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Breaking Up

These Breakup Letters Are The Best (And Worst) We've Ever Seen

Posted 01.28.2014 | Divorce

Breaking up is hard to do. Maybe that explains why some people resort to doing the deed via letter. It gets the job done and allows the dumper to ...

15 Movie Titles That Describe Your Completely Awful Ex

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

"Liar, Liar." "Psycho." "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest." No, we're not perusing movies on Netflix at the moment. These are the films people on W...

I Risked It All For Love -- And Lost

Rachel Weight | Posted 03.25.2014 | Women
Rachel Weight

Sometimes I want to crawl into bed and never get out. I analyze each part of me, wondering what didn't fit into a part of him, how it could fit into a part of anyone else.

Your Breakups Are Your Breakthroughs

Lauren Weinstein | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Lauren Weinstein

My breakups have been the things that have propelled me forward, shifted the way I see things, transformed the actions I take. Yes, I felt hurt and pain, but I also gained strength and resiliency.

What People Say When Dating After Divorce (And What They Really Mean)

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 03.23.2014 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

It's really hard to be honest, not only with someone else, but with yourself. Isn't it comfortable and convenient to stay in a relationship that in your heart you just know isn't right? And isn't it easier to tell someone you have a boyfriend than to just say, "I'm not interested in you?"

How Running A Tough Mudder Taught Me To Trust Again

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

The Art of the Office Affair Breakup

Kristen Houghton | Posted 03.18.2014 | Women
Kristen Houghton

If you have broken up with a colleague, there are certain steps you can take to make the transition easier for all concerned, especially for yourself.

When Your Ex Becomes Your Stalker

Beth Morrison | Posted 03.17.2014 | Impact
Beth Morrison

No matter if the relationship ends on good or bad terms it can be difficult to go your own way and move on without that person in your life, but in time, you do. You do. But what if they don't? What if your ex becomes your stalker?

The Wise Words That Helped Me Survive My Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

LOOK: Woman's Major Post-Split Weight Loss Is Inspiring

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

The biggest break-up cliché in the book? The one where the dumpee spends weeks following the split inhaling tubs of ice cream and tearing through tis...

Kris Jenner Opens Up About Split From Bruce Jenner

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Well this is refreshing -- rather than dragging her estranged husband through the mud, Kris Jenner says she and Bruce Jenner are still "best friends."...

26 Reasons To Celebrate Your Breakup

Melissa Sher | Posted 03.11.2014 | Women
Melissa Sher

3. You don't need to ask polite questions about anyone's day. 4. ...Or listen to their answers. 5. You are available if someone writes a cool "Missed Connections" about you.

Is January National Divorce Month?

Stann Givens | Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce
Stann Givens

January is upon us and the phones are starting to ring. It happens every year in our divorce law practice. It's the same old story: clients dissatisfied with the marital relationships, but not wanting to file for divorce until after the holidays.

5 Ways To Survive The Holidays With A Broken Heart

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Debra Rogers for GalTime.com Whether he dropped the breakup bomb during Thanksgiving dinner, Black Friday, or he was a summer love that you stil...

7 Early Relationship Dealbreakers

Posted 12.17.2013 | Women

The start of a relationship naturally involves some uncertainty. As you continue getting to know a new partner, different aspects of their personality...

5 Things To Consider Before Asking For A Divorce During The Holidays

Michelle Crosby | Posted 02.14.2014 | Divorce
Michelle Crosby

Divorce is never easy. The holidays add an additional level of complexity and context that should not be ignored -- not just because of the immediate discomfort, but also because of the potential long-term side effects that could poison your relationship with your kids, extended family and the holidays themselves.

Giving Your Relationship a Second Chance

Deborah Hecker, Ph.D. | Posted 02.10.2014 | Divorce
Deborah Hecker, Ph.D.

Many separated couples frequently reach back to make their relationship work out and "try really hard" to get it right this time around. Why are some couples successful at reconciliation and others are not?

3 Reasons To Make Divorce A New Year's Resolution

Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq. | Posted 02.10.2014 | Divorce
Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq.

If you are thinking of putting "Get a Divorce" on your list of New Year's resolutions, here are three good reasons to go ahead with that plan.

The Sexy Splurge That Got Me Through My Split

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

15 Things Not To Do After A Breakup

Lois Tarter | Posted 02.06.2014 | Women
Lois Tarter

After a breakup, it's so easy to feel depressed and alone. It's important to take matters into your own hands and pull yourself back together as quickly as possible. Realize that while it was traumatic, you can go forward and move into the new life that you want.

When You Know You Need To Break Up With A Friend

Aly Walansky | Posted 01.29.2014 | Women
Aly Walansky

Every friendship is different, and every end is thus unique. But how do we know when to say goodbye? And does that goodbye need to be accompanied with ensuing "breakup" drama?

Why I Chose Las Vegas Over Thanksgiving After Divorce

Posted 11.27.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Making the Best of this Pre-Divorce Holiday Season

Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce
Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq.

One of many reasons couples decide to soldier through the months of November and December is often an emotional one: they don't want to spoil the holiday season for their families.

How Do You Measure A Breakup?

Posted 11.22.2013 | Women

After her marriage ended, one woman decided to reflect on her heartbreak in an unusual way -- through data. That's how the Tumblr blog Quantified ...

When Thanksgiving Turns into Breaksgiving

Harlan Cohen | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Harlan Cohen

Breaksgiving can also hit adults of all ages. Meeting family and childhood friends for the first time can make or break a couple.