Lessons Learned from Divorcing An Emotional Vampire

A co-authored article inspired by a real wife and mom’s experience with her ex-husband

A reader recently wrote in with this question:  “How do you deal with an emotional vampire?

She said she heard the phrase on the radio and when searching for the meaning, she discovered a book with the same title,  written by Dr. Albert J. Bernstien, Ph.D.  The reader went on to write:  


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Moving After Divorce: A Comprehensive Checklist

Unlike the popular perception, moving doesn’t need to be a stressful process. When moving due to divorce, you may feel overwhelmed. Your life may feel like it's going in all directions. So to help you keep the moving process manageable following your divorce, here are some things to remember:


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Starting Fresh: Interior Design and Decor Tips for Divorcees

There is no doubt that going through a divorce is a logistical mess with one of the main questions being “where am I going to live and how do we split up our stuff?”

Whether you’re moving out of your shared apartment or home after a divorce, or staying in the shared space and your partner is moving out, there can still be a positive spin on this momentous change!


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Protecting Your Future Before, During and After Divorce

In the midst of divorce, it is only natural to become overwhelmed by your emotions.

Ending a marriage, even under the best of circumstances, is hard. Often spouses feel deeply disappointed and afraid, and this disappointment and fear can naturally turn into anger at the other spouse.

As friends and family rally around to offer support, they sometimes make the mistake of criticizing the soon to be ex. All too often friends will try to build one party up by tearing the other party down.

Lawyers are notorious for offering support in this manner, encouraging parties to fight for more in...


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Divorcing and Selling Your House? Tips for Finding The Right Realtor

Written By Realtor, Michele Shuman | MS Property Partners @ Keller Williams Beverly Hills

Divorce is complicated, especially if you need to sell your home.  And, it is also probably the hardest thing you will have to do together, while separating your lives.

I really didn’t want to start a blog post like this, but it’s true. When over 50% of couples end up divorcing, how can it not be hard?  


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