COVID-19 Court List

The Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia on 29 April 2020 announced that they have established a COVID-19 Court list. The establishment of such a list is a welcomed step in the right direction towards … Read More


A few weeks ago life as we all knew it changed dramatically, a global health crisis sent the world into a spin. Enter COVID-19 in all its shit storm glory. I don’t know about you but I felt like everything … Read More

“Don’t bat every ball” – Communicating with your ex

Learning how to communicate with your ex can be challenging. For the most part there is still so much emotion involved. Chances are you are both feeling hurt, sad, angry – the list goes on right? When you separate the … Read More

Divorce and Money Let’s chat about money. Money is a big deal right? This one is close to my heart because when I separated from my husband I had no stable income, he was the main income earner and I was building … Read More

Choosing a Family Lawyer

Choosing to engage a family lawyer can be daunting and no easy task. If you’ve been down the google rabbit hole and searched “family lawyer in my area” chances are there are 100’s to choose from.    Choosing the right lawyer for … Read More

What really is Divorce?

Relationships are complex creatures, so it goes without saying that when they end, they can become even more complicated. Untangling relationships can be hard. Often when a relationship breaks down, the default terminology for married couples is that you are … Read More

Nourish thyself

“Eat the damn food Tina” Napoleon Dynamite Food may be the furtherest thing from your mind and the thought of eating literally makes your stomach turn. If it had of been left to me I would have happily become a … Read More

Children and Separation

No child wants their parents to separate. They want the fairytale where families live happily ever after, and why shouldn’t they? When you tell your children that you are separating it often comes as a surprise, even when things aren’t … Read More

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Let’s talk about sex baby (sorry kids look away) … Oh yes you will have sex again, your nether regions are not ready for closure just yet. Ladies this one is aimed at you (sorry to the men, don’t worry … Read More

How to tell your children you are separating

Not many people love “hard conversations” … at some stage in our lives though I’m sure we’ve all been there, am I right? “It’s not you, it’s me” “Sorry we’re restructuring” Yadda yadda … Telling your children that you and … Read More