Category Archives: divorce

Navigate Healing Through A Breakup

I think after we’ve gone through a break up, we sometimes find ourselves in victim mode and feeling sad for ourselves being in our predicament.  We mourn the loss of love and what he/she meant to us.  We mourn the … Continue reading

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Romance On TV Vs. Reality

My group of friends and I were discussing how some people often feel disgruntled after Valentine’s Day because let’s be real.  Watch any movie or TV show (not only Hallmark mind you!) and there’s that zing between the couple and … Continue reading

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Easy Like Sunday Morning

I really like this song and I always have.  But when I read the lyrics, I mean, really read the lyrics, it’s sad.  But if you don’t concentrate on the lyrics and just sing un-mindfully, (is that a word?) there’s … Continue reading

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How Was Your Valentine’s Day?

How was it?  Did you celebrate with others or were you alone?  Did you celebrate with your SO (significant other) or your family?  How did it go? Well, here at Janie’s, it was quiet.  I talked to a few other … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Is A Big Reminder

We have these big holidays as reminders because it seems in our busy lives we forget the simplest gestures.  Behold!  Valentine’s Day…a grand reminder to reach out and say I love you and to show our appreciation for our partners … Continue reading

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A Healed Divorcee’s Valentine’s Day

I lamented my former husband’s leaving.  I wallowed in the grief, stunned by his sudden departure.  I had been dumped.  Left by him and his family and I suffered.  I couldn’t see past my grief no matter what I did, … Continue reading

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Have You Seen The Movie Letters To Juliet?

Flipping channels the other night, I came across a movie called Letters To Juliet and I started to watch it mid-way through until the end.  Then I went back to find another showing so I could watch it from the … Continue reading

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I’m Teary Today

It’s a drizzly day here so maybe that’s the reason.  Maybe the gloomy weather has me down.  Maybe it’s that there has been a lot of sadness in my life lately as three people passed away.  Not directly related to … Continue reading

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A Quiet Sunday

I have a mile long to-do list, but instead I’m sitting here writing.  I will really have to get started on the paperwork that I have let pile up this week, but that can wait.  Because I need a few … Continue reading

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