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Remarriage Preparation This is One of the Worst Reasons For ..

No one plans to get divorced on their wedding date.   Everyone has great expectations for a “happily ever after. "  But if you've already experienced a divorce,  exchanging vows the second ..
(October 15, 2008)
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Remarriage Preparation - Why Time is on Your Side As You ..

Remarriage is one of those life altering decisions.   It's not something most people decide on a whim.   So if this is the case, why do so few people actively prepare for it?  Research shows us ..
(September 18, 2008)
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Step Family Day - Yes, There is Such a Holiday!

Step Family Day is September 16th!  Anybody ever heard of this holiday?  Not too many people have.   That doesn't diminish it's importance, however.   With step families quickly becoming the most .
(September 10, 2008)
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Remarriage Preparation Why I Dont Like the Idea of Living ..

Cohabitation is the formal term for living together these days. I know I'm taking a rather controversial stand on this and may offend some people, but I think it's important to bring this up. More ..
(July 24, 2008)
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Dating After Divorce - Be Prepared For Your Kids' Questions ..

Dating after divorce causes many reactions. Some of the biggest reactions will be from your children. Today, let's take a look at some of the potential reactions to help you prepare yourself rather ..
(July 18, 2008)
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Parenting -Safety Tips For Traveling With Your Children

Parenting in today's world is scary at times. There are so many bad things that can happen to our children it's a wonder more parents aren't walking around in a constant state of anxiety. As it's ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Life After Divorce - Easing Those Parenting Time Transitions

Divorce causes many changes in our lives. One of the biggest changes has to do with parenting. Since both parents are no longer living under the same roof, parenting time schedules must be ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Step Family Success - How to Keep Your Step Family & Marriage ..

Step families are different. A lot of people incorrectly assume they will look, feel and act like any other family. WRONG! They are distinctly unique. Because of this, the way you approach them has ..
(July 04, 2008)
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Successful Remarriage - How to Keep Your Marriage & Step ..

Step family life can be very chaotic. Because of this it's easy for the marriage itself to get lost in the shuffle. Trust me, you DON"T want this to happen!! Yes, it's important to focus on helping ..
(June 30, 2008)
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Remarriage Preparation - Changes You Need to Make Now - Before .

Remarriage is a big undertaking. So many different emotions can be felt all at once that it can almost seem overwhelming! Making sure you push past those emotions and look at things rationally ..
(June 30, 2008)
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Dating After Divorce - Finding a Balance Between Being a ..

Divorce changes us. No matter whose decision it is to end a marriage, we are different than we used to be. This is a key characteristic to recognize as you begin dating again. You are not the same ..
(June 21, 2008)
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Remarriage Preparation - How to Grow and Good Relationship For .

Preparing for a remarriage is a long process. I was thinking about it yesterday while planting a garden with my children. While going through all the necessary steps to create a healthy garden, I ..
(June 21, 2008)
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Divorce - Don't Lead a Wasted Life After Your Divorce

Divorce can leave a lot of scars if you choose to let it. I was talking to a friend yesterday who was complaining about her mother in law. I felt so sad after talking to her because of the wasted ..
(June 21, 2008)
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Parents! Summer's Comin' - What are You Going to Do with the ..

Calling all parents! Have you realized yet that there's just about one month of school left? No, really I'm serious! Am I the only one who thinks this school year has blown by? Now is the time to be ..
(April 21, 2008)
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Life After Divorce - What Exactly Do People Mean When They ..

Divorce shakes things up. I know many of you are thinking, “That's an understatement!" You've probably already heard from countless people how it will be ok and that you just need to focus on ..
(April 21, 2008)
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Remarriage Communication - This is THE Most Important ..

As you prepare for your remarriage, an important task is to take inventory of your strengths as a couple and what work you still need to do. Communication skills are a very important area to evaluate .
(April 14, 2008)
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Remarriage Success - 6 Key Ingredients to Creating a ..

Great marriages don't happen by accident. They require a lot of hard work. When you're a step couple, it's the same work plus some. There's not a lot of good information available specifically for ..
(April 14, 2008)
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Remarriage Communication - How To "Read" Between the Lines In ..

Communicating effectively is necessary in every aspect of our lives in order to be successful. No where is it more important than in our personal relationships. Friendships and marriages end every ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Busy Families - Ways to Connect With Your Family Even When ..

Let's face it, life is crazy these days. I recently got a “mom's calendar" which has columns for each family member so I know who needs to go where, when. Even with all the chaos, making time ..
(April 07, 2008)
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Remarriage Preparation & Communication - Don't Forget to Do ..

"We never communicated. " I can't even begin to tell you how many times I've heard that as the reason for couples divorcing. The problem is that “communication" has become such a buzzword from ..
(April 07, 2008)
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Dating After Divorce - The Danger of Not Waiting Until You're ..

The decision to date after divorce is a big one, especially if you have children. Many complications can be added to your life and you need to make sure you're prepared for these. Now, keep in mind ..
(April 02, 2008)
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Divorce & Your Ex-Spouse - Are You Crazy? You Want Me to Do ..

Are you sick and tired of fighting and arguing with your ex-spouse? Is it affecting your kids and keeping you stuck in the past instead of able to move forward with your life? Unfortunately a lot of ..
(March 26, 2008)
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Divorce & Your Ex-Spouse - The Key to a Healthy Co-Parenting ..

Relationships with an ex-spouse can be tense to say the least. When you have children together though, it's so important to be able to try to get along at least long enough to co-parent. That may ..
(March 25, 2008)
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Divorce & Your Ex-Spouse - These Special Words Will Improve ..

Just the term “ex-spouse" typically makes people a little uncomfortable doesn't it? Images of angry, vindictive people usually come to mind. It doesn't have to be that way though. There are ..
(March 24, 2008)
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Life After Divorce - Steps You Can Take to Improve Your ..

Let's just face it after a divorce, relationships with the ex-spouse can be a little strained. If you're one of the fortunate few who has always had a great relationship with their ex, then kudos for .
(March 20, 2008)
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