First Holiday Season After Divorce

    After months of anger and not speaking my then-husband left and a divorce was in the process on an early September morning. Soon after came my 50th birthday, Thanksgiving, Christmas followed by our 25th wedding anniversary. Those dates were extremely tough to bear alone, and it was very hard. These are a few things I wish I had known that first holiday season after the divorce started.  As I present these tidbits, think about your life and how you truly feel.  Hopefully it can Read more [...]

Divorce Support- How to Deal with the Holidays!

www.SingleAgain-NowWhat.com, www.SingleAgain-ForMen.com http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=2pRdoK9fxP4 Divorce Support... How to Deal with the Holidays! Welcome! After a divorce, the holiday season can be stressful, emotional and lonely. If you are experiencing any of these feelings, I can appreciate what you are going through! Hello, it's Joanie Winberg, a Certified Human Behavior Consultant, Divorce Mentor, corporate trainer and CEO of the National Association Read more [...]

Post Divorce Christmas Part 4 – Divorced Parents and Christmas with Children

  Divorced Parents and Christmas with Children The first thing you should know is that you are not the only one spending the holidays alone. Christmas and other seasonal holidays can be difficult if you are newly divorced. It can be tougher when there are children involved. It is tough but do-able. Separated families often feel that someone else is having a better Christmas than them. This is not true. They may also feel distressed worrying about their children especially if they are spending Read more [...]

Enjoy Holidays after Divorce

  Enjoy Holidays after Divorce Spending holidays after divorce may not be the most pleasant thing – wrong! Holidays after getting divorced could be the most freeing and rejuvenating experience. There is no reason to worry. With the holiday season around the corner, here are a few tips that could prove to be more than helpful during this season. • If you are worried about being alone during the holidays, there is only one recourse – Keep busy! If you don’t have anyone to spend your Read more [...]

Divorce Source Radio Episode Alone for the Holidays

          Podcast: Play in new window | Download This show starts the ball rolling with irritation. Steve was trying to help Joanie go on to Google’s Hangout for our original video podcast. Joanie couldn’t seem to work things out on her end bringing back the irritation Steve used to have with his no-tech ex. After an hour, they trash the idea and go back to using Skype. Have you ever fought with a partner over computer dilemmas? Then you’ll relate to this episode. Tis the season to get ready for the holidays, and for some, the holiday season can Read more [...]

Divorced and Scared NO More Author Updates

    *************************************** Thank you so much for your support of DASNM.  On November 14 we will have been on the internet for 1 year.  Time has flown by and this one woman blog has turned into a website with over 20 contributors.   All the contributors and I would like you to know we appreciate your feedback, comments and emails so very much.  If you see any way we can improve the website or anything you would like to share with others PLEASE don’t hesitate to let Read more [...]

Divorce Support Boot Camp – How to Deal with the Holidays!

  Divorce Support... How to Deal with the Holidays! Welcome!         After a divorce, the holiday season can be stressful, emotional and lonely. If you are experiencing any of these feelings, I can appreciate what you are going through! Hello, it's Joanie Winberg, a Certified Human Behavior Consultant, Divorce Mentor, corporate trainer and CEO of the National Association of Divorce for Women and Children. So how to you deal with the holidays and plan for the Read more [...]

Tips to Get Through the Holiday Season After a Divorce

Here are some tips to get through the holiday season after a divorce!   Getting divorced or separated was never going to be easy. But why make it worse by punishing yourself during the best time of the year, which has to be Christmas. All you need is to plan out things in advance before it gets to you. Things will be different and also, difficult, it is best to prepare yourself and your children, if you have any, mentally and emotionally for the holiday season. If you have separated Read more [...]

Single Parenting is no Easy Chore

Single parenting is no easy chore and if you’re been  having to deal with the day to day of the school holidays, which will soon be the school run again, alongside getting divorced, you are nothing short of amazing. Remember that! Hold onto your achievements as you strive to fit in all the necessary preparation for them to return to school very soon. If you have children who are old enough to help around the house, encourage them to do so and explain that you have a temporary high workload Read more [...]

Post Divorce Christmas Part 5 – Creating Family Traditions after Divorce

  The holiday season is a wonderful time for all the families. The time from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day is especially important for families as they signify a time of love and togetherness. And all of a sudden, with a pound of the gavel, the term “holidays” mean entirely something else. Not only is it very different from the usual holiday celebration, the first time spending holidays alone could be aptly described in just one word “clueless”. If you don’t have children, Read more [...]