10 Tips For Your Post Break-Up ‘Year of Firsts’

Written By Featured Guest Blogger (and our friend) Tara Fass L.M.F.T.

For the newly separated or divorced the 'Year of Firsts' is a kind of mourning. The most intense time of grieving is the first 365 days, though every year may present challenges.  Your ex's birthday, when they moved out or made it impossible to stay, the day you knew, "It's over;" all may conjure up sensitivities. 


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L.O.V.E. Redefined After Divorce

Written By Featured Guest Blogger (and our friend) Elizabeth Winkler, MA LMFT

Sanskrit has 96 words for love; ancient Persian has 80, Greek three, and English only one. This is indicative of the poverty of awareness or emphasis that we give to that tremendously important realm of feeling. Eskimos have 30 words for snow, because it is a life-and-death matter to them to have exact information about the element they live with so intimately. If we had a vocabulary of 30 words for love ... we would immediately be richer and more intelligent in this human element so close to our heart. An...


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3 Things Shania Twain Taught Us About Divorce

Shania Twain is best known as one of the queens of country and has won multiple Grammy awards, but it was her 2008 split from songwriter and producer Mutt Lange that was one of the most publicized moments in her career. With the release of "Now," her first album in 15 years, Twain is back in the public eye and what she has to say about the end of her marriage can serve as a reminder for anyone going through the process right now.


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