Bad marriages lead to unhappiness. Staying for kids/money creates regret. Divorced women in study were happier single.
Bad marriages harm kids; discord worse than divorce. Auburn Univ. study: parental discord impacts child wellbeing. Kids handle divorce better when parents older.
In 40s, after exploring, focus on career success. No marriage distractions; achieve work goals effectively.
Embrace new experiences post-divorce: Broadway, dancing, and more, confidently in your 40s. No partner's limitations holding you back.
Marriage prioritizes "we," suppressing individual priorities. Flying solo lets you embrace "I," discovering personal importance.
Divorcing at 40 can trigger smaller changes too, boosting motivation for career, home renovation, and fitness goals.
Realize spouse's fault, post-divorce solitude aids self-reflection on relationship's end. Eases changing bad habits.
Find self-confidence post-divorce, especially in 40s. Body, bedroom, career boost independence.
Solo travel offers unique cultural experiences, freedom to explore diverse interests, and a fresh perspective on familiar destinations.
Prioritize kids amid marital issues. Without a demanding spouse, focus on becoming the parent you aspire to be.