6 Ridiculously expensive watches to give your “just divorced” guy friend as a “cheer up” present

These watches are sick.  And each would make a perfect “thank god you finally got out of there” parting shot gift for your guy friend who needs some post-divorce cheering up. Careful. Some of these are not cheap: Breitling Men’s Evolution Watch With Custom Added 15ct Of Genuine Diamonds This 15 carat diamond watch is … Continue reading “6 Ridiculously expensive watches to give your “just divorced” guy friend as a “cheer up” present”

20 KICKASS WAYS TO REBOOT YOUR LIFE AFTER A DIVORCE

 Start each day by saying “Thank you universe for all the blessings in my life and for all the lessons you have deemed me important enough to learn.” Have a cup of coffee in a porcelaine cup in a quiet corner before you begin to deal with the stresses of your day. Do daily stretching … Continue reading “20 KICKASS WAYS TO REBOOT YOUR LIFE AFTER A DIVORCE”

8 Gift Ideas for the Newly Divorced Guy

Men like to get presents just like women do. Isn’t that true, guys? So here is Bryan Pauly’s list of 8 cool things to give that guy who just happens to be newly divorced: Hello Sunshine Aromatherapy Spray. You can get this on amazon It is a bergamot rose spray that is designed to lift his spirits. He … Continue reading “8 Gift Ideas for the Newly Divorced Guy”

Is a Divorce Photo Shoot For you?

Will Dubuque-based photographer Josephine, 25, and, Catherine Marie Meisenburg set a new trend in the divorce universe with their viral “Divorce Photo Shoot?” that hit the Internet in June? The pair received a lot of media attention from the shoot, and a lot of criticism too. But the Iowa based pair have no regrets and … Continue reading “Is a Divorce Photo Shoot For you?”

Beauty: The ultimate post-divorce home-made facial mask

Divorcing? Feeling down? Give yourself a “sweetened cocoa” mask as a post-divorce treat Well, I was savoring the fact that I no longer live in NYC and hence did not have to spend my weekend digging out of the snowstorm of 2010 today; instead, took a cool drive down to Tallahassee to see my sister. … Continue reading “Beauty: The ultimate post-divorce home-made facial mask”

Food: The Divorce Diet: Should you get on it?

I was reading an article online about the DIVORCE DIET but I lost the page and cannot find it. Still, the gist of it was that when women go through divorce, they tend to lose a lot of weight for some reason. It could be because they stop eating, or eat significantly less than customary. … Continue reading “Food: The Divorce Diet: Should you get on it?”

Food: Introducing the divorce margarita!

It just so happens that I’m alone this weekend and I was awakened at 5:30 this morning to the sound of the burglar alarm going haywire. The total petrification I felt was just absolutely ridiculous. At first I was totally confused at to what the bleep was going on, since I’ve never had to deal … Continue reading “Food: Introducing the divorce margarita!”

A Divorce Tree: Planting to Signify New Life and Growth After a Split

A lot of people are left drifting after a divorce. They don’t quite know what to do with themselves now that life as they know it has imploded. They think they can never ever recover. They think the best years of their lives were extinguished the day that their former spouse walked down those steps … Continue reading “A Divorce Tree: Planting to Signify New Life and Growth After a Split”

Successfully divorced? 20 Gifts For your Lawyer

How about: A case of wine or champagne A spa treatment Cigars an I-phone a laptop A fountain pen A watch A subscription to an interesting magazine (depending on his or her interests) A subscription to the New York Times or Wall Street Journal A holiday fully paid weekend trip for two Funding a month … Continue reading “Successfully divorced? 20 Gifts For your Lawyer”

A Revenge Apartment For Your Post-Divorce Rage

  Looking to buy a post divorce revenge apartment? Have I got the story and deal of a lifetime. It is a place in one of NYC’s richest enclaves and the apartment is owned by a vrai billionaire named Steve….Billionaire Steve Cohen is breathing a little gentler now that a Manhattan Divorce judge has ruled … Continue reading “A Revenge Apartment For Your Post-Divorce Rage”

Your Wedding Ring after Divorce: Sell, Archive, Bequeath, Return or Keep?

After a divorce, a lot of people, both men and women don’t know what to do with their wedding ring. Should they sell it and pocket the cash? Should they archive it in the attic until the oldest child is getting married and needs a family heirloom? Should they put it in a vault and … Continue reading “Your Wedding Ring after Divorce: Sell, Archive, Bequeath, Return or Keep?”

LIFE: Need a Divorce Concierge? Call Betsy Cox

There is this new breed of divorce professional in town. It is called the DIVORCE CONCIERGE. Ever heard of these professionals who help people get back on their feet after a divorce? There duties can be anything from helping you sell a house you got as a divorce settlement to helping you find a date, … Continue reading “LIFE: Need a Divorce Concierge? Call Betsy Cox”

STYLE: The 10 sexiest post-divorce revenge car purchases of all time

Divorce can be a depressing time for some people. For others, the denouement of a marriage that stopped being a happy situation is a “time to go shopping for a sexy new car.” No research has been done to figure out why a new set of wheels post divorce is such a mood lifter but it seems … Continue reading “STYLE: The 10 sexiest post-divorce revenge car purchases of all time”

STYLE: Divorce Tattoos

There are so many ways to celebrate a divorce these days, including with: divorce rings, divorce honeymoons, divorce spa treatments, divorce plastic surgery, divorce showers, divorce parties and now, I have learned, divorce tattoos. Lisa Thomson recently wrote an article about it  on Blogher called “Trend Alert: Divorce Tattoos…” She makes an interesting point about the … Continue reading “STYLE: Divorce Tattoos”

FOOD: Divorce & Wine: 10 wines for 10 divorce scenarios

When one thinks of wine or vin it is usually within the context of a celebration of some sort, a gathering, relaxation, love-making, togetherness and sharing. We don’t tend to associate wine with divorce. But being that we are Divorce Saloon, the same crew who promotes things like “Divorce Bread” and the “Divorce Margarita” as … Continue reading “FOOD: Divorce & Wine: 10 wines for 10 divorce scenarios”

PLAY: Divorce party planning for “conscious uncouplers” like Gwyneth and Chris is big business

International Divorce News On Celebrating Divorce… The Independent, a UK paper has written an article about divorce parties and how they are so commonplace these days. This is not exactly a new topic for Divorce Saloon. We have been waxing poetic about divorce parties and divorce celebrations long before there was even something called Huffpost … Continue reading “PLAY: Divorce party planning for “conscious uncouplers” like Gwyneth and Chris is big business”