Wish I knew this when I had my heart broken.
1. Aries (March 21 April 19)
The only way you could ever really get over getting sad is by getting mad. As an Aries, you are usually very good at letting your intense emotions motivate you through life. So use your fiery anger as a motivator for you to just move on. Think about how toxic and bad your relationship was and why you eventually had to break up and that’s the only way you can ever really feel better about it.
2. Taurus (April 20 May 21)
You just need to go on an all-out food binge. It’s no secret that you’re a lover of food. You probably love food more than you loved your ex anyway. So just go back to your original love and let that delicious food fix your broken heart.
3. Gemini (May 22 June 21)
You need a rebound. Some people may frown on this method, but it’s really the only way for you to get over a bad breakup. The best way for you to move on from an ex is to move on to a new relationship as a whole. You’re quick and adaptable anyway. It won’t be too hard for you to jump into a new relationship even though you’re still nursing a broken heart.
4. Cancer (June 22 July 22)
You are a deeply emotional being and you just have to let your feelings work their wonders on you. Just wallow in your sadness. Withdraw into your little cocoon and drown yourself in sad love songs, breakup movies, and a tub of your favorite ice cream. Do this for as long as it takes.
5. Leo (July 23 August 22)
Get that credit card ready. It’s time to go shopping. As a Leo, that’s really the only way you can move on from a bad breakup happily. Retail therapy is always the most effective solution to your sadness. You are someone who loves to have fancy things and so it makes sense for you to splurge on shopping whenever you are too upset to just do anything else. Let your future self worry about having to pay the bills.
6. Virgo (August 23 September 22)
You just have to turn to your books to help you get over your bad breakup. As a Virgo, you get a kick out of self-development. You are always trying to be a better person. And that’s why you are so fond of self-help books. When you keep yourself occupied with your journey of self-improvement, then the effects of the breakup are bond to wear off quickly enough.
7. Libra (September 23 October 22)
You just need to turn to your friends to make yourself happy again. As a Libra, you are a social creature. And so having to break up with your ex was very difficult for you. But the moment you discover that your friends are there for you, the breakup will become so much easier to bear.
8. Scorpio (October 23 November 22)
Others might really weirded out by this but you aren’t just another person. You are a Scorpio and freaky is practically your middle name. You have always been a little extra with how you live your life and so why should moving on from a breakup be any different? What you need to do is to gather all of your ex’s belongings and burn them in your own little getting over ceremony. You’ll feel so much better after.
9. Sagittarius (November 23 December 21)
Go on an adventure. That’s essentially your answer to every setback in life anyway. As a Sagittarius, you have a heart that loves to roam and wander. And so it makes perfect sense for you to want a change of scenery to help you get over a breakup. This getaway somewhat represents you running away from the pains of the past into a happier future.
10. Capricorn (December 22 January 20)
You are a natural workaholic and so it makes sense for you to turn to your work to help you get over a heartbreak. Whenever you are going through a difficult breakup, you seek the distraction of work to make you feel better. Nothing makes you feel happier than knowing you’re succeeding at something and that’s why you don’t hesitate to just immerse yourself in your work.
11. Aquarius (January 21 February 18)
You aren’t a particularly emotional person. As an Aquarius, you are a logical human being. You are smart and you are involved in lots of social causes. So it makes sense for you to turn to your advocacies as a means of trying to get over your ex. You want to be able to turn to something you have control over.
12. Pisces (February 19 March 20)
There’s really not much you can do to get over your sadness as a Pisces. You are a deeply emotional person and the only way you can get these negative feelings out of your system is to allow yourself to feel them. You can’t distract yourself. You can’t just sweep your emotions under a rug. They always demand to be felt and you have no choice but to let the sadness flow through you until you get over it.
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