Don't let the green monster take over; channel all that energy into your own life instead.
When you're single, it can be hard to sit across from a pair of lovebirds without feeling the need to force a smile while stifling a gag. This applies even to the most confident and independent among us. Jealousy over a friend's love life can inevitably lead a host of other undesirable emotions: self-pity, guilt and even hopelessness. You know you should be happy for your friend and simply focus on finding a love of your own, assuming that's what you want. Unfortunately, it's not that easy.
A reader over at TresSugar has written in about her secret envy of a friend's relationship that's bringing her down; her fellow readers have weighed in with advice ranging from tough love to encouragement. If you're involved in a relationship jealousy scenario, pick yourself up by your boot straps and click over now for some free therapy: I Can't Help Feeling Jealous
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