Tag Archives: Break-Up

How to deal with a shocking break up

Was anyone else blown away by Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s break up? I sure was. And don’t even get me started on my feelings on how this season’s Bachelor ended. Becca was clearly shocked that Arie dumped her so he could double back and date Lauren. These two surprise endings got me thinking about how painful it can be when you’re in a relationship that ends unexpectedly. If you’re in that situation, here’s how to deal. Read more

The Resurrection of a Vampire

How many of you have been through a divorce? How many of you have been through a divorce that took years? How many of you were separated for years before your divorce, and then you had to go through everything all over again? I've called this process the resurrection of a vampire. Read more

5 Crucial things to do if your boyfriend broke up with you

Oh, sweetie. I’m sorry! If you’re reading this, that means you’re going through a break up and that sucks. I’m not going to sugar coat it. Of course there are other fish in the sea and he’s a moron for not realizing how special you are. But, it’s OK to simply dwell on the overall crappiness of your current situation. I’ve been there, I feel you and I don’t envy you. I can help you, though! Here are five things you need to do if your boyfriend broke up with you. Read more

The right way to dump him

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The saying is “You have to kiss a lot of frogs before you find your prince.” And that’s very true. What the saying doesn’t cover is that you’re also going to need to break up with those frogs so that you’re single and available when your prince comes around. And there’s a right way to end a relationship and many, many wrong ways to do it. I’m a big believer in karma and treating other people how you’d want to be treated. So, I think it’s mega important to dump a guy the right way. It’ll be uncomfy in the moment, of course. Hurting someone’s feelings is never easy. But, you’re going to hurt him any way you do this. So, you might as well do it in a way that will leave you with a clean conscious and make sure you don’t burn any bridges. Here’s how. Read more

Three Ways To Deal With An Annoying Ex

How many of you have an ex that drives you nuts? The beauty of an ex, when you don't have children, is that you can walk away clean. For those of you who are dealing with exes and you don't share kids, you're out of your mind. You don’t have to deal with them anymore. I am about to reveal to you three ways to deal with an ex. Read more

Why breaking up with a friend is harder than breaking up with a lover

Friendships are complicated and layered. I’d say they might even be more complex than a romantic relationship. Of course, when things are going well, friendships add so much to your life. Friends understand you, support you, celebrate you and value you. Even if you’re with the most amazing romantic partner in the world, sometimes there are things only a friend can help you with. But, the end of friendships can be terrible and bitter. And I’ve been thinking about why that is. Here’s what I’ve come up with on breaking up. Read more