Breaking Up


3 Steps to Start Living by Faith and Healing Your Broken Heart

When your heart is broken after a break up, living by faith is all you can do. Here’s strength to survive, hope to continue, and help letting go of the past – even when you want to hold on with both hands. These tips on how to live by faith after a break up – […]

3 Steps to Start Living in Faith and Healing Your Broken Heart

How to Move On From a Relationship When You’re Still in Love

How to Move On From a Relationship When You’re Still in Love

Healing after a breakup isn’t easy even when you’re ready to let go – but when you’re still in love, moving on from a relationship feels impossible. Here you’ll find three creative ways to accept the breakup and start over, plus tips for Blossoming in a new season of your life. You may not have […]


7 Ways to Pick Up the Pieces of Your Broken Heart

The man you built your life around is gone, and you’re struggling to figure out how to move on from a broken heart. These ideas for Blossoming after a relationship ends will help you step into a new season of your life. Have you been pretending that everything is okay? You get out of bed in […]

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What to Expect When You End a Relationship

What to Expect When You End a Relationship

Leaving someone you once loved can bring unexpected surprises – some good, some bad. Here’s what to expend when you end a relationship, plus tips for coping with the fallout. This article was inspired by a comment a reader left on one of my most popular articles… “I know my boyfriend wants to end our relationship but […]


How to Let Go of a Past Relationship

The person you loved – and lost – will always be tucked away in your heart. These tips for letting go of a past relationship will help you remember the best of your love while you heal and move forward. “I wish I’d read your ideas for letting go of a first love when I […]

How to Let Go of a Past Relationship

coping with heartache after the break up

How to Cope With Heartache After the Break Up

Here’s the best tip for coping with heartache after a break up – even if you regret it and wish you were back together: stop trying to convince yourself that you need to heal. Stop trying to mend your broken heart, stop talking about how you need to move on, and stop searching the internet […]


5 Ways to Survive “No Contact” in a Relationship

Whether you’re coping with a breakup or a temporary separation, surviving “no contact” in a relationship feels terrible. These tips will help you find hope and healing, peace and rest. I gathered both practical and emotional strategies for living without contacting someone you love. The first tip is from a woman who made the painful […]

How to Survive “No Contact” in a Relationship

When You Know It’s Over But You Can’t Say Goodbye

When You Know It’s Over But You Can’t Say Goodbye

Ending a relationship isn’t easy or painless – even when you know it’s over. Here’s how to cope when you feel like you can’t say goodbye but you know you have to. I wrote this article for a reader who knows her relationship has no future, but is having trouble accepting the truth… “I have […]


9 Ways to Find Your Life Purpose After a Sad Breakup

What makes a sad breakup worse? Having nothing to look forward to. These gentle ways to find your life purpose will comfort, encourage, and help you let go of a relationship that meant everything to you. I wrote this article for a reader who is struggling to get over a sad breakup. “I’d stop thinking about my […]

How to Find Your Life Purpose After a Sad Breakup

How to Get Through a Breakup When You’re Still in Love

How to Get Through a Breakup When You’re Still in Love

Breaking up was the right thing to do, but your heart aches. Here’s how to get through a breakup when you’re still in love with him, you miss him, and you wish your relationship could have turned out differently… “I broke up with my boyfriend of six years, and I know it was the right […]