6 New Year Resolutions for Navigating Divorce
For many, the new year signifies a fresh start and an opportunity to make positive life changes. If you’re considering divorce, this can be a time of tough decisions about moving forward in your life.
Below are some resolutions for navigating divorce in the new year:
- Be prepared to compromise
Divorce involves difficult decisions and compromise is key to reaching mutually beneficial outcomes.
- Be organized & set a budget
Gather and organize your financial and personal documents, including income, expenses, assets and debts. This will help you make informed decisions regarding your budget moving forward.
- Find a qualified divorce attorney
Divorce is a complex and emotional process. It’s important to have an experienced professional to guide you through the process.
- Take care of yourself emotionally and physically
Prioritize self-care, exercise, and healthy eating. Take time for yourself and seek support from friends, family, or even a therapist when needed.
- Co-parent wisely
Communicate respectfully with your co-parent. Avoid fighting, name-calling, or speaking negatively about your ex in front of your children.
- Explore new interests
Take the opportunity to try something new and explore your own interests. You could start a new hobby, volunteer in your community, or take a class in something you’ve always wanted to learn. Trying something outside of your normal routine is a great way to start off a new year – and new life.
If you have questions or are looking for advice about your specific situation, please contact me directly at 248.855.5656 or [email protected].