Welcome to Forgetting Fairytales, the Specialist Breakup, Dating & Relationship blog, designed to help you write the love story you really want and deserve. Browse our latest articles, search specific categories or get one-on-one support. Forget the fairytales, it’s time to write your own “happily ever after…” one that starts with YOU!


Feeling heartbroken? Struggling to get over your ex? Want to feel happy and whole again? Then you’ve come to the right place. This section covers all things breakups, helping you to heal and grow.

How To Build Your Confidence After a Breakup

How To Build Your Confidence After a Breakup

Feel like your confidence has been knocked after a breakup? Want to get it back? Feel like you again? In fact – not just like you, but the “you” you’ve always wanted to be? Then my friends, you’re in the right place, as here’s how to build your confidence after a breakup (in 10 key…

Signs Your Ex Is Waiting For You

20 Signs Your Ex Is Waiting For You

How do you know if your ex is waiting for you to come back? If they don’t believe it’s fully over, and they want the two of you to get back together? And what do you even do if you find yourself in that situation? How should you act / respond? Well my friends, in…


Feeling bogged down by dating? Want to meet the right person? Have better experiences? Find “the one” to build a life with? Then you’re in luck. This section helps you find love, far faster and easier.


Having issues in your relationship? Or perhaps you’re simply looking to strengthen it? This section focuses on building healthier, happier, long-lasting relationships that grow with you as you do.

Deep Questions To Ask Your Boyfriend

365 Deep Questions To Ask Your Boyfriend

Looking for deep questions to ask your boyfriend? Want to create more interesting conversation, further strengthen your bond, and really get him opening up?… Regularly? Then you’ve come to the right place. See, this article isn’t a mix of different questions to ask your boyfriend. This is a list PURELY packed full of deep questions…

Couples Pumpkin Carving Ideas

20+ Fun & Creative Couples Pumpkin Carving Ideas

Looking for couples pumpkin carving ideas for Halloween 2022? Want to craft some pumpkins together, but not sure what to do? Then here’s our top 20(+) pumpkin carving ideas for couples… proving that pumpkin carving is most definitely not “just for kids!” Top 20 Couples Pumpkin Carving Ideas Let’s get stuck straight in, shall we?…

How Soon Is Too Soon To Propose?

How Soon Is Too Soon To Propose?

How long should you wait before proposing? How soon is too soon to propose? (Or, if you’re not the one popping the question – how soon is too soon to get engaged?) What’s the “norm”? I mean, how long does the average couple date before getting engaged? And when might it be okay to propose…