What about the days that suck??

We all have those moments (days sometimes) where we feel like getting in our cars, filling our tanks and speeding off to somewhere ALONE to hide and start over. Even if we are on little pink ( yellow, blue or white) ‘happy’ tablets, at therapists and psychiatrists and have a good supply of Rescue remedy…

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I said “duck”

There are four ffffffffabulous classifications of people that I have come to recognize post divorce. Divorcees that swear. Divorcees that swear less. Marrieds that swear. Marrieds that don’t swear. Now just so that there is no confusion at all, Divorced Gal (DG) fits into category ONE – ‘Divorcees that swear’. You will know if you…

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Welcome to the club

Sheesh! No one imagines that when those words are said to you, that they gonna be talking about Club Divorce. The gym club, the book club, the running club maybe? (ok not that one for Divorced Gal – DG) … But the divorce club? I mean it doesn’t exactly sound like the club that you…

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Making Pam over

Pam is a little bit of a Tom boy! She is not a make-up wearer and she is not into being in the lime light. At all! Although Divorced Gal and her team of makeover Angels had their work cut out, I saw so much beauty in Pam that I knew we would reveal. And…

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Dating diaries

Dating after a divorce, when you have children and were married for over a decade is what one might call ‘challenging’. It’s kind of like playing the drunk lead as an alien disguised as a human in a highly amusing sit-com called ‘Ive lost the plot – let’s have coffee babe – don’t call me…

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The book title that I have never forgotten

When I was at school, we had an English Literature book called ‘Things fall apart’, by Nigerian author, Chinua Achebe. It was an interesting and profound read and while I of course have forgotten most of the detail, what stayed with me was the title. One day, when I was overwhelmed with grief because I…

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