Why Seeing the Best in Others Often Leads to Heartbreak~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Boundaries, Breakups & Endings, Dating, Emotionally Unavailable, Empowerment, Friendship, Letting Go, Relationships & Love, Self-Love 0 Comments

About a year and a half ago, I wrote a somewhat controversial article titled “Seven Types of Men to Stay away From.” Man, reading the comments on that piece was rough. Men did not like this article and, in hindsight, …

7 Ways To Stop Breaking Your Own Heart ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Boundaries, Compassion, Empowerment, Energy Healing, Healing, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

How many times have we said out loud, “He/she broke my heart,” or “It breaks my heart when…”? The truth is: we break our own hearts. This is a painful truth to face. I’ve lost count how many times my own …

When Someone We Love Moves On & We’re Still Trying to Let Go

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Dating, Divorce, Letting Go, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

“I can’t believe he’s already hooking up with someone else. We’ve been broken up for two weeks!” “I feel like I didn’t matter at all. She moved on so quickly.” I hear statements like these all the time from people …

Here’s What We need to Understand About Love and Walking Away ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Dating, Divorce, Letting Go, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

“Before you dive into my waters, you should know I love deep.” ~ Betty Larrea I am often asked by people—who were in the beginning phases of a relationship or already deeply committed to another person—why the other person walked …