The good news is that every married couple has had to go through the life-after-honeymoon phase and most have survived to tell the tale. Even for Harry and Meghan (really they are just like us, minus the constant press-intrusion) life will … Read More
Breaking up is never easy. But in our recent Status survey* we discovered that break ups definitely aren’t always good and too often they are bad and sometimes even downright ugly. Of those we interviewed about break ups, 17% had … Read More
We sent the Status Van to Bristol, UK as part of the #BetterBreakUps campaign and asked them “Why is breaking up so difficult?”
I’m getting to the age when friends are starting to get married. They seem to have their lives together, whilst I’m writing this in my pyjamas eating coco pops – definitely single. Wedding fever seems to be in the air, … Read More
Break ups can be tough – and when they hurt they really sting. Two years into a previous relationship, I started noticing things in my boyfriend that set alarm bells ringing in my head. There was significantly reduced contact from … Read More
We sent the Status Van to Bristol, UK as part of the #BetterBreakUps campaign and asked them “What are the best and worst ways to be dumped?”
Conventional wisdom tells us that the only thing to do after a break up is to sever ties completely with your other half. But when most of us meet our partners through friends, work and school, how is this even … Read More
It all happened during the summer break between my second and third year at university. We had been in a relationship for about four months and were more than comfortable saying we were in love. Then the holidays happened. Unlike … Read More
We sent the Status Van to Bristol, UK as part of the #BetterBreakUps campaign and asked them “How do people get over a break up?”
When you’ve finally made the decision to end a relationship, it can be hard to know how best to do it. Here are things to avoid when breaking up with someone. Avoid waiting too long. Once you’ve made your decision, … Read More
Not all romantic relationships last forever. The tricky part is knowing when to call it quits and end a relationship or when to ride out a rough patch in your relationship. QUICK DISCLAIMER – ALL (read that again, ALL) relationships … Read More
Breaking up is hard – whether we’re on the receiving end or the one finally admitting things aren’t working out. It takes strength and empathy to to break up well. However, with instant communication options, it’s much easier to distance … Read More
What are your experiences of your previous break ups? Good, bad or downright ugly? Back in June 2017, we got an insight into guys and their views on relationships, in our “Love Lust and Loneliness” campaign. It was quite an … Read More
Break ups are never easy. But in our recent Status survey* we discovered that break ups definitely aren’t always good and too often they are bad and sometimes even downright ugly. Of those we interviewed about break ups, 17% had … Read More
We sent the Status Van to Bristol, UK as part of the #BetterBreakUps campaign and asked them “How do people take revenge after a break-up?” The answers are fascinating!
Breaking up well is hard to do. Status vlogger Munya Chawawa went to see relationship counsellor Dee Holmes @ Relate as part of the #BetterBreakUps campaign to find out the best way to do it.
How you break up with someone won’t just affect your relationship, but also your reputation. As part of our #BetterBreakUps campaign, Status vlogger Munya Chawawa weighs in on why HOW you break up with someone is worth giving some thought to.
Relationship experts are increasingly concerned about the “toxic role” phones and social media are playing in young people’s break ups as new research shows that 48% of 16-24 year olds say relationship break ups have had a negative effect … Read More
Relationship or domestic abuse can happen to anyone. Around 1 in 4 women and 1 in 6 men will be affected at some time during their life. Abuse from a partner or ex-partner can take many forms including physical, sexual, … Read More
We all love relationships when they’re in the honeymoon phase. We love that instant high when we get a midday message or planning the little things we’ll do to make our partner’s day. We’ll stay up until all hours talking … Read More
I’ve always found the idea of true love quite high pressure. In fact, I sometimes wonder if we buy into some movie-style view of romance that almost never plays out the same way in real life. Yes, I’m currently in … Read More
We all have that one mate. As soon as he gets into a relationship, he disappears. He is full of excuses when you ask him to go for some late night McNuggets. But then, she dumps him for a graphic … Read More
When I was younger, my best mate was Tim. He had the newest video games and an insatiable desire to show them off so naturally we hung out a lot. Eventually my family moved a few miles away and we … Read More
I recently met a guy, and we started texting a lot and hanging out. For a long time, we were in that unclear, ambiguous stage – we were spending a lot of time together, but we hadn’t actually talked about … Read More