Topic: divorce

Gwyneth & Chris Celebrate A Romantic Conscious Uncoupling On Tim McGraw’s Private Island

Gwyneth & Chris Celebrate A Romantic Conscious Uncoupling On Tim McGraw's Private Island

The fact that Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow are “borrowing” a private island in the Bahamas that is owned by Tim McGraw and his lovely wife of 18 years Faith Hill during their divorce conscious uncoupling shows that all of us are basically the same as Gwyneth. When I split from my first husband, we did pretty much the same thing, meaning that just like the über rich couple who took a private jet with their children to the exclusive hideaway of Goat Cay we had our own conscious uncoupling ritual, which entailed fighting over who would get to keep the dish set we had purchased for like 12 dollars on sale at Target. It’s amazingly similar! More »

A Goop-y Guide To Getting Consciously Uncoupled, Chris Martin And Gwyneth Paltrow Style

A Goop-y Guide To Getting Consciously Uncoupled, Chris Martin And Gwyneth Paltrow Style

When you are worth roughly 140 million and you have properties in places like London, The Hamptons and Los Angeles, not to mention two adorable children with highly exceptional nom de plumes, you need a divorce that also reflects your prestigious and bohemian lifestyle. No ordinary divorce will do. Divorce is a difficult time for anyone, and this conscious uncoupling of two beautiful spirits needs to be treated with the dignity and elegance befitting souls who have risen to the highest ranks in the field of entertainment. More »

Dear Courtney Stodden, It’s Going To Be Okay

Dear Courtney Stodden, It's Going To Be Okay

I have a soft spot for Courtney. I have seen her called the worst sorts of names, names no mother should ever hear in conjunction with her DAUGHTER spewed in headlines, in article comment sections, on message boards, on social media, all over. Put her in a pair of sweats and wash her face and at the end of it, she is just a girl, now pretty much a woman, and it just can’t be easy being her. More »

Anonymous Mom: I’m A Single Mom Of 4 Kids Since I Left My Abusive Marriage

Anonymous Mom: I'm A Single Mom Of 4 Kids Since I Left My Abusive Marriage

He was extremely abusive. I wasn’t allowed to use birth control or have a job. My job was home in the kitchen, and that’s that. I almost lost our second at five months pregnant from taking a steel toe boot to the back. After three years, the physical abuse tapered off, but it was daily verbal abuse. I was called a “bitch,” “dirty cunt” and a “whore” daily, in front of the kids. Our second daughter was a HUGE disappointment to him, as it was his third girl, and she has autism. More »

Dad Says His Batty Ex Would Take Him Unfriending Her On FB Harder Than Divorce

Dad Says His Batty Ex Would Take Him Unfriending Her On FB Harder Than Divorce

Facebook — and social media in general– is clearly a sensitive landmine for many. If it wasn’t, we wouldn’t have so many unanimous Facebook transgresses and digital fight outbreaks, as well as addictions. But despite whatever awkwardness might assume your social media browsing, let us hope the happenings on digital mediums wouldn’t transcend actual dissolutions of unions or relationships. To one guy’s ex-wife, however, not being Facebook besties would hit harder than their divorce — so he estimates. More »