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#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 1) – Love

#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 1) A brilliant woman recently asked a group of small business owners what their number one fear was when they […]

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#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 2) – Money

#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 2) – Money Here’s the thing.  The issue of money scares the sh*t out of everybody who is divorcing. Last […]

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#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 3) – Children

#1 Fear During Divorce (Part 3) – Children So far in this series of “#1 Fears During Divorce” we’ve explored Love, Money and now I […]

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Consider: Should You Stay or Move On?

Consider: Should You Stay or Move On? You didn’t anticipate this day when you said, “I do.” Like most people, you thought your decision was […]

5 Tips for Co-Parenting a Child With Special Needs After Divorce

Guest Post by Michael Bloom Millions of children with special needs are being co-parented in separate households after the divorce of their parents. As a leader […]

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5 Ways to Survive Valentine’s Day (If You Have a Broken Heart)

Valentine’s Day + a Broken Heart = Stupid Cupid. If you’re in love, Valentine’s Day has the potential to easily be a beautiful day. But if […]

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Best and Worst of 2014 {Bridge to Bliss}

Best and Worst of 2014 {Bridge to Bliss}   As 2014 comes to a close, I am bidding it a hearty farewell and looking to […]

Crystal Clear: Your Relationship, Revealed.

Join in this online workshop where we get down and dirty about our dreams for the relationship that matters most. Register today! http://bit.ly/bliss-crystal-clear

December Celebrations {Blended Family Style}

December Celebrations. Birthdays, Anniversaries, Timeless Celebrations…all in December! My oldest (we call her V) turned 7 yesterday.  We celebrated in the most unexpected way.  All her […]

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Deciding to Divorce

I’ve Got to Get Out of the Confusion!: Deciding to Divorce We’ve heard it all before: You never marry with the intention to get divorced, […]

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Freedom Rings

Freedom Rings Did I ever tell you the story where I went to Portland for the first time? It was for an intimate business retreat with […]

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Bliss is Waiting For You

No matter where you are in this process: dreaming of making the right decision, surviving your divorce, or parenting after divorce – I can help […]

How can I serve YOU?

Today, this is what my morning looked like (although my computer should be in there somewhere).  How has your day been? Did you know that […]

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How to Get a Beaver Brain

  How to Get a Beaver Brain I’ve been working on a little experiment…with my mind. Or more specifically, an experiment focusing my mind.  Sometimes, […]

It’s OK to be Sad

Today it hit me like a face full of botox. My oldest child will not be with me for Christmas. I’ve been talking with numerous […]

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Kids & Divorce: Book Reviews

Wouldn’t it be nice to know what a real-life kid thinks about children’s books on divorce? Up until a few weeks ago, each time I […]

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Looking for Success After Divorce? Start with a Mad Lib.

A couple of weeks ago over dinner, best-selling author, Brendon Burchard, asked Larry King, “What’s your secret to success?” Mr. King, a seven-time veteran of […]

Love Notes from the Trenches: Divorce Advice

Six years ago today, I got the inbox message: “Your Divorce is Final.” I remember feeling relieved, sad and excited all in one breath as I […]

Mama said…

I’m getting straight to the point today, my lovelies. Mama said there will be “days like these” and sometimes these shit-days will string along in […]

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Never Forget. And Let Go.

I didn’t realize it was the anniversary of September 11, 2001, until 8:30 this morning when I sat down at my desk to create my […]

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Parenting After Divorce: The 5 Things I Know To Be True.

Parenting After Divorce: The 5 things I Know to Be True. A colleague of mine, Holly G, recently invited me into a challenge to create a video […]

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Ride the Whale: What “Finding Nemo” Taught Me About Acceptance

If you’ve had little kids in the last 10 years, you’ve probably watched Finding Nemo ten thousand times, like I have had the pleasure of […]

Join the Relationship Challenge!

  It’s time to master your relationships! Your kids, your boss, your co-parent, your spouse…no matter what connection needs attention, this challenge will help you […]

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The Secret Ingredient (It’s not what you think)

The Secret Ingredient (it’s not what you think) So, here’s the big secret. All of my projects begin with a vision statement. Some might think […]

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What do you STAND for?

