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A rebound relationship is one that occurs shortly after the divorce. If you move quickly from a long lasting relationship into another relationship then you are probably in a "rebound relationship."  A rebound relationship is a distraction. It's a connection to another person that keeps us…
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Tuesday, 09 April 2013 13:15
Domestic abuse is about control and power, usually a man getting and keeping control and power over a woman. To simplify it, someone who commits domestic abuse is a control freak, and for the sake of argument, we are going to use the pronoun “he.” An abuser can’t feel good about himself unless he…
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Wednesday, 19 September 2012 07:29
Here are some questions from bloggers. I hope my responses will be helpful!From Megan Thomas: Can you recommend some books to read for healing a relationship?There are a number of great books I'd recommend on this&
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Thursday, 13 September 2012 07:37
In case you missed Part 1, click here for my earlier countdown of the Top Ten Dirty Divorce Tricks, numbers 10 to 6.Here are numbers 5 to 1:  5. Spending money wildly, as a form of&
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Saturday, 19 May 2012 09:12
Nervous about that first post-divorce date? Don't worry. I have a few tips that will help you put your mind at ease so you can relax! Here are three Do's and three Don'ts of post-divorce dating: • DO remember that your first date after divorce is not about…
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Friday, 11 May 2012 10:16
For certain people, divorce — or even the thought of divorce — brings their very worst qualities to the fore.Divorce is an emotional rollercoaster. When people are really hurting, particularly if they have been “swapped” for somebody else, self-preservation becomes&
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Thursday, 10 May 2012 09:04
Like the old song says, breaking up is hard to do. Getting a divorce is even harder because you can't always cut your ex out of your life. Relationship author/expert Lisa Steadman offers the following five tips for healing and moving on after divorce. Create new boundaries with your…
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Saturday, 25 February 2012 07:51
Five years ago, one of my best friends got divorced. Her husband met another woman and left her and their two small boys. Heartbroken and alone, she and her kids moved in with my family while she tried to get her…
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Saturday, 14 January 2012 08:28
“Tell me,” asked Mrs Merton famously to the glamourous Debbie McGee about her well-known magician husband, “what was it that first attracted you to the millionaire Paul Daniels?”The image of the not so stunning but very&
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Friday, 13 January 2012 09:07
Why is your child not jumping for joy when they see stars in your eyes instead of tears? After months or even years of stress, sadness, and loneliness, how can your child not be thrilled to see you out on a Saturday night instead&
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Tuesday, 05 April 2011 09:46