Posts in category "The Lilac Tree"

Chicago Divorce Events: October & November 2014

Chicago Divorce Events: October & November 2014: Events cover the legal, financial and emotional side of divorce. Please send notices of your events to October 29th “Maintaining and Insuring Your Health”                      7:00-9:00 p.m. Offered by the Oasis Experience, Inc., the program will be held at Two MidAmerica Plaza, Suite 800, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 The... Read more »

Chicago Divorce Events for April and May 2014

Here are several not to be missed Chicago divorce events for April and May 2014 If you have a Chicago divorce event, please send it to me at In the meantime, if you are contemplating divorce,  in the midst of divorce, or know someone who is going through a divorce, you can find  helpful... Read more »

Chicago Divorce Events for April 2014

Some Chicago divorce events for  April 2014: April 9th [Wednesday]: Managing Stress and Dealing with Difficult People Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Cost: $35 for one seminar, $65 for two seminars, $95 for all three seminars. Advanced payment and registration necessary. Please download reservation form. Winter/Spring 2014 Seminar registration form. All seminars held at... Read more »

November Divorce Related Events

Here are the divorce related events for November. Where did October go?  I was working on tax returns that were on extension so was very busy until the 15th.  But here are three great events for someone going through a divorce or is thinking of doing so.  Please send your future event to me at... Read more »

Divorce Related Events for September 2013

Here are divorce related events for September 2013 that you may find helpful!  Please send notice about your event to me at   Tuesdays, September 10, 17, 24, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm “Family Law Questions? We Have Answers” Daley Center, Courtroom 1905 The Chicago Legal Clinic sponsors this information session about family law... Read more »

Chicago Divorce Programs for June: It's All About the Money!

Here are Chicago divorce programs for June that are all about the money:   on June 11, a workshop on the basic financial affidavit and on  June 14 a free program on stupid ways folks hide money. June 11: DIVORCE MATH II WORKSHOP The Lilac Tree  presents a special workshop to help you learn about the... Read more »

Divorce Chicago: Upcoming Events

Divorce Chicago: Upcoming Events Below are divorce  Chicago events for before, during and after your divorce.  I would like to say “enjoy”, but maybe the real word here is “endure.” Wish I could be at these “Divorce in Chicago” events as I know the folks behind each event.  Alas, I am knee deep in doing... Read more »

Is Getting a Divorce One of Your New Year's Resolutions?

Then start by attending  this workshop on Thursday night! January 10th WORKSHOP – Contemplating Divorce Have you thought about divorce but are unable to decide? Do you agonize over whether the marriage is really over? Do you fear whether you can handle it emotionally or financially? Are you staying for the children? If you’ve answered yes to any of these... Read more »

Santa Please Bring Me! 12 Things That Should be on Every Divorcing Woman's (or Man's) Christmas Wish List

Now that you have wrapped all the Christmas gifts, it is time to put your list together for Santa. If you are going through a divorce in Cook County or Illinois, here is my wish list for you!  I have already been blessed with most of these. Merry Christmas!  If you have a friend who... Read more »

Dirty Tactics in Divorce: Are They Necessary?

At the recent Divorce University I listened to many wonderful speakers talking about the legal, financial and emotional aspects of divorce. Dirty tactics was not on the list of topics One of the speakers said that a divorce is 80% emotional, 10% financial and 10% legal.  Hold that thought for a moment. In the course... Read more »