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Friends With Ex

An Open Letter To My Ex-Husband

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 08.10.2015 | Divorce

When writer Susan Campos and her husband Bill divorced in 2004 after eight years of marriage, her goal for their parenting relationship was progress, ...

5 Things To Know About Befriending Your Ex

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.08.2014 | Divorce

We can't help it: We're in awe whenever we meet a former couple who've managed to remain chummy after the split. "What's their secret?" we wonder....

6 Times You Shouldn't Be Friends With Your Ex

Andrea Bonior | Posted 06.02.2014 | Women
Andrea Bonior

Can you really be friends with someone you dated -- even if he knows you better than anyone else? Do any great -- or even average -- romances ever end by segueing into a strong friendship?

I AM Being Cordial -- Should You Be "Friendly" With Your Ex?

Kendra Cunningham | Posted 05.04.2014 | Comedy
Kendra Cunningham

It's like saying, "Hey, I know we had a relationship that included us having sex but now I'd like to stop the sexual part."

3 Top Tips for Turning a Former Flame Into a Friend

GalTime | Posted 04.13.2014 | Divorce

As partners, you likely turned to each other for support on everything, but that's probably no longer appropriate.

My Unconventional Family Dinner

Today's Mama | Posted 03.23.2014 | Parents
Today's Mama

The family dinner that's most important in our house is not the typical weeknight meal where my son, Javier, mumbles something about his day after an onslaught of questions from me. The one we treasure is the monthly meal we share with my ex-husband, Ed, who lives in another state.

Friends After Divorce

Lois Tarter | Posted 10.07.2013 | Divorce
Lois Tarter

When you are going through a divorce, you probably could never think of being friends with your ex. If you have children together, you need to both think about what's best for them.

6 Women Reveal Why They're Still Friends With Their Exes

Posted 07.29.2013 | Divorce

Think of all the former couples you know. Now think of the ones you know who have managed to remain friends. We're guessing you can count the number w...

The Odd Arrangement My Ex And I Set Up After Our Divorce

Al DeLuise | Posted 09.16.2013 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

My ex-wife Arlene and I have a very good relationship. It is a much better relationship than the one we would have had if we had actually stayed married. I hope my kids can appreciate that fact.

Should You Be Friends With Your Ex?

Posted 06.20.2013 | Divorce

Is it possible to be friends with your ex after divorce? On Thursday, HuffPost blogger Susan Campos made the case for at least being friendly towa...

Why I Went To Bat For My Ex (And You Should Too)

Judith Ruskay Rabinor Ph.D. | Posted 06.01.2013 | Divorce
Judith Ruskay Rabinor Ph.D.

I understand how angry people can feel in the midst of a divorce, how vicious they can behave when they feel hated, betrayed and cheated. Because when I got divorced, I shared many of those sentiments.

Why You Shouldn't Be Friends With Your Ex

Posted 09.03.2014 | Divorce

By Susan Elliott for A big, looming question after the breakup seems to be, "Can we still be friends?" Unfortunately the answer is pr...

Friends Without Benefits: Should You Be Friends With Your Ex?

Khalid El Khatib | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Khalid El Khatib

Building a friendship off a breakup sucks. It's like slowly ripping a Band Aid off the hairiest arm in the world. But never have I experienced anything so conducive to my personal growth.