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In the Media – 9 Non-awkward ways to make friends in your 30s (HelloGiggles)

In the Media – 9 Non-awkward ways to make friends in your 30s (HelloGiggles)

Whether you are in your 20s, 30s or beyond, anytime after we leave the sandbox, making new friends always feels a little bit awkward.

January 7, 2017 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

What’s wrong with me? I’m so shy

A shy young woman asks for advice because she feels so socially awkward.

December 29, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Keeping Friends

In the Media – Income inequality: Keeping friends when they can spend more (Learnvest)

In the Media – Income inequality: Keeping friends when they can spend more (Learnvest)

Natasha Burton recently tackled the tricky situation of income inequality between friends and the impact it can have on relationships.

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In the Media – When your friend complains about her boyfriend (Verily)

In the Media – When your friend complains about her boyfriend (Verily)

How do you respond when your friend complains about her boyfriend?

January 19, 2017 | By | Reply Continue Reading

Resolving Problems

Our friends became cold after we introduced them to our community

A woman searches for explanations for another couple’s cold behavior.

January 21, 2017 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Hesitant to judge a friend making bad decisions

Good friends need to say something when a friend is making bad decisions.

January 18, 2017 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Handling Breakups

When an old friend calls out of the blue

An old friend calls out of the blue and a young teen wonders whether she should jump back into the friendship.

January 6, 2017 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

Two friends have a falling out that affects their families

After a falling out, one friend’s brother continues to have a relationship with her ex-friend.

December 22, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

Having No Friends

Feeling worthless without any friends

If you’re without any friends because you don’t feel friend-worthy, you may need to work on yourself first.

January 3, 2017 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading
On the strengths (and importance) of elder friendships: In the New York Times

On the strengths (and importance) of elder friendships: In the New York Times

In case you missed the excellent article about elder friendships in today’s New York Times, I think you’ll want to read it.

December 30, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading

Other Advice

In the Media – On Firing a Bridesmaid (Brides.com)

In the Media – On Firing a Bridesmaid (Brides.com)

Jillian Kramer writes on how to handle firing a bridesmaid.

January 15, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

My friend says I’m following her around too much

A young teen is following her friend around school, annoying her friend in the process.

January 15, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading
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