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Back At Square One

When the rug gets pulled out from under you and you find yourself Back At Square One, it’s hard. Finding yourself uncoupled and adding in that you’ve now got some years under your belt, life looks different. You’re not the … Continue reading

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It’s A Beautiful Day!

So I woke up this morning with this song in my head.  I love Michael Buble’s voice and I was thinking that it was an inspiring song and so I was smiling to myself.  I decided to play it on … Continue reading

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How To Move On From Divorce

A sweet blogging friend of mine asked for advice in her latest blog, Am I Brave Enough? and I’m honored that she mentioned my blog since we have experienced similar situations.  She says: If you have any practical, spiritual or … Continue reading

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When Divorce is Hard, Concentrate on Gratitude

I know, you’re probably thinking I have no business in preaching that you should be finding something to be grateful for when things are so chaotic in your life.  I remember thinking the very same way when someone said that … Continue reading

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Something’s Gotta Give

I relaxed and watched one of my favorite movies last night – Something’s Gotta Give.  Have you ever seen it?  It’s a good one for the divorced over 50 crowd.  Oh my gosh, I giggled and smiled while I enjoyed … Continue reading

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First Divorced Christmas

I awoke at 5am this morning because I couldn’t sleep.  I put the gifts under the tree, watered it and turned on the Christmas lights as I sat in the dark.  There aren’t a lot of presents under the tree, … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Healing Time After Divorce

If you have experienced a divorce, you know that it hurts.  Whether you’re the leaver or the one left, it’s hard.  Frankly, I think it’s harder to be the one left in any relationship, but the leaver has difficulty too.  … Continue reading

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No More Taunting Memories

I’ll be honest, there’s a downside to decorating for Christmas.  It’s separating your present from your past.  Even though there’s a freedom in decorating my way, I found a few little treasures that I’d forgotten that I had packed away … Continue reading

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No More Clutching, I Let Go

I clutch the phone tightly in my hand as the anger flows and then ebbs.  What I want to write in response to the text would not put me on Santa’s good list, at all.  In fact, coal would probably … Continue reading

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