Surviving Christmas After Divorce – Celebrating, Custody & Separated Families
Christmas can be less than merry when you're fighting with an ex. Writer Heidi Lewis explores surviving the silly season when it's Christmas after divorce....  I remember the wonder and magic of Christmas as a child. Looking forward to spending the day with my family. Presents, lunch and mountains of dessert with my cousins. Then my parents separated, and suddenly Christmas...
Kid-Friendly Divorce: Ending your Marriage Without Damaging Your Children
Ending a marriage is never easy. Heidi Lewis shares her tips for making your separation as kid-friendly as possible. When it comes to divorce everyone suffers. Here’s our tips for making ending your marriage as easy and painless for the kids as possible. Parenting through a divorce is an incredible challenge. Here’s some great advice on how to put the...
Divorce: I Want to Leave – What Should I Do?
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As a divorced woman, I tend to get asked advice from friends and acquaintances about divorce and how I knew it was time to leave. Over the years I have been approached by several women saying they are unhappy in their marriage and what should they do? My immediate advice is Right Now Do Nothing. The exception to this is if...
An Open Letter to My Daughter’s Step-Mother
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A letter from a mother to her daughter’s stepmother has gone viral, and it’s easy to see why. Blogger Candice Curry writes to Ashley Parish, her ex-husband’s new wife. Curry says that, despite the often-tense relationships between mothers and stepmothers, she’s come to truly appreciate Parish’s role in raising her daughter. Candice admits that she harboured resentment towards Ashley when she discovered she was...
Surviving the Divorce Rollercoaster
If you are reading this and your relationship has just obliterated then I am very sorry for you. I also feel it is my duty to tell you that the pain you are currently experiencing, the all-consuming relentless tsunami of hurt you think you're in, is just the beginning. I am here today to say if you think this is...
Win a Double Pass to See Divorce The Musical at the Adelaide Fringe
Take the emotional intensity of Homeland's Carrie Matheson, combine it with the epic diva attitude of Mariah Carey, now add two children, subtract all money and sprinkle with some divorce papers for good measure. Welcome to Em Rusciano's life, bitches. A beautiful combination of gut wrenching stories, impeccable comedy genius and stunning vocals - 'Divorce the Musical!' will take you...
Surviving the Divorce Rollercoaster
If you are reading this and your relationship has just obliterated then I am very sorry for you. I also feel it is my duty to tell you that the pain you are currently experiencing, the all-consuming relentless tsunami of hurt you think you're in, is just the beginning. I am here today to say if you think this is...