Tag: Friendship Day

Friendship Day: 6 Ways To Stay Connected During the Pandemic

July 29, 2020 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
Friendship Day: 6 Ways To Stay Connected During the Pandemic

Because of the vital importance of friendships to our physical and emotional health, here are some ways to stay connected during the pandemic.

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Friendship Day is on August 3, 2014 – So what?

August 2, 2014 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading
Friendship Day is on August 3, 2014 – So what?

In 1935, the US Congress proclaimed the first Sunday in August each year as Friendship Day. This year Friendship Day is on on August 3, 2014.

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National Women’s Friendship Month: 25 Ways to Make Yourself a ‘Keeper’

September 19, 2011 | By | 14 Replies Continue Reading

In celebration of National Women’s Friendship Month, here are 25 Ways to Make Yourself a Keeper

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Happy Friendship Day, 2011

August 7, 2011 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

Friendship Day falls midway between Poultry Day (which is in May) and Bologna Day (which is in October). Today, August 7th is Friendship Day.

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Friendship Day – August 1, 2010

August 1, 2010 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

In 1935, the US Congress proclaimed the first Sunday in August each year as Friendship Day.

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On losing a best friend – Friendship Day, August 2, 2009

August 2, 2009 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

The connection between two friends is often indescribable. It just feels right whenever you are together. When I met Rita, I was an eleven-year-old awkward adolescent.  She was a poised, charming and strikingly attractive kindergarten teacher who chose me as the fifth-grade “monitor” to make sure that all the kids in her class stood in […]

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Resolving the Friendship Deficit: One Day at a Time

July 31, 2008 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

In 1935, the United States Congress proclaimed the first Sunday in August as Friendship Day, which falls on August 3d this year. Put simply: It’s a day to recognize the vital role that friendships play in our lives. You can celebrate the day by getting together with a friend—or by phoning, emailing or texting one […]

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Friendship Day: Reach out and touch someone

August 6, 2007 | By | Reply Continue Reading

I couldn’t let the day go by without a post since this is Friendship Day (see Celebrating Friendship Day). When you are immersed in writing a book about female friendships, this day—that I might not have thought about or even known about before—feels like a personal holiday. Ironically, writing the book has left me less […]

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Celebrating Friendship Day

July 31, 2007 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

In 1935, the US Congress proclaimed the first Sunday in August as Friendship Day. The day, which falls on August 5th this year, is intended to celebrate the friendships that enhance our lives and well-being. Fortunately, the day hasn’t been commercialized to the same extent as more popular holidays—unfortunately, that also makes it less well-known. […]

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