The First Breakup After Divorce Hurts More Than The Divorce

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July 2nd, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

Divorce is devastating. For everyone who goes through it. But there's something that I think might be even worse: the first breakup after divorce. What I mean is, when you get into your first serious relationship after the divorce and it ends. That's...

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Confronting A Cheater: 3 Different Reactions You Could Get

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June 20th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

 I can’t even imagine how difficult it would be confronting a cheater. “Um, honey…(in that walking on eggshell tone), can I talk to you?” Brutal!   Unfortunately, I have heard countless stories from both men and women who have con...

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What ‘I Got Dumped’ Really Means and How To Handle It

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April 19th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

When I hear someone say, "I got dumped" I cringe. Why? Because the word "dumped" sounds really harsh, mean and insensitive.   I recently received this text from a friend: "I got dumped. He said there just wasn't a spark."   First...

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Your Painful Breakup: 9 Things You Might Be Feeling

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February 29th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

Several years ago, my son fell and cut his knee, and we ended up at the emergency room where he got a few stitches. His wound was raw at first, and needed to be kept clean and dry. It was red and puffy and swollen, and as he described it, “thumping...

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The Importance of Trust In A Relationship

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November 18th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

This post offers dating advice as it relates to the importance of trust in a relationship. Let me back up. In a recent Facebook message, someone posted: “If you could write a note to your younger self, what would you say in two words?” Some of...

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