By Deborah Dunn, LMFT, for GalTime.com
Oh girlfriends, haven't we all been stupid? Sure we have, probably more than once, and especially when it comes to the men in our lives.
But even though we may have kissed a frog or two, we don't have to keep on trading warts with sleazebags and slimeballs, do we? Yet, more and more women seem to be falling for the smooth talk and romantic bait these days, and when they do, getting past our less than pleasant memories can be a tad difficult and demoralizing.
If this applies to you, then here's seven important tips on how to wash off the pond scum and get on with your life for good!
Go on a "man diet." Never use a new man to get over another one. That spells trouble for lots of different reasons.
- Give yourself time. It takes about two years to fully heal from a major relationship mistake.
- Join a support group, find girlfriends, and surround yourself with