Do You Need to Worry About Love Bombing?
It could be the dream that turns into a nightmare. When a new romantic partner showers you with gifts and attention, you may feel like you’ve found “the one.” Someone who calls or texts constantly, overwhelms you with compliments, and makes grand romantic gestures may seem too good to be true. If the actions are…CONTINUE READING
Review the Checklist for Divorce in Ohio
This January, instead of the usual new year’s resolution to diet or exercise, you may have something much more serious on your mind. You may be contemplating or already in the midst of a divorce. Not only were the holidays a challenge, but now you’re facing a year of uncertainty. One way to reduce stress…CONTINUE READING
Navigating the Holidays During a Divorce
December has been designated as “Stress-Free Family Holidays Month.” While it may seem impossible to combine the terms “stress-free,” “family,” and “holidays” all in the same sentence, it is possible to reduce your level of anxiety during the holidays season, even when you are going through something as traumatic as a divorce. Let Go of…CONTINUE READING
In Honor of National Fondue Month…Who Gets the Fondue Pot in Divorce?
Did you know that November is National “Fun with Fondue” Month? Cheese fondue is thought to have originated with economical Swiss country folk looking for a way to use up hard cheese and stale bread. While the French usually get credit for creating steak fondue, chocolate fondue was invented in New York City in the…CONTINUE READING
Who Keeps the Golf Club Membership in a Divorce?
The golf club is where you and your kids relax with friends－it is where you belong. So when you go through a divorce, does one partner get to continue enjoying the benefits while the other spouse misses out? Or is the membership something they must share or divide? How can you place an economic value…CONTINUE READING
Don’t Lose Sleep Over Your Divorce
When you’re facing divorce and the stress it brings, you might be having trouble getting sleep, and that can increase your stress exponentially. However, it is possible to get better sleep during your divorce, even if you’re facing anxiety or depression. Tips to Improve Your Sleep During Divorce Divorce is a rollercoaster of emotions, and it…CONTINUE READING
Who Gets Custody of the Family Pet?
Pets are part of the family. So when a marriage crumbles, it’s not surprising one of the first questions that come up is, “Who gets to keep Fluffy?” The undeniable emotion connected to our “fur babies” often involves a sentiment level that can be hard to balance in divorce. Many couples do not know where…CONTINUE READING
CAN I DATE DURING THE DIVORCE PROCESS?
Getting a divorce, whether you initiated it or not, can be a lonely process that can sometimes make you feel unworthy of love. To combat these feelings, many often quickly reenter the dating scene. After all, finding someone new who adores all the things your spouse eventually found fault in is a massive ego boost.…CONTINUE READING
‘TIS THE SEASON FOR DIVORCE: INCREASED DIVORCE RATES AFTER THE HOLIDAY SEASON
For many people, the holiday season is associated with family, togetherness, and joy. At least, that is what the holidays are marketed as. Near the Christmas and New Year holidays, many people decide to take big vacations with their families and significant others. However, this is not necessarily a universal understanding. THE POSSIBLE CONNECTION BETWEEN…CONTINUE READING
MISSTEPS TO AVOID DURING THE DIVORCE PROCESS
The divorce process is fraught with a vast spectrum of emotions, such as anger, disappointment, sadness, resentment, and relief. It also involves a substantial amount of complex paperwork and, depending on your circumstances, might require a whole host of experts to comb through your finances, especially if you are going through a high asset divorce.…CONTINUE READING