New Year, New Start

Posted by Sharon Pastore
February 14, 2020 at 2:27 PM



4 Ways to put Yourself First in 2020


After the emotional toll of getting through your first holiday season as a recent divorcee, you may be wondering if this new year will be better than the last– will it get easier?

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Topics: Divorce in PA, Your Wellbeing

How Will You Show Up For Your Divorce?

Posted by Shannon McGorry
June 14, 2019 at 9:30 AM


“How you show up for this is how you show up for everything.”


Here’s my reaction to that statement:


What!?!? (Disbelief)

Huh. (Thought provoking)

Hmmmm. (Realization of an opportunity)

Got it. (GROWTH)


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Topics: Divorce in PA, Do it Yourself Divorce, The Mindful Divorcing Parent, Your Wellbeing, Fresh Starts and Lessons Learned

How to Tell if You Need a Marital Settlement Agreement for Divorce or Legal Separation

Posted by Greg Gilston
August 2, 2017 at 1:33 PM

Ok. So you’re getting a divorce. You and your spouse have agreed that the marriage is no longer working. You’ve grown apart and your relationship has changed. You will both go your separate ways and continue on with life. So it’s settled then, right? Well, not quite. It’s not always that simple, as most of us know either through experience or hearsay.

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Topics: Divorce in PA, Do it Yourself Divorce, Healthy Legal Options

Uncontested Divorce in PA:  Reliable Answers to 9 Most Important FAQs

Posted by Greg Gilston
June 27, 2017 at 7:00 AM

So you live in the state of Pennsylvania, and you’re ready to get a divorce. Conveniently enough, your spouse is ready to get a divorce as well. This bodes well for the divorce process, because now both you and your spouse may not be subjected to some of the common aspects of a divorce that make the overall process so emotionally draining.

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Topics: Divorce in PA

New Simpler Divorce Law in PA Cuts Wait Period to One Year

Posted by Crispino Pastore
June 14, 2017 at 1:26 PM

Divorce Process in PA Made Faster, Thanks to Act 102

If you have been considering a divorce in PA, you might be aware of the preconceived notion that the legal process will be dragged out and scary. With the help of Act 102, which was signed into law by Governor Wolf on December 3rd, 2016, the thought of seeking a divorce in the state of Pennsylvania might have become a lot more tolerable and a whole lot less intimidating for you.

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Topics: Divorce in PA

[Checklist] How to File for Divorce in PA - Forms and Filing Mistakes

Posted by Sharon Pastore, Main Line Family Law Center
March 21, 2016 at 3:22 PM


Not sure where to begin when it comes to filing for divorce in PA? We'll walk you through the process, step-by-step, and help you avoid typical pitfalls.

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Topics: Divorce in PA, Healthy Legal Options