Breaking Up


Is It Time to Break Up? How to Know for Sure 1

Even if your relationship is as painful as a paper cut, you may hesitate to end it. These 12 signs it’s time to break up with your boyfriend will help you know for sure what to do. I wrote this article for a reader who “kinda sorta” thinks it’s time to leave her relationship, but is unwilling to sacrifice everything […]

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How to Stop the Painful “Breakup and Makeup” Cycle

You keep breaking up and getting back together – and you know it’s not good for either of you. These tips on how to stop the “breakup and makeup” cycle are inspired by a reader who is struggling to accept a recent split from her boyfriend. On 5 Healthy Ways to Cope When You Miss Him, Sara said: “My boyfriend […]

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How to Cope When the Man You Love is Marrying Someone Else 100

You’re heartbroken and lost, and it seems like you’ll never learn how to cope when the man you love is getting married to someone else. Take heart, my friend. Know that you are not alone, and that you will survive this and be happy again one day! These tips will help you grieve and move on when someone you love […]

How to Cope When the Man You Love is Marrying Someone Else

How to Overcome Depressed Feelings After a Breakup 16

Post break up, you may feel depressed, lonely, afraid, and anxious. Here’s how to overcome depression after a breakup, plus important tips on how your body and emotions are reacting to the end of your relationship. Your heart feels emotionally broken, but did you know the breakup had a physical effect on your body as well? Your heart is physically responding to the stress […]

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How to Leave a Man You Love – But Can’t Live With 215

Leaving a man you’ve loved for years isn’t just a physical move out of the house…it’s a painful emotional break. These tips on how to leave a man you love but can’t live with will help you decide if it’s time to say good-bye. Here’s how one woman describes her struggle: “My husband and I were married for 17 years when […]

How to Leave a Man You Love

How to End a Relationship When You’re Scared to Be Alone 84

Yes, it is scary to be on your own – we were created to connect! But not with the wrong men. Here’s how to end a relationship when you’re scared to be alone, but know you need to leave the man you’re with. “I’ve been in the same relationship for 18 years,” says Nikki in response to How to Know if a […]

Tips for Being Honest in your Relationship With Your Boyfriend

How to Let Go of Someone You Love 94

Letting go of a relationship takes courage and strength. Here, you’ll learn how to let go of someone you love in healthy ways, heal your heart, and move forward in your life. These tips are inspired by a reader who asked for help detaching and letting go of someone she cares about. “My husband of three years is planning to leave me […]

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