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Divorced Parents & Holidays

By |2018-12-03T19:59:45+00:00November 21st, 2018|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

  When you’re a divorced parent, you are a parent first.  The divorce means that you are going to be divorced parents working through the holidays together.  Here are 5 of the tips I give in my office for holidays after divorce. 1) Finish your Divorce Strong My first tip for you whether you’re a [...]

Back to School Divorce Fails

By |2018-09-11T18:41:55+00:00August 17th, 2018|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Back to School Divorce Fails It is that time of year that makes most parents happy and most kids sad.  Summer is over. School is starting in Denton County, Texas, it is starting this week. This time of year can be both the best of time and the worst of time, especially if you are [...]

Divorce & Mother’s Day

By |2018-05-10T19:31:47+00:00May 10th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Life|

Divorce and Mother’s Day Divorce is a tricky time for most holidays, but Mother’s Day can be especially tough.  Moms are nurturers, calendar managers, bus drivers, chauffeurs, paramedics, chefs and launderers.  They wear so many hats!  Taking care of themselves can get pushed to the bottom of the to-do list.  If you are going through [...]

Divorce Podcasts

By |2018-12-07T17:29:05+00:00March 29th, 2018|Blog, Child Support / Child Custody, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Podcasts During Divorce? Podcasts have a been around long enough to have a pretty reliable reputation and a pretty loyal following.  I’ve known people who have loved listening to podcasts, recommended podcasts, and are always talking about their newest podcast or a great one they just found.  I was just never interested. But, I’ve recently [...]

Travel after Divorce

By |2016-10-30T04:34:33+00:00July 27th, 2016|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Traveling after Divorce During divorce there are usually temporary orders in place or in Denton County at the very least there are the Standing Orders.  Those orders apply while the divorce is going on – while it’s pending. Traveling and spending long periods of time with your kids doesn’t have to come to an end [...]

Stay Updated with us on Facebook

By |2016-10-30T04:34:33+00:00July 21st, 2016|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

How To Stay Up to Date with us on Facebook Facebook is always making changes – some we know about beforehand and others we find out about later.  This recent round of changes has created a change in the way your news feed works.  You may find that pages that you have liked, for example [...]

Summer Parenting in Texas

By |2016-10-30T04:34:35+00:00June 15th, 2016|Family Law, Family Life|

Summer Possession Options in Texas Summer time can be a challenge or an opportunity.  In a Texas divorce, the Family Code possession schedule has one type of schedule for the school year and includes longer periods of time with each parent for the summer.  And, if the schedule the Family Code contains doesn’t look like [...]

Fall Holidays and Standard Possession

By |2017-09-08T18:27:37+00:00October 28th, 2015|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

Tips for Fall Holidays UPDATED! Fall Holidays and Standard Possession - Make this your best year! HALLOWEEN 2017! October 31, 2017 is a Tuesday night! School night trick-or-treating is always a tough call.  Take a look at your possession schedule now to make sure you've got a good plan for your kiddos!   [...]

Life Goes on During Divorce, too

By |2016-10-30T04:34:42+00:00June 17th, 2015|Blog, Divorce, Family Law, Family Life|

A Lawyer's Thoughts on Life During Divorce What is going to happen to your life during divorce? As a lawyer who deals with families in crisis on most days of the week, there are some things that I tell my clients and those I consult with that have nothing to do with legal issues.  When my clients [...]