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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 | 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: February 19, 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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Long Distance Friendship Brings Challenges

Published: January 16, 2024 | Last Updated: January 16, 2024 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Long Distance Friendship Brings Challenges

A long distance friendship can be challenging because proximity can play an important role in making or breaking a friendship.

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Setting Boundaries With Neighbors

Published: March 2, 2023 | Last Updated: March 2, 2023 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
Setting Boundaries With Neighbors

A woman asks about setting boundaries with neighbors who are impinging on her personal time and space.

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How to Nurture Friendships on Galentine’s Day

Published: February 12, 2023 | Last Updated: February 12, 2023 By | Reply Continue Reading
How to Nurture Friendships on Galentine’s Day

It’s important to nurture friendships because otherwise, these vital ties can easily fray. Even never used muscles can easily atrophy. Here are 15 ideas of how to do that!

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