National Text Your Ex Day 2022: History, Significance and Activities

In today’s world it is highly likely that most of the time our first relationships with our partners doesn’t go to well and they end up becoming our ex’s. Well for the time we try to move on from them to continue with our life but there are moments when we remember about them or still totally can’t get them out from our minds. 

Well most people will advise you to stay away from your ex to avoid the pain and suffering but this day is an opportunity for you to not hold yourself back and text your ex making them remind about you. This is the occasion of National Text Your Ex Day which is annually celebrated on October 30th in the United States. 

Whether you usually do the breaking up or are the one who’s broken up with, National Text Your Ex Day doesn’t discriminate. So get out your phone, think of something you want to say, and participate in National Text Your Ex Day.

Event National Text Your Ex Day
Date October 30, 2022
Day Sunday
Significance If you really want to rebuild your relationships, you can use the day to patch things up with your ex.
Observed by United States


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National Text Your Ex Day History: 

People have always had relationships so obviously this is not a new phenomenon which only happens right now it had existed in our world from a long time, however since the time of the modern century it has become a norm in our society to be in a relationship without any social stigma surrounding it as earlier relationships outside of marriage were thought impure in most of the Western world. However even though back then also we have many examples of great love stories. But one thing is sure that in those times it wasn’t easy to get out of any relationship or marriage like it is today. 

The technology needed for texting has been around since 1988. On December 3, 1992, a 22-year-old engineer first sent an instant SMS message ‘Merry Christmas’ to Richard Jarvis. He sent it from his personal computer to the other person’s phone at the same party. However, texting through phone became the most favored means of communication by 2007. And since messaging and texting became a popular thing it is often seen that people mostly uses texting as a means of communication with their love interest today to build up their relationship. Even most of the break-ups also happens on texting today as people avoid to face their partners. 

Today because of the text messaging or social media it has become so easy for us to talk to those persons who we normally wants to avoid physically. Well even before all of this technology we were advised by our friends to stay away from ex’s to stay focused however this day is complete opposite to that general advice as it urges people to keep a communication with their ex. As it understands that often after break-ups takes place through awkward conversations and so we always feel a grudge for it so texting to your ex after done time is seen as a great way to deal with your frustration or grudge. 

In 1969, Governor Ronald Reagan of California signed the nation’s first no-fault divorce bill. The new law eliminated the need for couples to fabricate spousal wrongdoing in pursuit of a divorce but no-fault divorce also deprived marriage of its legal power to bind husband and wife, allowing one spouse to dissolve a marriage for any reason or for no reason at all. In the 15 years that followed, virtually every state followed California’s lead and enacted a no-fault divorce law.


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National Text Your Ex Day Significance: 

As said earlier that it is often seen that most of the break-ups happens very quickly that we often misses opportunity to express ourselves rightly to our ex so that they could understand the reason that why break-up has happened. So this day gives an opportunity to us to get in contact with our ex once again and see how they react now and who knows maybe while doing this you might be able to some clear some misunderstandings as well and maybe you can have atleast a normal relationship with your ex as friend from now on. 

If your last relationship left you broken hearted or broke your partner’s heart, sending a text is the perfect opportunity to repair it and reconcile. That being said, what you say in the text and how you react to their responses can make or break this healing opportunity, so choose your words wisely. So yeah this day also gives you an opportunity to get back on your relationship with your ex if you really wanted to otherwise you can simply amend your terms with your ex by simply telling that it’s over now and you have moved on but still can remain in contact with your ex as a friend. Whatever you do is totally up to you! 

Otherwise you are on the complete opposite that you did absolutely the right thing with breaking-up with your ex then also you can use this opportunity to remind him/her about you that you’re still alive and you are feeling extremely good after breaking up, in this way you will also be able to tease your ex a little bit which is always a good feeling or otherwise you will be able to get yo know that how your ex feels about it, I mean does he/she feels the same way exactly like you or if he/she is still unable to move on from it by knowing this you can also plan your actions for the future like as remaining friend with your ex or even thinking of reconciliation. 

It is also a great way to check that how your ex is doing right now compared to you. You might still love or completely hate your ex by now but still we would suggest you to text your ex on this day asking what’s going on in his/her life in this way you will also get a clarity that how you are ex is going like is he/she has completely moved on or is in relationship with someone once again. Ny comparing your condition with your ex you still have a more clarity for your life ahead with relationships and all and you will not have any guilt for it. 

National Text Your Ex Day Activities: 

People can observe the day by taking a holiday, arranging a dinner party, and having fun with friends. Some people may be feeling guilt over their past misdeeds and actions. This day is the best opportunity for them to apologize sincerely for their mistakes. The opportunity will help you get rid of any regret you had after the fall out.

This day is an opportunity to communicate with your ex and either get closure or maybe deal with the issues that caused you to break up. It is advisable to text your friend and ask them first if it’s a good idea. The day is also an occasion to hang up with those friends who have broken up with someone. 

We can celebrate National Text Your Ex Day by cheering them up and getting rid of their breakup woes by taking them for a movie, to a park, shopping, or for a picnic. People generally make it a point to observe the day with joy, fun, and good deeds. Or you can also use this day to start your new life with a relationship while completely moving on with your ex. 

Most Searched FAQs on National Text Your Ex Day: 

1. When is National Text Your Ex Day celebrated? 

National Text Your Ex Day is annually celebrated on October 30th in US. 

2. When is National Ex-Spouse Day celebrated? 

National Ex-Spouse Day is annually celebrated on April 14th in US. 

3. Should I text my ex after no contact? 

Ultimately, the choice to reach out to an ex after a period of no contact is totally up to you. Just make sure that you’re doing it for the right reasons and that it won’t actually make your heart hurt more now than it did before you hit send. 

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