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Choosing the right Mediator

If you've decided to use Mediation you are already on a great path. Now you have to choose the right Mediator for you and your situation. Here are few tips for finding the right Mediator for you. Step One: Search for the topic of your particular dispute on a site such as Google and be specific. For example, if you are getting a divorce start by searching "divorce mediation" or if you're having a dispute with a neighbor or potential new business search for "community mediation." While that may sound like a given, searching only for "mediation" may leave you sorting...Read More
Feeling the earth under your feet is the fasted way to get grounded.

3 Easy Ways to Get Grounded!

Why get grounded? Sometimes we feel disconnected, out of touch or lost. As a result we need ways to shake that feeling. Here are 3 easy ways you can get grounded today! 1) Kick your shoes off! Start simply. Go put those feet in the dirt or grass. The result is a free and easy grounding. Now get walking. Even a trip out to get the mail in your bare feet and you'll notice an immediate sense of connection. First, is your balance different? Next, can you feel grass moving between your toes? Finally, how does the temperature feel coming through the arch of your foot?...Read More
Dirty Hands!

Getting Grounded, Part 1

As kids, we dreaded the thought of getting grounded. Now, as adults we need to learn to recapture those words for good. Let's explore the idea of getting grounded as adults. There are so many ways to do it and so many things we can gain from it! In order to give it the proper attention we will be hosting a series of "Getting Grounded" posts. Read on and stay tuned! What does "Getting Grounded" mean? Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines "grounded" as: mentally and emotionally stable:  admirably sensible, realistic, and unpretentious ex. remains grounded despite all the praise and attention. As children we are...Read More

Organizing a Post Divorce Family in the New Year

New Year, new ways to Organize!! Sometimes organizing a post divorce family schedule can be a real challenge! Here are some tips and resources to make post divorce life a little easier on you and your kids. Getting everyone on the same page: No matter how good your intentions are, if you aren't communicating about your plans, your organization efforts will hit a brick wall. You can definitely do a little online homework in advance, but then it's time to talk. List it out! Have everyone make a list about things they would like to get organized. Some good examples...Read More

Getting Married? Why choosing a Mediator as your Wedding Planner makes sense!

Why does choosing a Mediator as your Wedding Planner make sense, you may ask? A Wedding Planner is a person who helps you plan, stay within budget and make good decisions about the kind of day you and your spouse-to-be will always remember. Here are 3 reasons you may want to choose a Mediator to help you plan your perfect Wedding: 1) Reduce your Stress: Weddings often include a lot of planning and financial commitment...with that comes stress. Mediators are very well practiced at helping people through trying situations. 2) Help with your Families: It's your day but our families...Read More