Tag: ex

Need to Get Over an Ex? Reinvent Yourself

Need to Get Over an Ex? Reinvent Yourself
By Gina B.   Breakups suck, period.  Regardless of how bad your relationship was, or how necessary the breakup, there is a minefield of nostalgic triggers that produce erratic explosions of disturbing emotions.   I’ve found that the best way to get through a breakup is a little bit of reinvention.   Here’s how it happens . .... Read more »

Relationships: Would Your Ex Give You a Good Reference?

Relationships: Would Your Ex Give You a Good Reference?
By A Comeaux Why aren’t references required for relationships? Jobs ask for them whether you’re a nurse or a nanny, a cashier or an executive, new employers would like to know who and where you came from and the reason you’re no longer there… You can’t get credit unless your financial history is checked and... Read more »

9 Do's and Don’ts for Your Rebound Date

9 Do's and Don’ts for Your Rebound Date
By Zondra Hughes A new relationship typically begins with a good first date, and it’s tough to have a good time if you’re on the rebound. Getting over the last relationship is tough, but the fact that you’re going on a date means things are looking up for you. Stay positive, you’re in control of... Read more »
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Why Your Ex Doesn't Belong in Your Bed

Why Your Ex Doesn't Belong in Your Bed
by Toni D. Bailey Please allow me to leave you with this food for thought. An ex of mine thinks that I won’t have sex with him because I’m still in love with my most recent ex. This ex can’t seem to grasp that my refusal to allow him to taint my sheets and body... Read more »

Betrayed by My Ex and My Relative--and What I Did Next

Betrayed by My Ex and My Relative--and What I Did Next
By Kierrya Issac As a woman you would never think that some of the situations that you have to endure would be from the ones that you trust the most. I have been in a lot of what you call difficult situations where I have felt very disrespected not only as a woman, but as... Read more »

Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot

Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot
Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot By Jean Usen  I know you’re not going to like what I have to say, sis. I can see beads of sweat forming on your brow and the cuss words dripping from your lips. Before you slide out of your sandals and pop off your clip-ons,... Read more »
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Brides Beware: 5 ‘To-Dos’ Before You Say ‘I Do’

 Brides Beware: 5 ‘To-Dos’ Before You Say ‘I Do’
  By Jasmine Browley Last month, we were all inundated with the news of singer Ciara’s engagement to chart topping rapper, Future. Along with their happy announcement of future (pun intended) wedded bliss, came the rumblings of less than flattering coverage of Future’s baby mama drama. The rapper has three young children (an 11, 4,... Read more »

Lunch with My Ex "Frank," aka the Devil's Son

Lunch with My Ex "Frank," aka the Devil's Son
By Zondra Hughes   I’m confident that I dated the devil’s son in college. For the sake of this post, let’s call him Frank. Perhaps you’ve dated one of the devil’s sons too, I have no idea how many sons the Devil has, but clearly there’s a franchise. Frank is not evil and out to destroy the... Read more »