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7 Ways To Distract Yourself From The Post Divorce Blues

7 Ways To Distract Yourself From The Post Divorce Blues

7 WAYS TO DISTRACT YOURSELF FROM THE POST-DIVORCE BLUES There are times when you need to distract yourself. Times when a glass, or two, of wine just doesn’t cut it and all your friends are out for the evening or just plain tired of hearing about your divorce. These are the times when you need to become creative in order to circumvent the possibility of doing something stupid like driving off a cliff or signing up, yet again, for Match.com. Neither of these scenarios will have the desired effect, which is to get you out of your temporary funk.

7 Ways To Distract Yourself From The Post Divorce Blues

7 Ways To Distract Yourself From The Post Divorce Blues

7 WAYS TO DISTRACT YOURSELF FROM THE POST-DIVORCE BLUES There are times when you need to distract yourself. Times when a glass, or two, of wine just doesn’t cut it and all your friends are out for the evening or just plain tired of hearing about your divorce. These are the times when you need to become creative in order to circumvent the possibility of doing something stupid like driving off a cliff or signing up, yet again, for Match.com. Neither of these scenarios will have the desired effect, which is to get you out of your temporary funk.

My Parents Got Divorced; Is My Marriage Doomed? [EXPERT]
Are the odds against you?

My Parents Got Divorced; Is My Marriage Doomed?

Children of divorce often experience expectations of failure, fear of loss or abandonment and fear of conflict throughout their lives. These anxieties are reflected in their romantic relationships by poor partner or behavior choices, giving up too quickly when problems arise or avoidance of any perceived level of commitment.

Friends With Benefits.

Friends With Benefits.

Some’s intuition is better than others. But, when you are dealing with love and relationships it is always best to go with your gut intuition. I know many women and men who had an intuition who they were with, weren't right for them and then look back and wish they wouldn't have wasted their time on that relationship. 

heart-shaped plate with brocolli
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Why I Probably Shouldn't Date Another Carnivore

On my first date with Alan, he suggested we order octopus. I laughed and said, "You'd be on your own with that!" And throughout the relationship I had to hear quips and comments about my healthy, green, almost-vegan food preferences.

R.I.P: Chivalry May Be Officially Dead

R.I.P: Chivalry May Be Officially Dead

For some reason I think men have forgotten their manners or they just weren’t taught them, but opening a door for a woman should be mandatory. It isn’t that hard to open a door when you see a women with groceries or even just her hand bag! Are we teaching the men of this generation right?

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly Of Dating Multiple People

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly Of Dating Multiple People

Dating multiple people at once might seem trashy to some but soon after my dive into online dating I found myself juggling men. I didn’t intend on becoming a player but it just sort of happened! I went out on multiple coffee dates; followed by a several dinner dates, and the next thing I knew I was the gangster of love! There was a point where I was brazenly dating 3 men simultaneously.

Flirting or Cheating?

Flirting or Cheating?

Some say flirting is harmless: some of those same people would argue that engulfing a male body part in one's mouth isn’t sex (we won’t mention names, given the trend to repent), while others insist that the mere thought of indiscretion is cheating. Given our culture’s penchant for bending the English language (and morals) to suit our purposes, wouldn’t it be nice if we had a few less erroneous benchmarks for foul play? Here are a few to consider:

6 Reasons NOT To Run

6 Reasons NOT To Run

By Certified Personal Trainer, Mike Donavanik, for GalTime.com I love running and I usually run four miles per day. Running helps me center myself, it helps calm my mind and it helps relieve stress -- not to mention it keeps up my cardiovascular endurance. But I understand not everyone is able to run. Here are six solid reasons NOT to run and some great alternatives to be active and maybe even becoming a runner in the future. 1. THE IMPACT ON YOUR JOINTS