Huntsville Alabama Divorce Blog

Why Most Cases Settle in Mediation

You may have heard the term mediation in the context of litigation.  It’s a common way in Madison County and the surrounding areas, that cases are resolved.  In mediation, the parties hash out their differences with a neutral mediator.  Most of the time they are represented but sometimes the parties…

Things To Consider Before Filing For Divorce

If you are reading this article, you probably have a long list of reasons to divorce. They are all perfectly valid reasons; but, this article is suggesting that you press pause to thoughtfully consider the following questions: Am I ready to end my marriage? What does life look like if…

How To Win a Court Case for Child Custody

Disputes about child custody are often the most stressful part of a divorce. It is better for all involved if a divorcing couple can come to a child custody agreement without court intervention, but that is not always possible. If the terms of your children’s upbringing are to be decided…

Co-Parenting With a Difficult Ex

In jurisdictions where joint legal custody is the norm, co-parenting can be a constant struggle. You hope that you will be able to resolve things without fighting but the threat is ever present when you have a difficult parent who wants to be contrary. And remember, you divorced for good…

Preparing To Move Out When You Don’t Have The Money

The first step is establishing a budget when you are preparing to move out.  It sometimes seems impossible to figure it all out but you can do it.  The first question is where will you live?  Do you have someone you can stay with?  Parents, relatives, friends?   You don’t want…

How to Create a Holiday Miracle: The Best DIY Project Ever!

Gratitude for Your Curiosity and Trust I love that you kept reading even after seeing the title! You didn’t assume it’s impossible to create a miracle. You’re so brave and hopeful! Let’s jump into this DIY miracle adventure together!  AI Confirms Our Suspicions Most people think a holiday miracle is…

When Living In The Current Moment Feels Painful

Does the smell of warm spiced cider bring up challenging emotions for you? Do you feel sad or even angry when you imagine engaging in your normal holiday traditions (that no longer feel normal)? Do you break down weeping when you hear “Silent Night” on the radio? Do you dread…