Tag: empty nest

Loneliness as a grandparent

Published: March 23, 2017 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

After learning her son plans a permanent move overseas, a grandparent feels a sense of loneliness and loss.

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Depressed With No Friends

Published: October 29, 2016 | Last Updated: January 6, 2022 By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A stay-at-home 51-year-old single mom is depressed with no friends; the relationship between depression and social anxiety is complicated. 

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Friendship by the Book: “From Mom to Me Again”

Published: July 15, 2016 | Last Updated: March 2, 2024 By | 25 Replies Continue Reading
Friendship by the Book: “From Mom to Me Again”

Melissa T. Shultz’ new book, From Mom to Me Again: How I Survived My First Empty-Nest Year and Reinvented the Rest of My Life, is as inspiring as it is informative.

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Feeling friendless after a marriage falls apart

Published: November 9, 2014 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

Life transitions can topple relationships, leaving someone feeling friendless.

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