Chances are, you never thought you’d have another first kiss. You didn’t think you’d need to figure out what you talk about on a date, or how in the world people actually seem to get together; it all feels alien. But now, you can date again! What an opportunity! What an absolute minefield. Now if you’re hoping I am about to reveal these secrets you’d better stop reading. I’m as clueless as the next person when it comes to knowing those things. So perhaps these are more pre-dating words of potential wisdom. Divorce though, does open up the possibility of … Continue reading A-Z of Divorce: D…is for Dating
“…We are jealous over our children’s lives. Beware of straying across the boundary into envy, or even of competing with your child’s success…”
An honest look at the danger of envy and competition in our lives – with our own children.
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Originally posted on the entirety of divorce:
I like to talk. This is unlikely to be a revelation. There is little I like more than a good heart-to-heart and a laugh with a trusted friend, especially if the event involves… Continue reading A-Z of Divorce: C is for Counselling
“Here is a key.” The door was proverbially open; literally once I unlocked it. The offer was extended to come in whenever I needed to, day or night, and make myself at home: I moved in the next day. They … Continue reading A-Z of Divorce: B…is for Belonging
Hands up, who else sang this in their head with an extended ‘s’, a la The Jungle Book’s Kaa? I’m glad it’s not just me. Trust. Putting our faith in something. Maybe it’s a logical decision, maybe it’s based on … Continue reading Trust in me…