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Being A Successful Single Father

“I knew going in that being a single parent would be one of the toughest jobs I’d ever […]

  February 08, 2018 - 8am
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Deciding to Divorce: When is Enough – Enough?

As I sit down to write this,  I am still asking myself the question – when is enough […]

  February 06, 2018 - 7am
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How to Get Divorced – and should we thinking about this right now?

My husband and I have recently decided to separate. It has been a brutal process to get to […]

  January 24, 2018 - 1pm
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Help! I’m Getting Divorced!

It’s been a long road, and you are now in this place of upheaval. You and your spouse […]

  January 16, 2018 - 7am
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What can a matchmaker do for you?

With the New Year finally arriving many singles are turning to matchmakers to help them with their love […]

  January 04, 2018 - 7am
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All You Need to Know about getting a Divorce after you turn 50

These days it’s becoming more common for married couples who are over the age of 50 to divorce. It […]

  December 14, 2017 - 9am
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Managing Dating Expectations

At some point after the divorce, you will start to think about dating again. Your feelings about it will […]

  November 30, 2017 - 8am
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The Other Side

A couple of years ago, a coaching client taught me a new word: Kintsukuroi (golden joinery) also known […]

  November 24, 2017 - 8am
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Can my marriage survive an affair?

I am 43 and have been married for 15 years.  We have three children together and are a happy […]

  November 21, 2017 - 6am
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Love Always……

We are selling our condo.   As part of that process we wanted to get the place cleaned up, […]

  November 06, 2017 - 6am
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Why Would I Hire a Divorce Coach Anyways?

Dan, a motivated and accomplished father in his 40s, reached out to me over a year ago on […]

  October 31, 2017 - 6pm
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Changing the Culture of Divorce

Divorce touches all of our lives, either directly or indirectly. In our very “modern” world, we enact many […]

  October 28, 2017 - 9am
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WHAT MY DIVORCE TAUGHT ME!

The following article is written with the intention to help you in the early stages after your husband […]

  October 16, 2017 - 8pm
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5 signs your wife is planning to leave you!

As I write this I can’t believe how stupid I was! I mean the warning signs were all […]

  October 13, 2017 - 7am
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Keeping it about the kids

As a divorce mediator, I coach clients everyday on a variety of topics relating to their separation. When […]

  October 09, 2017 - 12pm
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FAQs

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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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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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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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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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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What is the difference between joint divorce, uncontested divorce and contested divorce?

There are three types of Divorces in Canada: The first, and most uncommon, option is a joint divorce, […]

  April 11, 2016 - 6pm
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Forum

Forum

My ex wants to change the custody agreement.

hey everyone. I’ve been separated for a year and a half, after a long painful period. […]

  February 12, 2018 - 10pm

Forum

Abandonment by wife: no sex for over a decade

My wife hasn’t had sex with me in over 10 years. I am miserable. We have […]

  February 11, 2018 - 1pm

Forum

Acute Separation Anxiety in 7 year old

Hi there   How do you deal with a child who has acute separation anxiety?  To […]

  February 07, 2018 - 6am

Forum

Spousal support???

Was married for 19 years before we separated.  We separated because of a domestic assault.  He […]

  February 03, 2018 - 9pm

Forum

Getting for the first stage of a divorce. and don’t know what to do.

Hello I’m an 54 yes old Dad that has been taking care of kids in the […]

  January 23, 2018 - 11pm