Diana Shepherd (CDFA®) is the Editorial Director and Co-Founder of Divorce Magazine. An award-winning editor, published author, and a nationally-recognized expert on divorce, remarriage, finance, and stepfamily issues, she is a frequent lecturer on the topics of divorce, finance, and marketing – both to local groups and national organizations. She is the co-author of The IDFA Survival Guide, a book designed to help divorcing couples avoid the common pitfalls and make better decisions, and the co-author, editor, and designer of nine textbooks and resource guides for financial professionals.
The kitchen is the heart of the home: it's the place where family and friends gather together to share food, stories, and each other's lives. Losing the marital home in a divorce can be painful, but it can also offer the opportunity to make choices that weren't available during your marriage.
Chances are, your new home will be smaller than the one you shared as a couple. We asked the experts at IKEA for their advice about working with limited space.
A well-organized garage sale can help you turn clutter into cash; in fact, you could end up generating a tidy profit. Here's how.
Every color in the spectrum has certain characteristics (cool or warm, relaxing or stimulating, etc.) as well as symbolic associations, which vary from culture to culture. Here are brief descriptions of the primary and secondary colors.
How to choose color to create different effects – and generate emotions that will generate feelings of happiness and comfort – in your home.