Archive for December, 2013

How To Get Over The Holidays With No Friends or Family

Published: December 20, 2013 | Last Updated: December 7, 2021 By | 34 Replies Continue Reading
How To Get Over The Holidays With No Friends or Family

No friends or family around? Feeling alone? Here are 14 ideas to buoy your spirits and get you over the holiday hump

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When you need an extra push to get out and make friends

Published: December 20, 2013 | By | 19 Replies Continue Reading

A reader asks: Who can give you an extra push to get out, find friends, and engage in life?

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How do you handle a friend who is self-harming?

Published: December 18, 2013 | By | Reply Continue Reading

Threats of suicide or knowledge of self-harming are secrets no friend should keep.

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Reader Wisdom: What a boy with Asperger’s taught me about friendship and being different

Published: December 17, 2013 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A retired paraeducator shares the lessons she learned from a boy with Asperger’s about friendship and being different.

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I want to be a friend, not a replacement daughter

Published: December 16, 2013 | Last Updated: December 16, 2013 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels like an older neighbor is treating her like a replacement daughter.

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I’ve mourned her loss once. Should I give this friendship another chance?

Published: December 14, 2013 | By | 20 Replies Continue Reading

It’s tough knowing whether to give a failed friendship another chance.

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How do you decide when it is time to break up with a friend?

Published: December 13, 2013 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

The time to break up with a friend is when you’re absolutely sure about your decision.

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50 and no…

Published: December 12, 2013 | By | 33 Replies Continue Reading

A woman googles “50 and no…” to search for answers for her loneliness

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In the Media – How to Handle Sticky Situations With Friends and Money

Published: December 11, 2013 | Last Updated: June 5, 2022 By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – How to Handle Sticky Situations With Friends and Money

In the Dailyworth.com, Natasha Burton outlines six common situations in which money and friends might mix — and offers expert advice.

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I don’t seem to care about friendships. Should I?

Published: December 11, 2013 | Last Updated: December 11, 2013 By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman with Asperger’s sydrome asks whether she should care about friendships.

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