Posts made in July, 2016

A to Z of divorce – E is for Energy

Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in A-Z, All, during divorce articles

A to Z of divorce – E is for Energy

How to manage your energy in divorce ‘Energy?’, you ask, ‘In divorce? – But I don’t have any!’ Divorce is a life event that can sap your energy, leave you hanging on by your fingertips and crush your soul. It doesn’t have to, but it can. I generally try to keep my articles upbeat with a generous sprinkling of reality (relentlessly cheerful self-help articles put my pancreas on sugar overload). I definitely don’t want to do articles like misery memoirs! But divorce is, it has to be said, gruelling. Let’s take a quick look at why, then I’ll give...

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Changing Careers after Divorce

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in All, during divorce articles, post divorce articles

Changing Careers after Divorce

Changing Careers after Divorce By Paula Gardner Along with death and the empty nest, divorce is one of the big life moments that often instigates a change of career. However, it’s not the same story for every woman. For some it may be because there is a new financial reality and they have to up the ante to pay the bills. Others may decide that they want to spend more time with their children to help through this transition. And there are those that are using this time to review everything in their life, and realign their goal and actions with what really matters to them. However, career...

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Keeping divorce simple

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in All, before divorce articles, during divorce articles

Keeping divorce simple

In an ideal world divorce would be simple if both of you agree over the children, have no assets and don’t want divorce to be difficult, then it should be very easy! But usually divorce isn’t simple, or easy. It gets difficult when you have children, who have to be “shared”. One parent often gets all the responsibility of organising the school run and getting the sports kit together, and sees the other parent getting all the fun bits. The other parent wonders how many days they can take their children to the zoo or the burger bar. So how do you keep divorce simple?...

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