After ending things with my college boyfriend, a relationship that lasted just short of 5 years, I felt like I had worked myself up to a solid point. I was confident again after years of being told I wasn't blonde enough, thin enough, or smart enough. I had gotten to a secure place with my [...]
After a relationship ends, you look back and see it in a different light. Here are the red flags that told me to leave.
Getting through a breakup sucks. Here are words of wisdom to help heal your heart.
Bowing out gracefully when a friendship has run its course.
When deciding whether to get back together with an ex, it can be hard to distinguish what your needs are with the noise of everyone else's advice and opinions. Here are the questions you need to ask yourself.
Here you have it: The 7 stages of breakup grief. If you're experiencing all of some variation of these, relax. You're not crazy.
Breakups are hard, there's no doubt about it. Unless you're a sociopath they're usually hard for both people too - the one that does the dumping and the one that gets dumped. Unfortunately, a magic pill to make the effects of heartbreak disappear has yet to be invented but in the meantime, here are some tips to get you started.
For most, a break-up is hard enough. But what happens when your break-up coincides with someone's else's nuptials? Just a little extra salt in the wound.