Breaking Free: A Modern Divorce Podcast

“The Nightmare Before Christmas (Divorce Holiday Planning)” on Breaking Free: A Modern Divorce Podcast #120

December 3, 2018

Rebecca Zung, Esq. and Susan Guthrie, Esq. discuss divorce issues around the holidays and solutions to help you to avoid the Nightmare Before Christmas on Breaking Free: A Modern Divorce Podcast #120.


The happiest time of year can also be the most stressful and upsetting time of year when you are going through a divorce or separation. The holidays are a time of family, friends, joy and celebration but when you end a relationship, things can get very complicated and emotions can run high. In this episode, Susan and Rebecca discuss issues like being alone during the holidays, sharing your kids with your ex and why January is "Divorce Month" and let you in on some ways to still make the holidays merry from their many years as divorce attorneys. Whether its figuring out how to share your time with the kids on Christmas morning or how to go through your first holiday without your ex, these tips and insights can help you to have a holly, jolly holiday – despite your divorce!

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