Do you love to write? Letters? Stories? Lists? If you’re like me, you most likely write daily for work or to organise your home life – shopping lists, reminders, to-do lists.. typically these are things you must write in your diary or schedule to … [Read more...] about The benefits of journalling after separation.
Divorce Is Not A Scary Word
Most people I speak to want to get their financial separation finished as quickly as possible. I get it! Unfortunately, the process can take awhile. The timeframe your financial separation takes will be determined by a few different factors. Some … [Read more...] about How long will my property settlement take?
Why you won’t find me on social media, for now. In short, I’m taking an extended break, I’m just not sure for how long. To be honest, I feel like this a post that shouldn’t be needed, however, I feel like I need to explain to you why I’m not on social … [Read more...] about Why I’m taking a break from social media.
If you are contemplating separation and wondering how to negotiate your financial settlement, or you have already separated and you are in the middle of negotiating your financial settlement yourself - you may be wondering: when should I see a family … [Read more...] about When is the “right” time to ask for help with your property settlement?
You may have wondered why, as a family lawyer, I post so much related-but-not-legal stuff about separation. For a start, when it comes to the legal solutions, I can speak very generally about different situations and how the law is applied, and sometimes … [Read more...] about Family Law is a delicate and intricate web of emotional, psychological, financial and legal matters.
If you and your spouse have decided to separate, and you are starting to have conversations about dividing your property, there are a number of ways to reach an agreement about how you will divide your property: Private … [Read more...] about Tips for Mediation: Know Your Numbers..
As the holidays come to an end, and a new year starts, it has become a really common process for many to reflect on the year that was and consider how we might like our lives to be different in the year that lay ahead of us. Goals are set, resolutions … [Read more...] about 7 Tips to Prepare Emotionally and Financially for Separation.
I think it’s fair to say that communication problems exist in even the strongest relationships – we all have different ways of interpreting the same information through tone, verbal and non-verbal messaging. The message we hear is not always the same as … [Read more...] about 3 tips for better communication with your ex.