A Divorce Attorney’s Guide to Avoiding Divorce

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Do want help in avoiding divorce? This divorce attorney wrote a guidebook for you. Listen to this important episode!

Sarah Intelligator is a divorce attorney in Los Angeles, California. Practicing Family Law since 2008, Sarah has also been a yoga instructor since 2000. She organically bridged her two worlds, coining the term: “Holistic Divorce and Family Law.” In helping others through their divorces, Sarah realized that she could help them avoid divorce altogether. This inspired her to author her first book: “Live, Laugh, True Love: A Step-By-Step Guide to Dating and Finding a Meaningful Relationship, from a Divorce Attorney.” In her spare time, Sarah enjoys traveling and spending time with her son, Eli, and husband, Joel. She also dabbles in interior design.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • How being a divorce attorney equips her to comment on relationships
  • The 6 F words that lead to relationship failure
  • An exercise to help define what’s most important in a relationship
  • Good questions to ask on a date to determine if they’re right for you
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How Women Are Coming Out on Top Post-Divorce


Women often come out on top post-divorce. In this episode with Divorce Attorney, Renee Bauer, learn how to navigate divorce successfully!

Renee Bauer is a divorce attorney, international speaker and author of four books – She Who Wins, Divorce in Connecticut, The Ultimate Guide to Solo and Small Firm Success, and a children’s book, Percy’s Imperfectly Perfect Family. She hosts the annual She Who Wins Summit, a live event created to inspire, motivate and challenge women to move forward bravely in their personal and business lives. Her impact has been recognized by Success Magazine where she was nominated as a Woman of Influence and with awards such as Litigator of the Year, Women-Owned Business of the Year, and New Leaders in the Law. She has been featured in multiple media outlets such as the International Business Times, Comment Central, AP News, NBC, FOX, and iHeart Radio.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • Why women tend to come out on top post-divorce
  • Why divorced women seek support more often than men
  • Four tips that will help you navigate divorce successfully
  • The most important question you can ask yourself if you’re unsure about divorce
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How the Father Wound Impacts Your Relationships

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In this episode, learn how the father wound impacts your romantic relationships with my guest, Dr. Karin Luise.

Dr. Karin Luise is an award-winning Author, Speaker, Master Life Coach, Soul Guide and Course Creator with a PhD in Counseling & Education. She blends 20 years of practice and research with her spiritual gifts as a Medium, Intuitive and Channel to guide people through mind-blowing transformations. She is obsessed with helping people release the programming of their past, remember who they are and tap into the power and purpose that they are here to enjoy in all levels of their lives – while having the time of their lives! Her retreats have brought healing and transformation to hundreds of men and women ready to live their purpose.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • What is the father wound and how does it impact our romantic relationships?
  • How can women heal from a father wound?
  • How many women have a father wound?
  • What are the top two coping mechanisms for those who have a father wound?
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Finding the Humor in Dating as a Single Mom

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What if you could find humor in dating as a single mom? That’s what Michele Traina does in her comedy routine. Listen to this episode!

Michele Traina is a comedian, actor, writer, and host of What’s Up NY. She’s also the creator of Divorce Diaries, a national one woman comedy show and TV series in development. Michele is a single mom born and raised in New Jersey who has been featured onstage with Chippendales Las Vegas, Wendy Williams, Tamron Hall, and with her theater company, Propbox Players.

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • What is Divorce Diaries?
  • How to find humor in dating as a single mom
  • The best and worst romantic relationships post divorce
  • How being a single mom affects how she navigates the world of comedy
  • Why she struggles to find love
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Nice Guy, No Chemistry?

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You’re dating a nice guy, but you don’t feel any sparks. Here are five tips for dating the nice guy with no chemistry.

If you’re looking for a serious long-term relationship, and you’ve been attracted to the bad boys and players, you might want to consider dating a nice guy.

But, what happens if that nice man doesn’t turn you on? If you’ve met nice guys with no chemistry, consider these five tips before you move on to date those bad boys again.

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Healing From the Past for Healthier Relationships

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Healing from the past paves the way for healthier relationships. Therapist Marlisse Testa shows us how in this episode!

Marlisse Testa is a licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida who works with teens, adults, couples, and families. She treats depression, anxiety, mood disorders, mild personality disorders, trauma, PTSD and complex PTSD, relationship issues, divorce, dating, grief/loss, self-esteem, self-care, assertiveness training and more. She is also trauma trained and she is a Certified Integrative Medicine Provider and a trained narcissist abuse therapist. She’s here today to speak about her book, Stow Your Luggage When Dating: Practical Ways to Get Back into Dating While Putting Your Past Behind You to Have a Healthy, Vibrant, and Lasting Relationship.  

In this episode of Last First Date Radio:

  • Why she wrote this book
  • What is the Ice Cream Theory in relation to dating?
  • Some signs that you should walk away from a person you’re dating
  • What she means by ‘hold on loosely’
  • Advice for those who are impatient in dating and relationships
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