breakups

What to Do If You Unexpectedly Run Into Your Ex

I was once in a relationship that ended very badly, which resulted in me acquiring an ex-girlfriend that I’ll attempt to avoid for the rest…

It’s Target, Not Ikea, Where Happy Relationships Go to Die

Every couple has its disagreements, and every couple is pushed to the brink by a few universal stressors: household budgets, airplane travel, in-laws, “the Holidays,”…

How Much of a Red Flag Is Jealousy?

As we found out when we asked the MEL staff last year, red flags in relationships run the gamut from ungrammatical texting to being a…

How Much Is It Going to Cost to Get Divorced for Me, a Regular Guy Who’s Thinking About Getting…

It ain’t over till it’s over — but when it’s over, holy crap does it come with a bill It’s easy to think of filing for divorce as…