For Orange County spouses dealing with the end of a marriage, it can sometimes be comforting to remember that the rich and famous are not immune from marital breakups. The most recent Hollywood divorce was announced in late August: actress Megan Fox, the 29-year-old star of the 2007 film "Transformers" and its 2009 sequel, has filed for divorce from her husband of five years, actor Brian Austin Green.
California residents who have been through a divorce know what a stressful and emotionally draining experience it can be. But, there are things a spouse can do to make the experience less distressing. A national website recently published a collection of comments from various experts about the mistakes divorcing spouses commonly make. Avoiding these mistakes won't make divorce a pleasant experience, but it may make it less of an ordeal for everyone involved.