Category Archives: Divorce

I wonder what the implications are of this: Elements of Style

Lately I’ve been wondering about the term ex. If you are divorced there is someone in your life that has assumed this moniker. There are men in my past that fall under the title of old boyfriend; which sorta connotes residual fondness, a cherished memory. Perhaps we outgrew each other but I still think of that person as some integral charater in a chapter of my life. Ex is different. It not just a former somebody from another time in your life, it encompasses a whole life you built with someone….

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The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is. – George Bernard Shaw

dmo 1 2015-08-21 13:10:04.42

Wow: How Growing Back My Bush Helped Me Embrace My Womanhood

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Photographer: Craig White

One month before I went to a nude beach for the first time at 59, I started dreaming up ways to camouflage my private parts, scars, p…

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Bureaucrats write memoranda both because they appear to be busy when they are writing and because the memos, once written, immediately become proof that they were busy. – Charles Peters

dmo 1 2015-08-21 07:10:04.44

Curiouser and curiouser: Josh Duggar Admits To Cheating On Wife After His Ashley Madison Profile Is Discovered

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Josh Duggar, who was forced to resign from his position as executive director of the conservative and anti-gay group Family Research Council Action when he admitted that as a teenage…

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Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better – Hermann Hesse

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Hopefully this doesn’t keep anyone awake at night: Thinking of Asking a Woman When She’s Going to Have Kids? Don’t.

I am a single twentysomething living and working in New York City; I like yoga, running, hanging out with friends, pursuing hobbies and binge-watching television shows on Netflix. My current lifestyle sounds like that of countless other single twentysomethings living in New York City — yet there is one thing random people seem to want to change, and they seem to ask me about it on a consistent basis. It feels like I get asked about this one aspect of my life more than any other, but maybe that’…

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Do not condemn the judgement of another because it differs from your own. You may both be wrong. – Dandemis

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This is a little unpredictable: 6 Things No One Tells You About Long-Distance Relationships

The story never gets old: A girl meets a boy. They fall head over heels in love to realize later on one is bound to leave somewhere far.

My story, however, comes with a little twist. I traveled nearly 6,000 miles from home to get lost in thick Indonesian jungles with a person living in my hometown. Yet, moving to France in just a month after we return from the trip.

While I des…

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Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else’s can shorten it. – Cullen Hightower

dmo 2 2015-08-20 13:10:05.99

This might be worth a closer look: Back-to-School for Kids of Divorce

Getting a new school year off to a good start, with both parents on the same page, can influence children’s attitude, confidence, and performance both socially and academically. The transition from summer to back-to-school can be difficult. It can be even more trying when it’s the first year back to school after a divorce. My kids are going back to school in a week with the added twist of now living at two different houses. Although my ex and I separated in January, we did not have a regular vis…

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A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward. – Jean Paul Richter

dmo 1 2015-08-20 13:10:05.02

I wonder what the implications are of this: Hackers Claim To Dump Ashley Madison User Data Online

By Alastair Sharp and Josephine Mason

TORONTO, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Hackers dumped online personal details of more than a million users of infidelity website AshleyMadison.com, tech websites reported on Tuesday, the latest high-profile cyber attack that threatens to wreak strife in relationships across the globe.

After threatening to release salacious details on as many as 37 million customers of the website, which uses the slogan “Life is short. Have an affair,…

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Insanity in individuals is something rare – but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule. – Friedrich Nietzsche

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Interesting: Everything You Need To Know About Moving On After An Affair

 Moving on with your life after you’ve been cheated on can feel like an impossible task — especially if your S.O. decides to stay with his or her affair partner. 

First, you need to give yourself permission to feel everything: bitterness, sorrow, confusion, rage (in moderation). 

But at some point you need to move on and not let the affair define you. Below, experts on the subject of infidelity share their best advice for letting …

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The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. – Paul Valery

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