Cheer up the Kids (post-divorce) with Marie Antoinette Cookies

Hey, sometimes good parenting for children going through their parents divorce is all about baking cookies. Victoria Magazine’s newest issue has these amazing Marie Antoinette cookies which were created by a chef in New York. How about them for the kids this weekend? Divorce is a sad time for children but maybe you can do … Continue reading “Cheer up the Kids (post-divorce) with Marie Antoinette Cookies”

10 things you lose when you get a “grey divorce”

Let me just start by observing that grey divorces are the new black in the divorce arena. People over 50 are almost as likely if not more so to get divorce than their younger counterparts and this did not always used to be the case. It used to be if you survived in your marriage … Continue reading “10 things you lose when you get a “grey divorce””

7 types of wives who will get dumped within 7 years of their marriage

  These are the types of wives whose marriages will implode in seven years or less: The wife who has no passion of her own It is so important for a wife to have her own interests and her own passions and not to depend on her husband for her every bit of entertainment and … Continue reading “7 types of wives who will get dumped within 7 years of their marriage”

How to un-divorce

Apparently, un-divorcing is a new trend. I had no idea. In 2009, I wrote the http://www.divorcesaloon.com/2009/08/03/guess-who-wants-to-un-divorce-billy-joel/word in reference to Billy Joel who, at the time was divorcing his young, beautiful wife. I am not sure that I had heard the word before that but now, it seems to be a trend. There are myriad reasons … Continue reading “How to un-divorce”

I Will Never Get Married Again!

Sure, this is how you feel right now, fresh out of divorce court after a blistering two years of back and forth between attorneys, you and your spouse. You have been burned big time. And it is not just the process of divorce. It could have also been the marriage itself. Marriage can be hard … Continue reading “I Will Never Get Married Again!”

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr Has Filed for Divorce From Wife Sara Kapfer

Mr Gooding is asking that he and Sara share custody of their 10 year old daughter and he has expressed a willingness to pay support. But according to the Post, he does not think he should pay beyond 2014. Why? It turns out Kapfer had filed for divorce then, in 2014 and supposedly the couple … Continue reading “Actor Cuba Gooding Jr Has Filed for Divorce From Wife Sara Kapfer”

Guest articles invited – 2017 – 2020

Are you a writer or blogger whose subject matter is divorce? We invite you to submit articles on the topic of divorce. Any topic related to divorce is welcomed. We reserve the right to publish or not according to our own discretion. Unfortunately, we cannot pay for articles. So when you submit please be aware … Continue reading “Guest articles invited – 2017 – 2020”

Does Melania Trump Risk Divorce by Prioritizing her Son Barron Over Her Husband Donald Trump?

This is a good question worth asking because the incoming first lady has said at various  intervals that “Barron is the most important priority” in my life. This is good for her as a mother and she clearly is enamoured with her son. But is this healthy for the survival of her marriage – to Donald … Continue reading “Does Melania Trump Risk Divorce by Prioritizing her Son Barron Over Her Husband Donald Trump?”

Does It Suck More When it is the Woman Who Has to Pay Alimony to the Man?

Why does it suck extra when it is the woman who has to pay alimony? Below is an excerpt of a conversation we here at Divorce Saloon had about alimony. Do you agree or disagree that when it is the woman who has to pay alimony that it is worse or that it, excuse my … Continue reading “Does It Suck More When it is the Woman Who Has to Pay Alimony to the Man?”

Stuck in a marriage with Someone Who Needs Professional Help?

Is your spouse or partner crazy? But do they refuse to get help? It could be anything from severe depression, manic/depressive behavior, substance abuse, serial cheating, lying, manipulation, or other types of anti-social, or even psychotic behavior that has been left unattended by medical professionals. Relationship problems strikes every couple at some point but there … Continue reading “Stuck in a marriage with Someone Who Needs Professional Help?”

Avoid these 5 People in the First 6 Months After Your Divorce

Divorce is like lotto in  a way. It brings people out of the woodwork that you didn’t even know existed. Its like misery loves company and they all want to commiserate and give you unsolicited advice. But some of these people can just take your slightly cracked life and just smash it to smithereens if you are not … Continue reading “Avoid these 5 People in the First 6 Months After Your Divorce”

Should a Parent lose Custody for Spanking their Child?

The following is a partial transcript of a conversation we had at Divorce Saloon about spanking and custody. The question posed is whether a parent who spanks their child should lose custody. The conversation started after Bryan K Pauly did a post on Paula Patton and Robin Thicke who are fighting over custody. Patton allegedly … Continue reading “Should a Parent lose Custody for Spanking their Child?”

Buy a Home With Character After Your Divorce

It is always a challenge to get a home that has the right amount of “character.” After a divorce, it is imperative to start over in the right home so that you don’t add depression to depression to even more depression. What is a house with character? Well that is a personal thing isn’t it? … Continue reading “Buy a Home With Character After Your Divorce”

Was Your Husband’s Preference for “Golden Showers” the Reason You Ended the Marriage?

I just learned a new expression today. I was reading about how America’s new president (as of next week) is alleged to like “golden showers” and for the life of me I had no idea what that meant. Did he like to shower in a golden bathroom with gold faucets? Because this would not seem … Continue reading “Was Your Husband’s Preference for “Golden Showers” the Reason You Ended the Marriage?”

Anthony Weiner is a Mess. Will Huma Abedin Take Him Back and call off the divorce? Seriously?

The New York Post is hinting that a reconciliation may be in the works between Hillary Clinton’s former aide Huma Abedin and her sex addict husband Anthony Weiner, the disgraced congressman. Is this even conceivable that she could take a guy like this back?! This is not to say she hates the guy because he is … Continue reading “Anthony Weiner is a Mess. Will Huma Abedin Take Him Back and call off the divorce? Seriously?”