Archive for July, 2008

Resolving the Friendship Deficit: One Day at a Time

Published: July 31, 2008 | Last Updated: November 1, 2020 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

In 1935, the United States Congress proclaimed the first Sunday in August as Friendship Day, which falls on August 3d this year. Put simply: It’s a day to recognize the vital role that friendships play in our lives. You can celebrate the day by getting together with a friend—or by phoning, emailing or texting one […]

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Reader Q & A: I’m stuck! I don’t want to lose my BFF

Published: July 23, 2008 | Last Updated: July 23, 2008 By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

QUESTION: Dear Irene: I met my friend “Amanda” in high school. I was a junior and she was a freshman, so we’ve been best friends (BFFs) for 9 years. Our friendship over the years has survived a lot. The trouble I am having is deciding whether I should hold on to the friendship or not? […]

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Can This Teen Friendship Be Saved?

Published: July 11, 2008 | Last Updated: November 17, 2021 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen friendship seems to be fraying and a young woman whether she should end it or try to save the friendship.

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