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Getting Over a Breakup

This Just Might Be The Smartest Way To Get Over Your Ex

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 08.06.2014 | Divorce

You're not yourself when going through a breakup. You're nervy and on edge, your appetite is shot, and all you really want to do is hunker down in you...

5 Ways to Deal with Dating Burnout

Dr. Shannon Kolakowski | Posted 08.24.2014 | Women
Dr. Shannon Kolakowski

It's very hard to feel positive about dating if you're burned out. You don't have to deny that you're having a hard time. In fact, it's helpful to validate your own emotional experience, rather than beat yourself up for feeling down.

Now That I'm No Longer A Girlfriend

Lexi Herrick | Posted 08.12.2014 | Women
Lexi Herrick

I thought I couldn't be me without him. I thought I couldn't be me without someone else. What I didn't understand was that I shouldn't have to be someone's girlfriend to be "someone" to myself.

10 Things You Wish You Could Tell Your Younger, Heartbroken Self

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.27.2014 | Divorce

You always remember the your first breakup. Maybe it was a week-long middle school romance that ended via email and sent you into a "Nothing Compares ...

15 Hard-Won Lessons You Can Only Learn From A Breakup

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.12.2014 | Divorce

It's darn-near impossible to find a silver lining in a breakup. It's even more of a challenge to think positive thoughts when you're the one who got d...

The Dos and Don'ts of Getting Past a Breakup

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 05.21.2014 | Women
Jonathan Alpert

A breakup can be heart-wrenching for the one who is dumped, and liberating for the one who did the dumping. For the dumped, there are things that one should do and some things that one shouldn't do post-breakup.

This Ice Cream Carton Message Is Every Single Person's Nightmare

Posted 02.05.2014 | Divorce

There's nothing like eating your feelings to distract from the pain of a breakup (yes, we're speaking from experience here). Unfortunately for the ...

What Everyone Needs After A Breakup

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Marcus Osborne for GalTime.com Few things match the emotional tidal wave of a breakup. Think about it. Other than the death of a loved one, are ...

Advice for Women Dealing With Heartache

Emma Nicholson | Posted 03.02.2014 | Women
Emma Nicholson

My 18-year-old daughter is going through a really rough time these days and my heart is just breaking for her. I do not know how to fix her troubles but I did share with her these traditional ways of dealing with a crisis situation.

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...

2 Proven Ways to Conquer the Pain of Heartbreak

Daniela Tempesta, LCSW | Posted 02.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Daniela Tempesta, LCSW

When painful thoughts or emotions arise, notice them without judgment, allow them to be present, and send love and kindness to yourself.

This Is The Advice Everyone Needs To Hear After A Breakup

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Post-breakup, pulling yourself out of a pit of despair and soggy Kleenex is not the easiest thing to do. Between wallowing in self-pity and hatching y...

These 6 Ways Let You Run Into Your Ex Like a Champ

Alex Furmansky | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Alex Furmansky

Rule 4: Have Somewhere to Be. It feels good having somewhere to go. You don't have to be specific, you just need to have somewhere to go. If you don't have anywhere to go, don't make up something too far-fetched, like escorting a movie star to an awards ceremony.

16 Steps To Getting Over A Breakup, According To Our Favorite Movies

The Huffington Post | Bridget Mallon | Posted 10.07.2013 | Divorce

So you're newly single and not sure how to move on with your life. Not to worry, there's no better place to look than Hollywood for tips on how to nav...

The Truth About Closure

Hannah Brencher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Hannah Brencher

You'd think within a world that gives us genius little smartphones and turn-by-turn navigation we'd have created some sort of community for the ones who just need to hear these words after their heart is gouged out, "Hey, you're here. You've arrived. Don't be ashamed. You're not alone, toots."

LOOK: The Best Bedroom Art For Divorcés?

Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce

Breaking up generally involves a lot of sulking, poor food choices, and quite a few mornings where you can barely drag yourself out of bed. That's ...

WATCH: Heartbreak Coach Shares Her Secrets

Posted 07.16.2013 | Divorce

Everybody knows that breaking up is hard to do. Enter the breakup coach, a new kind of therapist tasked with helping heartbroken people recuperate....

The Day Nora Ephron Inspired Me

Jennifer Ball | Posted 08.19.2013 | Divorce
Jennifer Ball

At the time, I was smack dab in the middle of that big chunk. I wasn't Jenny, preschool teacher. Or Jenny, mother of four. I was Jenny, who was divorced.

The Greatest Breakup Advice My Mom Ever Gave Me

Posted 05.12.2013 | Divorce

Let's face it: Moms, more often than not, know best. Who warned you about dating that jerky underclassmen in highschool -- you know, the one who dumpe...

The Crazy Thoughts of the Recently Dumped

Andy McDonald | Posted 04.12.2013 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

Don't take this title the wrong way. I'm not implying that I've just been dumped. That's not the deep dark place this article comes from. HAHA what would give you that impression?!

Getting Over A Breakup: The Flowchart

Maryjane Fahey | Posted 12.24.2012 | Women
Maryjane Fahey

Getting over a break up? You've got one of two ways to go -- you can either be a cryin', whinin' mess or an empowerment babe! Lucky you, we've made a handy-dandy do's-and-don'ts infographic. DO it right and you'll find yourself surviving, reviving and THRIVING post-breakup.

A Meal For The Brokenhearted

Posted 10.15.2012 | Women

Nothing kills an appetite faster than heartbreak, and there’s little you can do about it -- heartbreak, that is. It has to run its course in its own time, a little parasite ravaging the host from within.

3 Words Of Advice To Help You Move On

Posted 10.08.2012 | Divorce

There's no way around it -- breakups are tough. But as difficult as they may be, there's nothing like the right piece of advice at the right time to r...

Heartbroken? 6 Ways To Pull Yourself Back Up

Posted 01.13.2013 | OWN

By Sharon Olds At one time or another, it happens -- the person we most love goes away. How do we survive it -- and thrive? Celebrated poet Sharon ...

Another Reason Not To Facebook Stalk Your Ex

Posted 09.20.2012 | Women

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 09/19/2012 06:19 PM EDT on LiveScience Here's something you might already know: Checking and refreshing...