What do YOU stand for? While driving through the colorful Vermont countryside, I caught myself blathering on to my 1st grader… “The only thing constant is change. […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Successful Co-Parenting

The Dos and Don’ts of Successful Co-Parenting Going through a divorce is never easy, but divorcing when there are children involved make things exponentially more […]

Tame the Triggers

4 Quick Steps to Tame Your Triggers (a.k.a. the ghosts of relationships past) After three hours road-tripping with my 19-year old sister last week, I […]

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Three Little Things That Helped Me Survive Divorce

Three Little Things That Helped Me Survive Divorce Last week I opened up about why I left and today I’m sharing the three little things […]

Top 2 Divorce Regrets & Holiday Hug

Top 2 Divorce Regrets & Holiday Hug As I pack and prepare for a Christmas-extravaganza, I want to send a huge hug to you! No […]

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Trauma in the “other house”

 Just ten days ago, the effects of continuous rain and flooding in Colorado began.  Since then, we have sustained extreme devastation on a landscape-scale.  Shortly […]

WARNING! Your Divorce has Unintended Consequences

The day after a good spring snowstorm in Colorado, one feels invigorated.  You know that spring’s on it’s way because it’s 60 degrees outside, but […]

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Why I Left & Three Little Things That Helped Me Survive Divorce

I’m getting REALLY personal today. Just as I was about to push SEND on a kick-ass video teaching you how to create a divorce budget […]

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Will I ever recover from my divorce?

WILL I EVER RECOVER FROM MY DIVORCE? Of all the questions I get, this one comes to me in a variety of ways, like: Will […]

Conscious Uncoupling

WTF is Conscious Uncoupling?

WTF is Conscious Uncoupling? Why should we care how celebrities divorce, since they have at least perceived privileges way above average mortals. Well, most of […]

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You’ve come a long way, baby!

Take a moment today to pat yourself on the back. Literally and figuatively. Big transitions can be overwhelming, all consuming. Fast-forward a couple years and […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Successful Co-Parenting
The Dos and Don'ts of Successful Co-Parenting Going through a divorce is never easy, but divorcing when there are children involved make things exponentially more complicated. No matter how old your children may be, the fact remains that co-parenting will now be an important responsibility of b CONTINUE READING »
Consider: Should You Stay or Move On?
Consider: Should You Stay or Move On? You didn't anticipate this day when you said, "I do." Like most people, you thought your decision was a life decision. You stood at the beginning of a relationship and family building process that would last a lifetime. Sharing your life with a person you CONTINUE READING »
5 Ways to Survive Valentine’s Day (If You Have a Broken Heart)
Valentine's Day + a Broken Heart = Stupid Cupid. If you're in love, Valentine's Day has the potential to easily be a beautiful day. But if you are going through a divorce, or in the midst of a marriage-turned-bad, it's awkward and, yes, even  miserable. And yet, you can choose to make it CONTINUE READING »
Deciding to Divorce
I've Got to Get Out of the Confusion!: Deciding to Divorce We've heard it all before: You never marry with the intention to get divorced, but, what if it just ended up that way.   What if, you are questioning your old hopes and dreams for your future?  What if you are deciding CONTINUE READING »
Love Notes from the Trenches: Divorce Advice
Six years ago today, I got the inbox message: “Your Divorce is Final.” I remember feeling relieved, sad and excited all in one breath as I reviewed the attached divorce decree.  And the question that kept rolling through my mind was: "What happens now?" If you are contemplating divorce CONTINUE READING »
Best and Worst of 2014 {Bridge to Bliss}
Best and Worst of 2014 {Bridge to Bliss}   As 2014 comes to a close, I am bidding it a hearty farewell and looking to 2015 with wide eyes.   2014 was chock full of challenges. And, although I know they have made me a stronger person, I am more ready than ever to release them into CONTINUE READING »
December Celebrations. Birthdays, Anniversaries, Timeless Celebrations...all in December! My oldest (we call her V) turned 7 yesterday.  We celebrated in the most unexpected way.  All her parents and siblings took her out to dinner.  It was fun, funny and a total blended family exper CONTINUE READING »
What do you STAND for?
What do YOU stand for? While driving through the colorful Vermont countryside, I caught myself blathering on to my 1st grader... "The only thing constant is change.  We might as well call life, Change." And I believe this to the core. It's was only once I got really really comfortable CONTINUE READING »
Crystal Clear: Your Relationship, Revealed.
Join in this online workshop where we get down and dirty about our dreams for the relationship that matters most. Register today! http://bit.ly/bliss-crystal-clear CONTINUE READING »
Parenting After Divorce: The 5 Things I Know To Be True.
Parenting After Divorce: The 5 things I Know to Be True. A colleague of mine, Holly G, recently invited me into a challenge to create a video under 3 minutes every day for 15 days. And, as you know I'm teaching/leading a relationships challenge right now, so I couldn't resist her invitati CONTINUE READING »
Freedom Rings
Freedom Rings Did I ever tell you the story where I went to Portland for the first time? It was for an intimate business retreat with 11 other fabulous women. I had deliberately packed cool, comfortable, hip clothes and basically every pair of shoes I owned. And I accidentally packed two CONTINUE READING »