It’s been two years, but Kate Gosselin still isn’t ready to move on.¬† Gosselin, 36, revealed that she is lonely and unhappy with her love life on Dr. Drew Wednesday, reports RadarOnline.¬† Gosselin separated from her now ex-husband Jon Gosselin two years ago, but doesn’t feel the time is right to find the man who would be willing to take on eight kids yet.¬† “I absolutely [want to find someone]!” said Gosselin. ¬†“The odds are so against me, one mom and eight kids‚Ä¶so it would be great. ¬†I mean, I‚Äôm so lonely. ¬†I clean up the house, put the kids to bed and there I sit. ¬†Ideally I would find that person‚Ä¶I don’t know if I feel ready for that.”
How do you get over the feeling of being lonely after a split?
Living the single life takes some adjusting¬†to, especially if you’re used to being in a relationship.¬† Here are a few ways to help you get over your loneliness:
1. Keep busy:¬† Loneliness really settles in during your extra time.¬† Staying busy will help keep your mind off of your feelings.¬† Also, getting out more may be a way for you to meet new people.
2. Call your friends:¬† A romantic partner isn’t the only person who can make you feel wanted.¬† Your friends have been supporting you for years and will continue to do so.¬† Call them up and organize a time to hang out.
3. Avoid routines:¬† Having a scheduled, routine life will only make you feel lonelier.¬† Shake things up, and be careful not to live on auto-pilot.¬† Spontaneity can be a blessing.
How did you comfort yourself after a breakup?¬† Feel free to leave a comment below.