9 health benefits of divorce

There are some health benefits to divorce. Here are nine: 1) Lower blood pressure (with less fighting on a daily basis with someone living with you 24/7, your blood pressure is bound to recalibrate post divorce) 2) Reduced stress (what is more stressful than an unhappy marriage?) 3. “Safer” sex (in some instances divorce results in “safer” sex […]

Do you have the mother in law from hell?

Needless to say, a mother in law from hell can destroy your marriage in a New York minute. And frankly, that is the whole point. That is what she is trying to do; that is what she wants to see – that your marriage implodes. Why? Who the heck knows. She is jealous about something. […]

Kardashian girls’ divorce updates

Kardashian girls’ divorce updates

There is much speculation that Kim Kardashian’s premature divorce from husband Kris Humphries may indeed have caused some damage to the Kardashian brand. Forbes is refuting this, but other sources are saying that while ratings are up on the show, endorsement deals are down and so are magazine sales involving the Kardashian franchise. Seems folks […]

Divorce in New York: Women’s health more likely to be affected by divorce studies show

Divorce in New York: Women’s health more likely to be affected by divorce studies show

  Divorce isn’t just about the money and the kids. It seems it is also about the health. I recently learned of a study that shows that divorced women reported more physical illness than married women, or divorced men. She opines that it almost makes sense that women would be more distressed (or exhibit more […]

Recession and Divorce: Is your ex spouse using the RECESSION as a big fat EXCUSE to get out of paying you?

Recession and Divorce: Is your ex spouse using the Recession as a big fat excuse to get out of paying you? Everybody all over the world chants “RECESSION RECESSION!” every chance they get. The recession is blamed for everything from weight gain to laziness to, of course falling housing prices and joblessness. Some of these […]

Breaking news: Divorce good for men’s health according to American Journal of Epidemiology study and Karolinska Institute in Stockholm

Filed in Divorce News: Divorce may be good for men’s health but bad for women’s UK Guardian reports that the American Journal of Epidemiology and the Karolinska Institute in Stockhom have found that divorce may be good for men’s health. It makes them fitter, while, conversely, it tends to make women fatter. The findings, published […]

Food: Divorce pie to comfort your belly

Food: Divorce pie to comfort your belly

So, you’ve probably noticed that we have this new Life & style section where we bring you recipes, fashion tips and other goodies. Okay, so continuing in the vein of foods that comfort you when you are recently divorced, or even still in the midst of the stressful process, I’ve found this recipe for a […]

Food: The Divorce Turkey Burger

Food: The Divorce Turkey Burger

Is it possible to have and to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal alone? What if you are recently divorced and you did not have children with your spouse? What if all your friends are heading out of town with their significant others and with their families? What do you do? Can you celebrate Thanksgiving alone? I […]

Men’s Health Magazine on divorce & cheating: study finds that 77% of married cheaters “have no regrets”

LATEST DIVORCE NEWS: New York Post reports that a Men’s Health Magazine study finds that a whopping 77% of guys who cheat on their wives have no regrets if the cheating leads to divorce and 81% of these men surveyed also said they were happier with their new sex lives, post-matrimony. Nearly 50% blamed their […]

Food: Warm Divorce Pre-trial Porridge

Food: Warm Divorce Pre-trial Porridge

It’s almost winter. The chill is starting to bite a bit. And maybe you are in the midst of a contentious, scary, divorce situation. On top of that you probably have to go to court today. Of course you are down. Of course you are scared. Of course you are angry. Of course. But I […]

BOOK REVIEW: Getting Past Your Breakup, Susan J. Elliott

BOOK REVIEW TITLE: Getting Past Your Breakup AUTHOR: Susan J. Elliott, Esq. PUBLISHER: Lifelong Books PREMISE: You can get past a break up and turn it into the best thing that ever happened to you from the perspective of personal growth. The author focuses on the concept of “self-care” post break up. She states “no […]