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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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DESIGN FOR THE POST-DIVORCED MALE – why hiring a design specialist is essential to transition into your new single life.

Designing post a divorce can be a difficult task especially for men. Generally speaking, most men are not […]

  September 25, 2018 - 8am
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10 Powerful Reasons Why Financial Planning is Important

When we go through difficult life events, drafting any kind of plan may be the last thing or […]

  September 14, 2018 - 8am
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I just found out I’m entitled to a big chunk of my ex’s pension…now what?

Going through a divorce is usually challenging and stressful. The level of stress and emotion is exhausting, leaving […]

  September 06, 2018 - 2pm
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YOU AND YOUR SPACE TRANSFORMED – a few tips to refresh and update

When thinking about decorating, redesigning or just updating your space, designing your home is much like designing a […]

  August 30, 2018 - 10am
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Am I making the same mistake again after my divorce?

As I write this, I know that I am going to get a lot of people judging me.  […]

  August 24, 2018 - 12pm
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Is a legal separation the same thing as a divorce?

If someone is considering divorce, it is important to fully understand the different situations and terms that are […]

  August 22, 2018 - 7am
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Starting Over – it is not easy!

I was really unhappy in my marriage. I didn’t want to be, but I was. We married in […]

  August 15, 2018 - 2pm
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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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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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Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

Forum

Overwhelmed with emotions

We’ve been together for 11 years, married for almost 6 years. Since the beginning, I’ve always […]

  February 14, 2019 - 4pm

Forum

help need

I am a 41 year man, who is a nice loyal man who was in a […]

  February 05, 2019 - 3pm

Forum

Not sure

My fiancé cheated on me four months oyt from our wedding. I found out he had […]

  January 13, 2019 - 6am