Posts tagged "get along with your ex week"

8 Women Talk About How They’ve Stayed Friends With Exes

Sometimes you hear women talk about how and why they stay friends with their exes and wonder how they do it. For some of us that seems impossible. After the jump, eight women share their thoughts about how they are able to keep friendships with exes.
By: Pam Gaulin / July 24, 2010

5 Tips For Getting Along With Your Ex Who Is Also Your Co-Worker

Getting over a breakup is difficult enough without the complication of having to see that person each day. When your ex is a co-worker, remaining professional may seem impossible. Rather than quit a good job, get along with your ex as a professional. After the jump, five tips to ensure a peaceful nine-to-five ... post-breakup.
By: Sophie Walton / July 24, 2010

Dating Don’ts: What Not To Do When You Meet Your Ex’s New Girlfriend

Unless one of you moved to the other side of the planet (or died), chances are, you will, at some point in time, cross paths with someone who broke your heart. Then, as if seeing him in the flesh weren’t unpleasant enough, there’s always a chance that he won’t be alone. But maybe you were…
By: Judy McGuire / July 23, 2010

13 Good Lessons We’ve Learned From Bad Exes

Most of us have an awful ex (or maybe a few) that we'd never be friends with. In fact, we may even wish we'd never crossed paths with them ... except for that invaluable lesson we took away from the relationship. I finally figured out that alcoholics make bad boyfriends. Duh. It's so simple you'd…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 23, 2010

What Could Your Ex Do To Get You Back?

Let's face it; we all have an ex or two somewhere in our past, be it an ex-husband or ex-boyfriend. We might remain friends with some, but might not be able to be in the same room with others. There could even be that special someone you would welcome back if things were ... well…
By: Marie Anne St. Jean / July 22, 2010

Guy Talk: How To Hang Out With Your Ex Without Upsetting Your New Guy

I used to think that when a relationship ends, there's no reason to see the other person again, other than in casual public settings. After all, it's called "ending a relationship" for a reason. All of that changed when I dated one of my long-time friends. She's excellent. When things didn't work out romantically, we…
By: Phil Dotree / July 22, 2010

Can You Be Friends With Your Ex?

(Click here to see it extra large.) Breaking up is hard to do, but friending someone you used to do is even trickier. There's a whole mess of things to consider when trying to buddy up with someone who saw you naked, especially when you can no longer use your nakedness as a bartering…
By: Simcha / July 22, 2010

Mind Of Man: Nix Sex With An Ex

Sex with an ex is a really bad idea. Whoever came up with the concept of “breakup sex” was either a pathetic masochist or just lazy. Breakup sex isn’t just “one more for the road.” It’s being given a delicious cupcake, then having it slapped out of your mouth. Breakup sex is a fluffy,…
By: John DeVore / July 21, 2010

15 Things You Never Want To Hear An Ex Say

You may have noticed a plethora of ex-related articles on The Frisky this week and that's because we're in full swing of "Get Along With Your Ex" week. In honor of the, um, special occasion, I bring you 15 things you never want to hear an ex say (especially one you hope to continue…
By: Wendy Atterberry / July 21, 2010

The Best Memories Of Our Exes

Your ex is your ex for a reason (or many reasons), but there was something redeeming and attractive about this person at one time. After the jump, some women reminisce and share their favorite moments with their exes. Whether from a mountaintop hike, a tropical island getaway or a local romantic occasion, these memories deserve…
By: Pam Gaulin / July 21, 2010

10 Women Weigh In On Casual Sex With An Ex

We're back to that very interesting debate when it comes to our exes: Is it OK to have casual sex with an ex or is it better to not go there? After the jump, 10 women share their thoughts about ex-ing and sex-ing. What do you think about casual ex sex? Share your thoughts i…
By: Jalpi Sixbear / July 20, 2010

Thanks For Everything, Ex-Boyfriends!

It's Get Along With Your Ex Week here at The Frisky. Though I possess deep, deep reserves of bitterness, I shall set that aside today for the good of the blogosphere. It's time to be mature. It's time to be forgiving. Even if you cheated on me, or blatantly flirted with bartenders in front…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 20, 2010

7 Signs You’ll Never Get Along With Your Ex

If you're thinking about being friends with your ex, think again. Really. Consider it. You had one thing, and that ended. Sometimes, the ending isn't very pretty is it? In certain cases, people can leave the past behind, but all too often folks are tempted to be friendly with those whose heart they broke or…
By: Susannah Breslin / July 19, 2010