According to ‘statistics’ about 1/5th of all people in relationships can’t decide whether to stay or leave. That’s 2 people in every 10 in a relationship are not sure whether they want to stay with their partner. Now every relationship has it’s moments when things are pretty rocky, life, work, kids and unexpected events deal some […]
In most relationships, whether they be with a spouse, family and friends or work colleagues we compromise ourselves in some way, to either keep the peace, avoid confrontation or to be accepted, liked and even loved.
Divorce is devastating for everyone involved, but lessening that pain may be possible if we avoid the most common pitfalls along the way. By Jo Hartley
Divorce is one of the most stressful things anyone can go through, and it’s not hard to see why. With assets to split, child custody arrangements to be made if you have kids and an emotional rollercoaster to ride, it’s not for the faint-hearted.
My parents separated when I was 19, Dad moved on with his new lady, I saw him twice over the next 20 years. He passed away unexpectedly and when we asked his ‘wife’ if we could have his photos she declined. I have two photos of my dad, no family photos including photos of my […]
A break up can become a real crisis for most people, the pain is very intense and when I think about myself at that time I knew I was ‘out of control.’ I have heard it described as a death and I think that can be how it feels for many of us, whether you […]