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Movin’ On: 8 Best Gifts to Cheer Up Someone During a Breakup

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* Help someone you love through a break up
* Tongue-in-cheek coloring books, vision boards, and more
* From humorous gag gifts to thoughtful self-help books

We’ve all been there. It’s tough to see someone you care about going through a bad break up. You know there’s nothing you can say or do to take away the pain, but you still want to help anyway. While these gift ideas may not make the heartbreak disappear, they will surely help make the breakup process a little bit easier to cope with. From fun coloring books to at-home ice cream makers, you’ll soon be known as the break-up guru in your friend group.

1. I Hate Ex-Boyfriends Coloring Book: Sweary Midnight Edition

Jam-packed with 40 laugh-out-loud swear word designs to color in, there’s plenty of comfort to be found within these pages. You can use markers, pens or pencils, and each page can be torn out for framing and display, if you desire.

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2. This Calls for a Drink!: The Best Wines and Beers to Pair with Every Situation

While many of us know how to pair alcohol with food, what wine goes best with a break up is another story. This fun book is packed with pairing tips for every wine or beer drinker, and will be a hit for when the heartbreak is healed too.

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3. Color Me Swoon: The Beefcake Activity Book

Packed full of sixty gorgeous heartthrobs from Ryan Gosling to George Clooney, this coloring and activity book is packed full of lust-worthy distractions.

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4. VISION BOARD: Create The Life You Want Using A Vision Board

There’s no better way to bounce back from a nasty split than by looking forward to the future. Packed full of great tips on how to create a vision board that will maximize your life, this book follows the mantra that if you can see it, you can believe it.

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5. Only The Beginning Large Notebook

Covered with the inspirational message “this is only the beginning for you,” friends will appreciate this gesture of emotional support, which they can then use as a creative outlet for their grief.

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6. I’m Not With Stupid Anymore T-Shirt

Help your more sarcastic friends celebrate their newfound freedom with this tongue-in-cheek graphic t-shirt. Available in a variety of sizes for both men and women, it’s a humorous way to help them recover.

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7. The Boyfriend Pillow

For those friends with a solid sense of humor, remind them that they don’t need to be in a relationship to cuddle up with a man at night. The Boyfriend Pillow mimics the shape and comfort of sleeping beside a boyfriend, without any of the emotional baggage or snoring.

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8. Chef’n Sweet Spot Instant Ice Cream Maker

What’s a classic comfort tool that been utilized in healing break up wounds time and time again? Ice Cream. Have some fun comforting your friend with this ice cream maker, that uses its fast-freeze surface to make ice cream on the spot.

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