Category Archives: Happy Divorce

The One Thing to Remember as a Post-Divorce Parent

    If you share a child with your ex, you know the feeling of being forever bound to someone through parenthood even when the marriage itself has failed to stand the test of time.  Divorce is a fragile period for parents and children alike and establishing new dynamics can be daunting. When reflecting on their own behavior and decision making, single parents would do well to remember this simple maxim; YOU are the parent, THEY are the child. It may seem obvious, but this is one of the most common and least discussed pitfalls of being a single mom or dad. The stress of divorce can distort the emotional territories between parent and child and before either realizes it, the parent

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    Woman Celebrates her Divorce by Torching Wedding Dress at Garage Sale

      Sometimes marriage can be a burden, and divorce a cause for celebration. After going through a long and expensive legal proceeding, the separated couple has cause to enjoy their new-found freedom and peace. A Texas woman demonstrated this perfectly when she burned her wedding dress at a garage sale. It was a unique expression of freedom, a way to move forward and let go of her past. By burning the wedding dress, she burned the last remnants of her past relationship and became ready to move forward. Breaking free from the shackles of marriage Briana Barksdale, a 34-year old mother of two was officially granted a divorce on 31 January 2018 after excruciatingly long legal proceedings. When the divorce was

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