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How To Break Up With A Friend: It’s Never Easy

Published: May 16, 2024 | Last Updated: May 16, 2024 By | Reply Continue Reading
How To Break Up With A Friend: It’s Never Easy

A woman struggles with how to break up with a friend after she previously overlooked things that annoyed her in the past.

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Keeping Friends: 25 Ways To Make Yourself A Keeper

Published: May 7, 2024 | Last Updated: May 20, 2024 By | Reply Continue Reading
Keeping Friends: 25 Ways To Make Yourself A Keeper

Keeping friends can be as challenging as making new friends: Even the best of friendships require nurturing.

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My Friends Don’t Initiate Contact: Why Are They Like That?

Published: April 30, 2024 | Last Updated: April 30, 2024 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
My Friends Don’t Initiate Contact: Why Are They Like That?

A woman laments having lazy friends who don’t initiate contact. She’s always the one to extend invitations and plan get-togethers.

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Owning Up To A Mistake in Judgment

Published: April 2, 2024 | By | Reply Continue Reading

Anyone can make a mistake in judgment but it’s reasonable to expect a good friend to own up to her mistake.

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Making Mistakes in Friendships: How To Recover

Published: April 2, 2024 | Last Updated: April 2, 2024 By | Reply Continue Reading
Making Mistakes in Friendships: How To Recover

Making mistakes in friendships is common. If handled well, a mistake can actually strengthen a friendship.

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Are My Friendships Expectations Too High?

Published: March 1, 2024 | Last Updated: June 6, 2024 By | 47 Replies Continue Reading
Are My Friendships Expectations Too High?

Sometimes friendship expectations need to be tempered because different people have different styles and approaches to friendship.

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Comforting a Friend Who Has Had a Miscarriage

Published: February 19, 2024 | Last Updated: July 3, 2024 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading
Comforting a Friend Who Has Had a Miscarriage

After a miscarriage, it’s hard for a friend to know what to say or how best to provide support to someone who is grieving the loss.

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Finding Out A Dark Secret About A Friend

Published: February 9, 2024 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Finding Out A Dark Secret About A Friend

How do you handle finding out a dark secret about a friend, something she hasn’t told you? Do you say something?

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Not Invited To The Wedding of a Good Friend’s Son

Published: February 4, 2024 | Last Updated: February 4, 2024 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Not Invited To The Wedding of a Good Friend’s Son

A woman feels hurt when she isn’t invited to the wedding of her childhood friend’s son. Her friend explained that it was because of the cost.

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When Good Friends Forget Your Birthday

Published: February 2, 2024 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
When Good Friends Forget Your Birthday

A reader asks what to do when your friends forget your birthday; she feels hurt and resentful and wonders if she should say or do something.

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