Archive for April, 2012

Cosmopolitan Magazine – How To Lock Down a Girl Crush

Published: April 11, 2012 | Last Updated: April 11, 2012 By | Reply Continue Reading

By Molly Triffin, April 2012   …But how, exactly, do you ask out a girl? "Don’t fall into the trap of thinking that everyone already has plenty of friends," says Irene S. Levine, PhD, professor of psychology at the NYU School of Medicine and author of Best Friends Forever: Surviving a Breakup With Your Best Friend, […]

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Sisters Who Aren’t the Best of Friends—Right Now

Published: April 10, 2012 | Last Updated: April 10, 2012 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

QUESTION  Dear Irene, My sister is two years older than me. We’ve had a pretty good relationship throughout the years although our teen years have really taken a toll. She moved out of the house with my mama and me, and moved in with our dad about a year ago.   My mama and my […]

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Natural Health Magazine – Making New Friends

Published: April 6, 2012 | Last Updated: April 6, 2012 By | Reply Continue Reading

By Leslie Goldman March 2012   As a child you were probably warned to stay away from strangers, but for adults that cautionary advice is no longer apropos. "Connecting with new people expands your world, emphasizing what you have in common," explains Irene S. Levine, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry at the New York University School […]

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The Ottawa Citizen – It’s Over

Published: April 5, 2012 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading

It can be as tough to break up with a friend as breaking up with a lover   By Joanne Laucius, The Ottawa Citizen April 5, 2012   ‘True friends stab you in the front," Oscar Wilde supposedly said.   That could be why it hurts so much when a friend treats you with scorn, ignores […]

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Friendship by the Book: Stuff Every Mom Should Know

Published: April 5, 2012 | Last Updated: September 12, 2021 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Many books on mothering mistakenly focus exclusively on the children. This one has a chapter on meeting other moms.

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Guest Post: Don’t Let Money Ruin Your Friendships

Published: April 2, 2012 | Last Updated: June 5, 2022 By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Different attitudes towards money and finances can ruin your friendships.

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Borrowing Money From A Friend: What Could Have Gone Wrong With This Friendship?

Published: April 2, 2012 | Last Updated: October 26, 2021 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading
Borrowing Money From A Friend: What Could Have Gone Wrong With This Friendship?

Borrowing money from a friend can put a relationship on shaky grounds. What is worth more, the money or the friendship?

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