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Our Blog

How to make your divorce easier on the children

So you have decided to end your marriage? Surely you have good enough reasons for this important decision, […]

  April 17, 2019 - 7am
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10 Dating after Divorce Tips

Be open to getting fixed up by friends, as well as online dating apps and dating sites, as […]

  April 12, 2019 - 7am
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Hi, I am Jacqueline and this is my story…

I am two years into my Divorce and have found that writing has been my greatest comfort and […]

  March 11, 2019 - 8pm
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Is Anything/Anyone Real Anymore?

I am recently divorced and new to the dating world after 20 years of marriage. I am past […]

  March 07, 2019 - 7am
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Family Law 101: Spousal Support Basics

What Category Are You In? Spousal support, or alimony as it is often referred to on TV and […]

  March 05, 2019 - 7am
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Divorcing a Divorce Lawyer

When I met my husband 30 years ago he was an aspiring law student. The majority of our […]

  March 04, 2019 - 7am
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Where do I Start?

Choosing the Right Process to Restructure your Family after Separation. Family law is rarely just a legal issue.  When […]

  February 25, 2019 - 7am
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Growing Apart

My ex and I were perfect for each other in our young twenties.  In our late twenties, that […]

  February 19, 2019 - 7am
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Get a hobby they said…..

When my husband and I split up my friends and family were amazing. Truly amazing. I know how […]

  February 16, 2019 - 7am
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Ahhh… Valentine’s Day

Newly separated, this will be my first Valentine’s Day alone. I can’t stop thinking about this Hallmark created […]

  February 13, 2019 - 8am
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9 Tips for Sex after Divorce

Getting back out there after divorce is not an easy thing.  Sex after Divorce is a common concern […]

  February 09, 2019 - 11am
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Picking Up the Pieces

Life after divorce….. not easy! When your entire universe gets turned around and you think you will never […]

  November 27, 2018 - 4pm
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It takes Community to Support Survivors….

November is Family Violence Prevention Month in Alberta and throughout the Province different events are organized to raise […]

  November 15, 2018 - 7am
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Out of my way Woman!

You think you can just come into my family and take over? Are you for real? I birthed […]

  November 09, 2018 - 3pm
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Bringing Sexy Back…

So here I am three years post divorce and I’m ready to get my “sexy on”. I mean […]

  October 30, 2018 - 7am
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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

I need money but I am separated and all our funds are tied up in our matrimonial home. What can I do?

When it comes to divorce, nothing seems to come easy. One of the most difficult aspects is splitting […]

  March 22, 2019 - 8am
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Frequently Asked Questions

Common Misconceptions: What are the differences between Common Law Relationships and Marriage?

Married spouses and common law spouses have different rights in family law. In a common law relationship, one […]

  February 21, 2017 - 6am
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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I be Empowered Before, During, and After My Divorce? Watch a panel discussion.

It’s never easy when a marriage or significant relationship ends. Whatever the reason for the split – and […]

  December 12, 2016 - 8pm
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the steps my lawyer will take once I have hired him/ her?

#1 – Contacting your spouse or his/her lawyer The first step your family law lawyer will be taking in […]

  October 17, 2016 - 6am
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Frequently Asked Questions

Who Gets “Legal Custody” of the Family Pet After a Divorce?

Amidst the decisions that need to be made before and during a divorce, one potentially perplexing question is […]

  October 14, 2016 - 6am
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Frequently Asked Questions

What happens when both parties want to stay in the family home?

Q.  My husband and I have been married for 20 years. We have two children in high school […]

  October 02, 2016 - 8am
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there any Advantage to Filing for Divorce First?

In many divorce cases, it is clear to both parties what is coming. Sometimes, however, it blindsides a […]

  September 20, 2016 - 5am
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Frequently Asked Questions

How are child support payments decided during an Ontario Divorce?

Parents of a child in Ontario must provide financial support, regardless of whether or not they were married. […]

  September 20, 2016 - 4am
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Frequently Asked Questions

Cross-Canada Checkup: Property Rights on Marriage Breakdown and Death

Canadians are increasingly mobile within Canada. Former spouses relocate to a new province after a marriage breakdown to […]

  September 20, 2016 - 4am
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Frequently Asked Questions

Benefits of Mediation vs. Litigation

Litigation Mediation Costs The costs of litigating a divorce case vary widely, but are enormously more expensive than […]

  August 14, 2016 - 2am
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arbitration?

Arbitration is an alternative dispute resolution process, where an individual or tribunal acts in a judicial capacity, by […]

  April 20, 2016 - 3pm
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is involved in a Common Law/Cohabitation Separation in Canada?

There is a common misconception that the only difference between common law and married spouses is a “legal […]

  April 13, 2016 - 11am
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Frequently Asked Questions

What Happens in Divorce Mediation?

Instead of litigating the issues arising from separation, separating spouses can choose to agree to mediation.  Mediation is […]

  April 12, 2016 - 5pm
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Frequently Asked Questions

Could a judge ever refuse my divorce?

There are only three reasons why a judge cannot grant a divorce alone (leaving support, property and other […]

  April 12, 2016 - 6am
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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the difference between a Legal Separation and Divorce?

What’s the Difference Between a Legal Separation and Divorce? While many people believe that separation and divorce are […]

  April 12, 2016 - 6am
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Forum

Forum

Adoption?

Hi, We are married for the last 6 yrs now and don’t have a child. So […]

  April 24, 2019 - 3am

Forum

Pension

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  March 26, 2019 - 4pm

Forum

My Broken marriage has been restored

My Broken marriage has been restored & my husband is back after he left me and […]

  March 22, 2019 - 7am

Forum

Here I go again

Why do I do this to myself? He told me 9 months ago he thought we’d […]

  February 18, 2019 - 9am

Forum

Call for divorce on Valentines Day

It’s finally happened. after just 4 days shy of our 13th anniversary my wife has asked […]

  February 16, 2019 - 6pm