as a kid.  I also remember that kids chewing gum, making teachers and parents mad. I would pop my gum, and my brothers would get mad at me.  I would chew gum in class, and my teachers would get mad at me.  I would find gum under my…

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