Lawyers are a Girls Best Friend, Not Diamonds…Zsa Zsa Gabor
Surviving Divorce

Lawyers are a Girls Best Friend, Not Diamonds…Zsa Zsa Gabor

I like this quote, and I can relate to its meaning now that I have experienced the depth of its truth. If you find yourself in the throws of an unwanted and unexpected separation and pending divorce as I did, please hire an experienced attorney.  Do this sooner rather than later.  I regret taking my … Continue reading

Spiritual Short Story. The Carrot The Egg The Coffee
Surviving Divorce

Spiritual Short Story. The Carrot The Egg The Coffee

I found this short story on a site called Spiritual Short Stories. The title of the story and the author are unknown.  As I read the story,  I thought of myself and others that have experienced pain and despair caused by an unwanted and unnecessary divorce. The Story A young woman went to her grandmother and told … Continue reading

Beware The Narcissist, The Beginning The Journey The Joy
Surviving Divorce

Beware The Narcissist, The Beginning The Journey The Joy

I never really understood the meaning of Narcissism.  There was no mention in primary or secondary school.  I don’t remember mention of it in my psych classes in nursing school.  How can we protect ourselves from something we don’t know or understand?  With that in mind, I will be doing a series of quotes from … Continue reading

Ways to Reduce Stress.  Try Reading.
Surviving Divorce / The Journey

Ways to Reduce Stress. Try Reading.

Here is a quote in regard to reading and stress relief that I found online….. “Reading worked best, outshining other stress-reduction techniques like listening to music, taking a walk or having a cup of tea. Stress levels declined by 68 percent after participants read for just six minutes, leading Lewis to say, “Losing yourself in … Continue reading