By Mallory McDonald

Naomi Watts comes forward after her celebrity break-up from longtime partner Liev Schreiber. UsMagazine.com learned what Watts shared with Australia’s Daily Telegraph about the split, saying, “I feel I’m in a good place in my life and I want to make sure my kids are healthy, my kids are happy and things are going to go well. Those are my hopes for me and for all of us.” Watts is focused on her celebrity kids and moving forward in her life. She said, “I feel, whether you’re famous or not, transitions are scary for anybody. I feel like change is always scary, but that’s only because transition for anyone is new, and you wonder how things are going to go.

This celebrity break-up has us sad. What are some things to do soon after a split with someone you’ve been with for a long time?

Cupid’s Advice: 

Splitting with someone who has been part of your life for so long can be a struggle. Here are ways to handle a new split:

1. Spent alone time: After being with someone for so long it can be good to spend some time to yourself. Learn who you are on your own again and what you want your next move to be.

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2. Friends forever: There is nothing better than spending time with your close friends after a break-up, especially one that was a part of your life for so long.

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3. Do something special: Now that you are on your own, use this time to do something you have always wanted to do but just haven’t gotten around to it. Bring the spark back into your own life!

What do you do to handle a split from a long-term relationship? Comment below!