Understanding DIY Divorce

DIY divorce mediation – also known as do it yourself divorce – is an alternative to using a divorce lawyer to obtain a legal dissolution of marriage. This method allows couples to save thousands of dollars on attorney fees, while avoiding the stress that lawyers and court appearances create.


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Lessons Learned from Divorcing An Emotional Vampire

A co-authored article inspired by a real wife and mom’s experience with her ex-husband

A reader recently wrote in with this question:  “How do you deal with an emotional vampire?

She said she heard the phrase on the radio and when searching for the meaning, she discovered a book with the same ti...


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Protecting Your Future Before, During and After Divorce

In the midst of divorce, it is only natural to become overwhelmed by your emotions.

Ending a marriage, even under the best of circumstances, is hard. Often spouses feel deeply disappointed and afraid, and this disappointment and fear can naturally turn into anger at the other spouse.

As friends a...


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5 Tips for Fixing a Hot Mess: Life After Divorce

Divorce can feel like a hot mess. You look polished and put-together on the outside, but feel like you’re crumbling on the inside. So what can you do to get back to good after a breakup? These five tips will get you several steps closer to the proverbial other side of your divorce.


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Breaking Up Is Normal, Get Over It!

I hope you’re here visiting it's over easy as a curious tourist surfing the web rather than facing the end of your marriage. If you are here researching divorce, listen to Laura. She knows divorce and wants to give you a pathway that is efficient and direct so that you have the room to focus your...


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