Do it for YOU!

So many of our readers have shared with us that they are finding it really difficult to move past the hurt of their ex leaving. We keep reading about how bothered you are with how your ex is now conducting him/herself in their new single life. We understand the anger and frustration you are feeling… Read more »

Dirty Little Secret of Divorce

Depending on where you are at in your divorce you will read this next statement and either gasp with horror or agree wholeheartedly…. One of the best upsides of divorce is the freedom you have on the weeks/weekends/nights that you do NOT have your children. Known as the “Dirty Little Secret about Divorce” this benefit… Read more »

Guilt of Divorce

So many of our readers punish themselves for breaking up their family. Worried their children will never be normal and will suffer extreme anxieties as a result of the divorce. We understand you would prefer keeping your family together and we totally get that a non-divorced family is easier to navigate. But don’t be fooled… Read more »

“Happily Ever After” – Post Divorce

We launched Divorce Angels with the intent of being here to support you, inspire you to get off the couch, and start believing in yourself again – with the ultimate goal of finding your new “happily ever after”! So does this feel possible for you or just seem like a load of crap? Well listen… Read more »

The dreaded “Pick Up”

OK … we get it…. you absolutely despise the “Pick Up”. It represents all things you no longer control. Everything about it vexes your soul… * The kids running out excited to see your Ex * Even worse when they run out to see your Ex’s new partner * The loneliness you are about to… Read more »

What happens when your child chooses to be with the other parent?

When children become adolescents, they may want to be with their other parent. This can be very painful for the custodial parent, who may take it personally. In most cases however, the child’s motive is to have a first-hand experience of their other parent, especially if there has been a separation. They may have been… Read more »

Brave Face

“You’ve got to get up every morning with a smile on your face, And show the world all the love in your heart, then people gonna treat you better. You’re gonna find, yes, you will, That you’re beautiful as you feel.”….. Carole King It’s time to get up It’s time to stop wallowing It’s time… Read more »

Seeing the Forest through the Trees

Let this be your mantra throughout your divorce.  Especially if you have children! If you don’t already know, let Divorce Angels be the first to tell you that you won’t make it through your divorce without compromising -A lot! As with marriage, in your divorce you will need to be flexible and you will have… Read more »

Ain’t it the truth!

Honestly…… that’s really how life goes. Divorced or not…. people move with you and against you. Best advice we ever got was finding happiness within yourself. When you are confident and content, people and opportunities will come your way. We understand it’s a hard fight but we also know that once you move past the… Read more »

Beware of trying to “make it up” to your children

Guilt is not a good basis for parenting. We know it’s tough to be tough on your kids when you feel so damn guilty for breaking up the family but you need to return to “parenting” as soon as you are emotionally able. Keep in mind that your parenting role may shift and may not… Read more »

Quest for the “Perfect” Family on Social Media!

If you are like most of our readers, you are scrolling through your instagram and facebook feeds and getting anxiety over the countless images of “perfect” families. It does seem that everyone is posting shots of their families colour-coordinated on the ski slopes, locked hand in hand on the beach, smiling at one another, making… Read more »