Category Archives: Divorce News

Curiouser and curiouser: Carmen Electra Reveals The Private Side Of Her Relationship With Dennis Rodman (VIDEO)

When Carmen Electra began dating Dennis Rodman in 1998, she had just experienced the devastating loss of her mother to a fatal brain tumor. Though the 26-year-old’s career was taking off — Electra had landed a role on television’s “Baywatch” and was one of the hosts of MTV’s “Singled Out” — she says that she was still emotionally fragile and strugg…

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It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend. – William Blake

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Here’s something for you to noodle on: United By Grief, This Couple Felt Whole Again After Blending Their Families

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. Our hope is that by telling their stories, we’ll bring you closer to blended family bliss in your own life! Want to share your own story? Email us at divorce@huffingtonpost.com.

Deb and Chris Gottschalk are a bit different than your average b…

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With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion. – Steven Weinberg

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I wonder what the implications are of this: Instafam

The name tags are laid out for the parent-teacher meet-and-greet. My name isn’t there. I Sharpie “Sarah Humphreys” on a blank one, but that doesn’t clarify much, because I am actually the fiance of the dad of a new student going into kindergarten. Which is as hard to jam into conversation as it is to fit on a tag.

I had spent nearly 37 years as a relatively single, relatively happy, hardworking New York City girl. I planned fun vacations, mastered needlepoint stitches beyond the bas…

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I feel like a fugitive from the law of averages. – William H. Mauldin

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This is a little unpredictable: 20 Lessons About Divorce I Wish I Could’ve Told the Younger Me

I met the woman of my dreams while living in Hawaii and was married for 15 years. Things were great for most of it. We decided to split in August, 2011. She moved out two months later. We shared joint custody of our 5-year-old son. I was devastated, but not defeated. I had my life back, at least half of it, and it was my turn to live a little.

Five months later, I received an email from my ex saying she had accepted a position 1,000 miles away and would be leaving with our son. Seve…

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It makes more sense to buy a wonderful business at a fair price than it does to buy a fair business at a wonderful price. – Warren Buffet

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Wow: Alimony Reform Revisited

I have previously written on the need for alimony reform. California law affecting what we call “spousal support” creates a situation where the supported spouse has, in many cases, little if any incentive to work. Moreover, the legal presumption that one who is married for ten years or more is entitled to support until death or remarriage is patently unfair, mandating that the payor of support continue to fund the recipient’s lifestyle for years far beyond the duration of the marriage. Rather…

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To a brave man, good and bad luck are like his left and right hand. He uses both. – St Catherine of Siena

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Fascinating: 10 Things To Say Next Time Someone Asks ‘Why Aren’t You Married Yet?’

Recently, TIME Magazine ecstatically broke the “news” that women over 30 are still totally “dateable.” But here’s another newsflash: not all single women (over 30 or not) are desperately looking for a date, much less a for-life mate.

Indeed, plenty of wo…

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A happy life is just a string of happy moments. But most people don’t allow the happy moment, because they’re so busy trying to get a happy life. – Esther Hicks

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Hopefully this doesn’t keep anyone awake at night: Carmen Electra Reveals The Private Side Of Her Relationship With Dennis Rodman (VIDEO)

When Carmen Electra began dating Dennis Rodman in 1998, she had just experienced the devastating loss of her mother to a fatal brain tumor. Though the 26-year-old’s career was taking off — Electra had landed a role on television’s “Baywatch” and was one of the hosts of MTV’s “Singled Out” — she says that she was still emotionally fragile and strugg…

… Read more at HuffingtonPost.com

Talent does what it can; genius does what it must. – Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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How about that: United By Grief, This Couple Felt Whole Again After Blending Their Families

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two families. Our hope is that by telling their stories, we’ll bring you closer to blended family bliss in your own life! Want to share your own story? Email us at divorce@huffingtonpost.com.

Deb and Chris Gottschalk are a bit different than your average b…

… Read more at HuffingtonPost.com

The difference between a democracy and a dictatorship is that in a democracy you vote first and take orders later; in a dictatorship you don’t have to waste your time voting. – Charles Bukowski

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