May 23, 2019
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Admittedly when I first realized I was about to get divorced it was all I could think or talk about.   Having been blindsided by my husband’s desire to leave and the speed in which he left, I was left scrambling to pick up the pieces.  Emotionally scared and confused by his yearning to jump ship, I…

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May 15, 2019
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What does the new property division legislation mean for Alberta families going through a separation?  Did you know that there is currently no legislation in Alberta to regulate the division of property between unmarried couples? This means that separating couples have no statutory guidance on how to split their assets, which can result in more…

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May 09, 2019
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I wanted to get a divorce from my husband.  We had been together since we were 19, got married at 23 and had 2 beautiful kids.  I was an extremely supportive wife throughout our 20 years of marriage – I had my career and allowed my husband to figure out his passion.    He had a few start-up companies…

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April 17, 2019
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So you have decided to end your marriage? Surely you have good enough reasons for this important decision, but explaining that to your children might be one of the hardest things you will ever do. If you have ever heard of “The Butterfly Effect” (not the film), this would be the prime example of it….

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April 12, 2019
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Be open to getting fixed up by friends, as well as online dating apps and dating sites, as that is how people meet today. Be smart about it and never go home with someone you meet online until you get to know them better. On a first date, make sure you don’t talk about your…

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March 11, 2019
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I am two years into my Divorce and have found that writing has been my greatest comfort and one of the only ways I have been able to maintain my sanity.  I have decided to share my story with Divorce Angels with the hopes that I can provide insight, help and awareness for those going…

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March 07, 2019
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I am recently divorced and new to the dating world after 20 years of marriage. I am past my Divorce and happy with where I am at in my life. I am ready to start dating and find someone to spend my time with. My children encouraged me to go on Social Media – Instagram,…

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March 05, 2019
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What Category Are You In? Spousal support, or alimony as it is often referred to on TV and in the movies, is often part of a divorce.  However, despite how long parties have been married for, there is rarely any guarantee that either a husband or a wife will be entitled to spousal support.  In…

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March 04, 2019
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When I met my husband 30 years ago he was an aspiring law student. The majority of our courting took place in the library and study halls while he crammed for his law exams. I remember thinking how proud I was to be dating such an intelligent man! Josh proposed the day he graduated and…

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