Adele Is Singing The Blues After Split With Husband Simon Konecki

Bella Breakdown Adele’s next album may have some new and much sadder music now that the singer is single again. Over the weekend, news broke that the UK songstress and her husband, Simon Konecki, had ended their three-year marriage. Representatives for Adele issued a statement to the Associated Press confirming the split, but assured the public that the former couple were “committed to raising their son together lovingly.” Married in 2016, four years after the birth of their son, news of the split wasn’t much of a surprise. The singer has recently been seen out and about living her...

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Eva Mendes Gushes About Ryan Gosling In A Rare Interview

Bella Breakdown Eva Mendes gave a rare look into her and partner Ryan Gosling’s personal life in a recent interview with Women’s Health. The usually private actress revealed that she was once reluctant to have children, but that all changed once she met Gosling. “Ryan Gosling happened. I mean, falling in love with him. Then it made sense for me to have…not kids, but his kids. It was very specific to him,” she said. The couple met on the set of their 2011 film ‘The Place Beyond the Pines’ and the romance led to the two have two children...

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Netflix Is Ready To End “Chick Flicks” For Good

Bella Breakdown Netflix has changed the movie industry since its launch and the streaming service is ready to shake things up once again. On Monday, the entertainment app tweeted its own PSA calling for the end of the term “chick flicks” unless actual “small baby chickens” are involved. “For starters, “chick flicks” are traditionally synonymous with romantic comedies. This suggests that women are the only people interested in 1. Romance 2. Comedy,” Netflix’s film account tweeted. Adding to its argument that the degrading term is outdated, Netflix reminded fans that there are no genres geared towards men’s interest called...

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How To Cope With Family Drama

Bella Breakdown Everyone has that family member. You know the one: that uncle who makes you feel awkward, the grandma who’s political views are vastly different than yours, the cousin who gets too drunk. When families get together, it can be a time for celebration but also a time for extreme drama. If this is the case for you, follow these steps to help yourself deal with the struggles for your family. 1. Stand up for yourself and your beliefs Although it might be appealing to avoid confrontation in your family, you will get pent up anger if you...

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Having A Bad Day? Do This!

Bella Breakdown Every once in a while, we all have bad days. They can last forever and be totally draining. Fortunately, if you are enduring a day where you wish you had just stayed in bed, there are ways to get through it. Psychologists recommend doing these things: 1. Work on a passion project Take a little you time to do something you know you love, like painting or listening to music. This will help get you out of your funk. 2. Go outside Getting fresh air and being in nature is proven to lift people’s moods. 3. Look...

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Jesse Eisenberg Talks About Anxiety

Bella Breakdown Jessie Eisenberg has had a voice in the mental health scene for a long time. He advocates for people with OCD and publicly read a letter he wrote to himself at a younger age about how to deal with his past anxieties. He also often plays people with anxieties and has realized the impact that can have on his fans. In this video, he advocates for mental health being normalized and destigmatized by describing a piece his friend wrote called “Sign My Cast”. Eisenberg describes how the piece portrays the stark difference between how someone with a...

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Relationship Warning Signs

Bella Breakdown Being in a relationship is difficult, but rewarding. It can have really high highs and really low lows. Sometimes it can be hard to tell if your relationship problems are normal, or if it is a sign that your relationship is going south. There are some warnings that you should look for that might be telling you it’s time to call it quits and say, “Thank you, next!” 1. You put in more effort If you are always the one making plans, paying the bill, solving the problem, or admitting defeat in a fight, then you are...

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Why You Should Have Plants In Your Home

Bella Breakdown This past year, my full time job as a teacher became more stressful than it has ever been before. I found that the more stressed I got, the more plants I would buy. For some reason, having plants around became my own personal therapy. If you are feeling anxious, perhaps you should go buy a little plant friend. Here’s why: There are few things that we can actually control in our lives. However, the life of a plant is one aspect of our day that we can control. If you care for a plant properly, it will...

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