Trends

The Meaning of Family

January 29, 2007

In a recent post I mentioned how the majority of women in the U.S. are single. Experts are calling this trend a ‘tipping point’, which I find very interesting. And they are saying marriage is no longer the primary institution in many people’s lives. So how do modern adult women now define family when they […]

Boston Globe Debates Top Divorce Month

January 23, 2007

Well according to some divorce lawyers the month of January is the busiest time of year in terms of initial consultation calls and divorce proceedings. The Boston Globe just ran an interesting article today debating whether or not January was the top divorce month.

Marriage Trend Among Women: Marry Later

January 17, 2007

The latest trends in marriage show that more women are waiting longer to marry. According to 2005 figures, more women in the U.S. are single than married. Most research about divorce suggests that marrying at an older age can significantly reduce your risk of divorce, so will this trend lower divorce rates in the years […]

The Minority Are Married People

October 17, 2006

Are unmarried people now the majority? The New York Times