Moving On

  • A (Virtual) Kiss Farewell….
    twodaymag's Lifestyle Contributor: Kristen Houghton

    A (Virtual) Kiss Farewell….

    I hope you have enjoyed what you have read, laughed at the satire, maybe shed a tear once or twice, become outraged over injustice, and possibly come away with new outlooks on life. To all I give you a virtual hug and kiss.

  • Learning to Thrive Post Break-Up
    In Love

    Learning to Thrive Post Break-Up

    Instead of sitting around and thinking about what you could have done, here are 5 things to do to help get your mind off your lover and on to something positive, productive, and just for you.

  • How To Deal With a Friend’s Break-Up
    In Love

    How To Deal With a Friend’s Break-Up

    Through these most trying experiences I have come to learn some practices that one should and shouldn’t engage in when consoling a broken hearted friend, that I thought others might find helpful:

  • He Wants to Commit, She Doesn’t
    twodaymag's Lifestyle Contributor: Kristen Houghton

    He Wants to Commit, She Doesn’t

    Keep in touch with her but don't press the commitment issue. She needs to heal her damaged self-esteem and become a confident woman  before she will be ready for another serious relationship.

  • How to Have an (Almost!) Painless Divorce
    In Love

    How to Have an (Almost!) Painless Divorce

    The process of divorce can be overwhelming when you are dealing with all the major areas of your life at one time. You will be making decisions regarding your children, your money, your home, and your belongings - all while you are emotionally tapped out with grief from parting ways with your spouse.

  • The Text Lesson
    In Love

    The Text Lesson

    The best thing to come out of this situation?  I will never give out my number to people to avoid social awkwardness EVER AGAIN.  Thank you, M, of making me realize what happens next is always far worse.

  • Breaking Up Right Before the Holidays
    twodaymag's Lifestyle Contributor: Kristen Houghton

    Breaking Up Right Before the Holidays

    The holidays bring a false hope to a relationship that both partners already know, and grudgingly acknowledge, is over. But...the pleasantries of the season make you think that perhaps, just perhaps, you are being a bit hasty in ending the relationship.

  • Kimmie on the Prowl: Beautiful Fall Day
    In Love

    Kimmie on the Prowl: Beautiful Fall Day

    Scott knew the real me, the complete me, good bad and ugly and he liked me. But was it realistic to think our age difference wouldn’t matter someday? Sooner rather than later? Who could I call to discuss this with?

  • Kimmie on the Prowl: Expiration Date
    In Love

    Kimmie on the Prowl: Expiration Date

    Only one week and like a tornado coming down the street I could see the damage spiraling. It wasn’t that everything was more important then him, it was more important than a relationship.

  • (Internet) Dating After Divorce
    In Love

    (Internet) Dating After Divorce

    Using the internet is a good option if you are divorced and looking to date again. It allows you to find a relationship at your own pace and on your own terms. Sure, there are pitfalls, just as in the real world, but if dating in the real world was easy, online dating sites would have never been created in the first place.