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When There Is No Making Up There Is Only Breaking Up

Divorce may come to many of us, which is just how life goes sometimes; we make the wrong choices and have to admit things are not working out as we hoped. Divorce can either be settled in an amicable way, or it can get messy. Here are some of the more high profile relationship breakdowns in recent times that could motivate us to be better partners. Paul McCartney and Heather Mills This divorce was probably ...

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Choose Your Battles Wisely In A Contested Divorce

A contested divorce is one in which the parties cannot agree on the major issues involved in dissolving their marriage, such as child custody, alimony, and division of property. Divorce is an emotional process for both parties. Children are extremely vulnerable in contested divorces and their well being should be the top priority of both parents. A contested divorce can drag on for years if the parties are ...

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5 Ways To Avoid Undermining Your Nanny

The key to a successful relationship with your nanny is ensuring that when she's with your children, she's in charge. While you're still the one who decides what approach she takes to caring for your children, it's important for have to authority. The reason this is so important is because it's the only way she can properly do her job. If she isn't in a position where she's able to take charge when needed, ...

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12 Statements That Are Difficult To Talk With Aging Parents

Let’s face it! When our parents add more years to their age, we have a lot of considerations to ponder on before plunging into a heart-to-heart conversation with them. Communication is never an impulsive reaction just because you are shaken up in your current circumstance. The communication-generation gap gets even more difficult as compared to your teenage years. In as much as you love them dearly, they te ...

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Thanks America – You Gave Us ‘The Prom’

America has given Britain many things: cheerleaders, McDonalds, Microsoft, Elvis and Krispy Kreme doughnuts (sorry, should that be donuts?). Evidence of one ‘export’ can be seen around June/July. All of a sudden the local roads are awash with limousines and young teenagers dressed up to the nines and looking way beyond their tender years. The prom has arrived. How did this happen? The origins of the prom go ...

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How To Avoid Being Scammed By A Bail Bondsman

When your loved one has just been locked up, you are likely to jump at the first opportunity you can to free them from jail and start preparing the evidence in their case to prove their innocence. However, as anxious as you are, it is important that the way you go about freeing them from jail is one that will help you in the end instead of hurt you. As in many industries, the bail bond industry has its fair ...

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Top Five Reasons To Hire A Professional Moving Company

If you feel a bit stressed out about the fact that you are relocating somewhere new, you are not alone. Millions of people go from one home to another each year, and with that comes many questions and concerns. One way to make your big relocation simpler is to hire a full-service moving company. There are a lot of benefits to shelling out for the expertise of professionals; here are the top five reasons to ...

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The Hitchhikers Guide To A 21st Birthday Party

Throughout our life time, we each experience only a handful of those truly memorable moments, such as having our first kiss, the day we pass our driving test, our first day at work, or getting married and then having children. Somewhere in the middle of all of those is our 21st birthday, which is a memorable occasion all on its own. Being 21 is a confirmation that we are no longer classed as children or you ...

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5 Success Using Covert Cameras

Working for a firm of private investigators, I am asked both by  individuals and business owners for help with tracking, tracing and monitoring in many different  suspicious circumstances. It is very surprising how many problems can be solved by the simple installation of covert security cameras, either in the home or work place, or on the person in the form of bodycams. A vast range of investigations can b ...

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The Top Educational Autumnal Activities To Teach Your Kids

Image by: Jim Sher Summer is drawing to a close, schools are back in session and we’re reaching that lovely time of year where the leaves start falling. It’s a time for comfort food, lazy Sunday afternoon walks and snugly jumper-wearing, but it’s also a great opportunity to get the kids excited about learning. Here are three autumnal educational activities, and the skill they’ll help your little ones develo ...

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