Breakups

Feigned Love: The Art of Settling

Dain Wallis | Posted 11.07.2014 | Canada Living
Dain Wallis

Worried that you're settling? Not sure if you're in love or just going through the motions? Speaking from experience, here is your guide to the Art of Settling.

Avoid Facebook Stalking And 12 Other Ways To Get Over A Breakup

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada Living

Breakups hurt. Period. For anyone who has been dumped (or has initiated the breakup), there's nothing more annoying than having others tell you to "ge...

We Don't Want to Make the Same Mistakes Our Mothers Did

Katie Boland | Posted 05.07.2014 | Canada Living
Katie Boland

I think people my age, more than generations previously, have friendships with their parents. You talk about things you maybe shouldn't. For women our age, there is less of a physical and intellectual generation gap between mothers and daughters.

I'm Not Good at Drugs

Katie Boland | Posted 04.13.2014 | Canada Living
Katie Boland

I was going to save my thoughts on drugs for a few weeks. But in light of Philip Seymour Hoffman's death, now feels like the right time. I worked with him on Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master. His death truly rattled me. Like I'm bad at math, I'm bad at drugs.

6 Ways To Get Over A Breakup Before Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada Living

If you've recently parted ways with your partner, you've probably been told it's one of the worst times of the year to go through it. With Valentine's...

What's Actually Happening With People My Age

Katie Boland | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada Living
Katie Boland

"I want to write about what's actually happening with people my age." "And what's that?" "Coke. Tinder. Bad relationships. Good relationships. Molly. Not being able to get a job. 25 being one thing for one person and something completely different for another." I turned 25 almost a year ago.

What to Do With Your Child's Broken Heart

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 11.22.2013 | Canada Living
Jennifer Pellegrini

Perhaps all a parent can do, in these moments, is let their child be sad; at least for the first little while. Let them have the experience, because it's something we all have to live through at least once in our lives.

I Won't Settle for Anything Less Than "I'll Love You Forever"

The Purple Fig | Posted 09.02.2013 | Canada Living
The Purple Fig

Whether the world is ending in 12 days, or my world ends in 60 years when I'm old and grey, I won't take a minute of it for granted, and I will not settle for anything less than a "I want to spend the rest of my life with you" kind of love.

What Factor Most Determines If The Best Actress Falls Under The 'Divorce' Curse?

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 03.11.2012 | Canada Living

If Oscars can be relied on for anything, it's some flops on the red carpet, some overlong speeches -- and discussion of the Best Actress Curse. The...

Tis' The Season To Be Jilted?

CP | Posted 12.23.2011 | Canada Living

TORONTO - While the holidays have always been a time to be with those you love, experts say they've also become the time to ditch the one you don't. ...

After a Breakup, the Home Is Where the Heart Is

Amy Chan | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Living
Amy Chan

After a breakup, remember, there was once a 'you' before you became a 'we.' You'll recall that there was a time where you were fully whole -- without anyone completing you. There was once a time that you created community, family, stability, and security all on your own.

"Love Conquers All" and More Bad Relationship Advice

Josey Vogels | Posted 10.17.2011 | Canada
Josey Vogels

Living better is often based on clichéd advice and I think it's time to put a stop to it, because frankly, there's some advice, especially when it comes to relationships, that needs to be taken with a grain, heck, make that a whole block, of salt.