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5 Behaviors You Should Avoid After A Breakup

I often marvel at the strength of celebrities and other public figures who endure the ego-decimating effects of a divorce or breakup in the public...

Monica Parikh
August 27 2015

When Temporary Separation From Your Partner Is A Good Thing

I’m a love coach and I speak to women every single day who are struggling in their relationships. Recently, my client, Sara called me in tears, and...

Sharon Pope
August 21 2015

How I Learned To Fall Back In Love With Myself After Divorce

It was a beautiful New York City night and I was hosting a charity event. In between my hosting duties and conversations, I was fielding e-mails and...

Tamsen Fadal
July 18 2015

6 Valuable Life Lessons You Receive From A Breakup

After my breakup and divorce, life was a struggle. My feelings of sadness crushed me, and I felt consumed and controlled by the pain. Furthermore, I...

Vishnu Subramaniam
July 1 2015

How To Rebuild Your Sense Of Self-Worth After A Breakup

I felt pretty crappy about myself after my divorce. In fact, I felt so worthless that I quit my job, isolated myself and practically hid for a from...

Vishnu Subramaniam
June 13 2015

3 Gifts You Can (And Will) Discover From Divorce

There are two phrases I really, really hate. The first is “Don’t stop believing.” For that, I blame the band Journey. This is one of those lame...

Christina Pesoli
June 4 2015

My Ex-Husband Broke My Heart. Here's How I Healed

A few years ago, 10 words irrevocably changed the course of my life: “I do not love you anymore. I want a divorce.”

Monica Parikh
May 25 2015

I Was Married & Divorced By 25. Here's What I Learned About Love

I could start this out by telling you about the importance of conscious communication and other relationship tools that you might read about in books...

Kylie McBeath
May 12 2015

I Became Obsessed With My Ex-Boyfriend's Girlfriend

When I was newly divorced and visiting my hometown in Oklahoma from Los Angeles, I ended up going on a date with a man who was a childhood friend. It...

Lynn Newman
May 9 2015

9 Steps To Conscious Healing After Breakup Or Divorce

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin recently celebrated the first anniversary of their "conscious uncoupling" with a family trip to Mexico. Despite the...

Patti O'Rourke
May 6 2015

5 Questions To Ask Before You End A Relationship

Buoyed by the success of our first collaboration, I invited Carolyn Byrne (a matrimonial attorney) and Aimee Hartstein (a marriage therapist) to join...

Monica Parikh
May 3 2015

14 Tips For Healthy Co-Parenting With Your Ex

As divorced parents, we all wonder how the divorce will impact our kids. Our job as parents, divorced or not, is to ensure that our kids have a happy,...

Patti O'Rourke
March 22 2015

What To Do When It Feels Like Your Life Is Falling Apart

Ever had life blow up on you? Perhaps you're going through a breakup and then you get laid off. Or your job is all wrong for you but you can't find a...

Adelma Lilliston
March 13 2015

3 Simple Ways To Show Compassion For Your Ex + Why It's Important

My marriage ended for the right reasons. I knew it had to happen, and yet I still went through a raft of unbearably intense emotions -- from anger,...

Amanda Laden
March 4 2015

These 2 Questions Can Predict Whether Your Relationship Will Last

You probably don't associate love with numbers, formulas, and concrete data; instead, you think of the opposite, of irrationality and emotion. So...

Emi Boscamp
January 29 2015

7 Reasons I'm Grateful For My Divorce

While I had been in love during my teenage years, my now ex-husband was my first adult relationship. I had gotten engaged to him at 20 and married him...

Sarah Woehler
January 21 2015

10 Lessons I Learned About Grief From Ending My 10-Year Marriage

Everyone talks and writes about what heartbreak is like for the heartbroken, but seldom do they go into depth about what grief is like for the...

Sarah Woehler
January 7 2015

7 Things To Consider Before Ending Your Relationship

If you're anything like me, a mom who loves her kids and cares about her husband (now ex-husband) and family, then you were definitely not too psyched...

Tara Averill
January 5 2015

The Divorce Rate Is Actually Declining, Contrary To Popular Belief

When it comes to marriage, we've been conditioned to expect disaster. For so long, we've heard people say that half of marriages end in divorce and...

Emi Boscamp
December 3 2014