Divorce

The Four Things I Know About Midlife Divorce

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April 3, 2014
midlife divorce, gray divorce, boomer divorce

People over 50 are divorcing in higher numbers than ever before, annd women are leading the charge - filing in greater numbers than men. I’ve designed a brief, anonymous survey for divorced women 40 and over- it's still open if you want to chime in.
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Four Tips To Make Sense of Online Dating Emails

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April 3, 2014
4 Tips for online dating email

What should I write? Is it okay to delete an email without responding? If you've ever been in online dating email hell, here are 4 tips...
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I Tried A Threesome And I Liked it!

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March 27, 2014
I tried a threesome

I encourage you to come from a place of YES in dating. Try something new this weekend. Get out of your comfort zone.
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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Conscious Uncoupling: AKA Divorce

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March 27, 2014
Image courtesy of Getty

I was secretly smug and delighted that the doyenne of all things perfect and unattainable was about to enter the world of all things that pretty much suck.
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Single vs Divorced: What’s Really Different?

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March 20, 2014
single versus divorced

I wanted to feel different...as in better, when I got divorced...but I just felt tired.
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The Courage To Walk Away From A Marriage

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March 6, 2014
divorced

When I attended my 10th high school reunion I was already divorced from my first husband and sporting a ring from the man who would soon become husband number 2.
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Making Sense of Dating After Divorce

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February 27, 2014
boomer dating, dating after divorce

Dating after divorce is not exactly the same as dating in your twenties. Here are some of the key differences...
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Do I Still Care?

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February 27, 2014
bitterpill

The last text message we exchanged was so acrimonious that I impulsively deleted not only the string of messages, but the entire contact from my address book
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Boomers Now Twice As Likely To Divorce

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February 25, 2014
boomer divorce

20 or 30 years of a life ahead of you is too long not to do try something else.
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When Is It Time To Stop Pushing Yourself?

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February 20, 2014
When is it time to let go

I never felt like it was OK to be where I was - either physically or emotionally - and that may have explained why I was always so damn exhausted.
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Is It Ever Okay to Have Sex With Your Ex?

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February 20, 2014
sex with an ex, sex with an ex boyfriend, regretting sex, regret in bed

Whether you're 25 or 55, this is very important. Please, take this advice to heart and share this post with your adult daughters.
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Botox Budget Slashed Post Divorce!

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February 18, 2014
no more botox

The wrinkles returned...I missed my Botox more than I missed my husband
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10 Steps To Rebuilding A Life You Love After Divorce

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February 6, 2014
10 steps to rebuild your life

Make new friends who mirror the life you want to lead now.Your friends have a direct influence on your quality of life. You may have to let go...
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Divorcing Your Friends

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February 6, 2014
divorcing friends

One needs to be a bit proactive in divorcing the people in your life who have become deadwood. The problem is divorcing one's friends can be as logistically and emotionally complex as ending a marriage.
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Soothing Stress With Chocolate

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January 30, 2014
the chocolate-stress connection

My marriage was in shreds, I felt like I had no control and no purpose, and seeking instant relief from the complex feelings, I began scrounging in the cabinet for some stray piece of chocolate….
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Best Divorce Advice I Ever Got

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January 11, 2014
best divorce advice better after 50

At age 45, I was at the end of a 19-year marriage, and this is the advice I got that changed everything.
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How Would You Feel If Your Ex Got Cancer?

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January 9, 2014
How would you feel if your ex got cancer?

Upon hearing this news, the last thing I was expecting to feel was a deep sadness.
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A New Year, A New Ex

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January 2, 2014
ex husband cartoon

I decided to add an addendum to my list of resolutions for the new year: let go of all the negative baggage from previous relationships and stop letting my exes define even a part of who I am...
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5 Keys For Staying Happy (and Sexy) In the New Year

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January 2, 2014
being happy and sexy

To be happier, refocus your life by considering the following tips.
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Best of 2013: Still Married After 50

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December 30, 2013
separate bedrooms

This year, the most popular Still Married After 50 articles had a bit of an edge....
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