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9 Signs You May Have Fallen For A Narcissist

There are nine signs that you may have actually fallen for a narcissist. This is not the ideal kind of relationship. The person only cares about themselves. The best thing to so is to prevent it from ever happening ion the first place. Narcissists often seem like they are the best partner, but are hiding a very bad personality under their charm.They will begin with flattering you and then gradually work their way into your life until it is too late.

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Divorce wiped me out financially. Here’s how I bounced back. – USA TODAY

When you here the word divorce, you squirm and immediately think of financial burdens. Divorce is expensive and painful. It hurts most people that go through it and more time spent than not can cause them to go in debt. That’s where this young woman, Heather Monahan, tells her story of how she recovered from the financial hardship of divorce in a path of success that is sure to make her ex husband squirm in his seat at what he lost.

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Are Illusory Agreements The New Trend?

Illusory agreements seem to be used for everything these days. For those who don’t know what that means. An illusory agreement is an agreement that is made within an illusion. Meaning not exactly honest. Apparently, this has been taking place a lot in premarital agreements, marriages, even divorces. So are lies truly becoming a trend that are accepted with full understanding on both parties, or is there more to this? More can be found out.

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Divorce and its impact on children – The Augusta Chronicle

Divorce can greatly affect not only the adults involved, but also the children who are witnessing the split of the marriage. Encouraging parents to be good listeners and verbalize the children’s questions will help make the transition less painful. Acknowledging and answering the children’s questions will help them to feel more secure in a tumultuous time. Parents are encouraged to voice their own fears and to bring their older children into therapy with them to work through some of the concerns and issues.

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Divorce Isn’t What Harms Kids’ Health, Study Finds, But How Parents Handle It Is – Romper

Divorce itself doesn’t harm kids’ mental health according to this study. How parents handle it can, though, a great deal. Parents often can’t hide their bitterness or hurt feelings and kids notice these things. They tend to react to their environment. Parents can harm them if they aren’t careful to behave properly during and after a divorce. It can be hard but therapy can help if you don’t feel you can do it on your own.

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Forget Co-Parenting With A Narcissist (Round 2)

Co-Parenting with narcissist should not be something a parent should do if they have any interest at all in raising a happy and successful child. The best thing a parent can do in this situation is to not meddle with an ex’s narcissistic behaviors. There are many great tips for getting over a toxic ex. However, most of these tips can be summarized by looking at the big picture. Don’t sweat the little things. After all, none of it will matter in the long run, so look out for the well being of your child over all else.

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Why Do Unhappy Couples Stay Together?

Everyone around the couple can see that it’s just not working out well, but often the couple themselves can still manage to find all the reasons to stay, or perhaps the reasons not to go. Finances are another major reason why unhappy couples stay together. If you leave you will probably have to lower your standard of living and you will no longer be able to enjoy the lifestyle to which you have become accustomed. Identify your fears one by one and try to let the fear of being in an unhappy relationship for the rest of your life override the others.

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Supreme Court Hearing in India to Decide Validity of Muslim Divorce Practice – Voice of America

A multi-faith judge bench in India has opened hearings on whether the controversial practice of instant divorce violates the rights of Muslim women. The instant divorce in Islam is called the “triple talaq”, as a man can divorce his wife by simply uttering “talaq” (divorce) three times. The five Supreme Court judges, all of different faiths – Hindu, Sikh, Christian, Zoroastrian and Muslim started six-day hearings on the issue on Thursday. They are reviewing a batch of petitions claiming the practice is unconstitutional.

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Flip or Flop’s Tarek El Moussa Opens Up on Split from Christina – and Denies He Was Suicidal During Gun Incident – PEOPLE.com

The online version of a popular weekly magazine features a summary of an interview conducted with the male star of a home improvement reality show. The star is going through a divorce with his partner on the show but is still working with her on the set. She called the police one day saying her husband was suicidal and left the house with a gun. He denies this story, contending he needed the gun for protection from rattlesnakes.

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On Divorce, Remarriage and the Sacraments, Church Leaders Are Split – LifeZette

A blog for Catholics has an account about a division in the church regarding divorced Catholics. Pope Francis has modern views about divorced Catholics and has hinted at making the host available to divorced Catholics. The traditional teaching is that such Catholics may not take the host unless their previous marriages were annulled by the church. Maltese bishops have taken the stance that divorced Catholics may take the host, while German bishops are divided in their views.

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