How Intervention Helped My Friend in a Toxic Relationship
If your friend is in a toxic relationship and going through a hard time, an intervention may be necessary before things get worse.
Why Is My Friend Ignoring Me All of a Sudden? 8 Reasons Your Friend Might Have Ghosted You
Is your friend ignoring you all of a sudden and you don't know why? Well, only they know for sure, but here are some reasons why they might be ghosting and what to do about it.
How to Break Up With a Friend as Clean and Pain-Free as Possible
Everyone talks about how to manage a romantic break-up, but what if you need to separate from a friend? Learn the valid reasons for leaving a friendship and a list of ways to do it as responsibly and as cleanly as possible.
7 Ways Introverts Can Help Their Extroverted Friends During Social Distancing
In this time of social distancing and COVID-19, what can introverts do to help friends who are not-so-used to staying at home?
Inspirational Good Morning Messages for Friends or Loved Ones
This article has an original collection of inspirational and motivational good morning messages for friends and loved ones to help you wish them a good day.
8 Reasons Why You Have No Good Friends
Do you have good friends that you can count on during tough times? It's hard to believe it sometimes. It might be something you're doing, or it could be the people you surround yourself with. Read on to find out why it might feel like you have no good friends.
6 Reasons You Were Probably Unfriended on Social Media
Have you been unfriended or unfollowed or untweeted on social media? How did it make you feel? Have questions about why it happened? It could be one of the following things.
Why Young Lovers Should Hang Out With Older Couples
When a young couple preparing for marriage intentionally chooses to hang out with an older couple, they can partake in fun activities and their lives will be enriched far into their future.
How I Overcame Loneliness by Starting a Neighborhood Group
In an age where digital Face Time has replaced authentic face-to-face time, the number of people who report feeling lonely has skyrocketed. Since social interaction is vital to our well-being, I started a neighborhood group to help restore the sense of belonging I was missing.
What to Do When Your Friend Has Different Political Views
How should you handle a friend who has different political views? Can you still be friends? Here's how to handle the nuances of differing values in your relationships.
What to Do If You Think Your Best Friend Is in Love With You
Does your best friend like you more than just a friend? Maybe you've known each other since you were children, or maybe they've helped you through a hard time. If you suspect that your best friend has feelings for you, you may be right. Let's take a look at the tell-tale signs.
How to Cut Off a Friend Without Seeming Rude: 5 Mind Tricks
Unfortunately, sometimes we grow apart from people and realize that we need to end certain friendships. It can be extremely difficult and awkward to do so, especially if your friend does not easily pick up on hints. Here are 5 sneaky psychological tricks to phase someone out without seeming rude.
The Subtly Toxic Friend: 6 Reasons to Cut Them Off
Unfortunately, some people lack social awareness and empathy; here are are 6 signs that it's time to phase out your toxic, narcissistic friend. Do they intrude on your life regularly, yet treat you badly? If so, you're better off without them.
5 Subtle Signs Someone Is an Acquaintance, Not a Friend
Not everyone you cross paths with will like you and truly want you to be their friend, even if they appear to enjoy your company. In this article, I will share some psychologically-proven ways to determine whether someone is your real friend or merely a distant, detached acquaintance.
How to Tell If Someone Is Fake: Signs of a Phony Person
Unfortunately, people don't necessarily broadcast their true intentions, so any of us can be fooled by a phony person wanting to get closer to us. Protect yourself from phony people by learning the 12 signs that you're dealing with someone who is fake.
Why Do I Have No Friends? 5 Reasons Why You Don't Have the Social Group You're Craving
Do you have no friends or very few? Do you have a hard time meeting new people, and are the people around you not very close to you? Here's what might be going on.
4 Steps to Making New Friends
We all want to improve ourselves and become better people. In the process, we would like to meet like-minded people and make new friends. Here are four principles of communication that will set you apart from the crowd and make you a magnet for new friends.
How to Build Female Friendships When You Grew Up With a Detached Mom
It’s not surprising some daughters of emotionally absent mothers struggle to trust other women. Their moms didn't nurture their inner lives and neglected their emotions. They may now find it hard to open up and be vulnerable. Yet, that's exactly what they need to do in order to build friendships.
How to Not Be Jealous of Friends: 9 Ways to Shut Down the Envy and Be Happy With a Friend's Success
Is your friend a success and it's suddenly bothering you? Are you wondering how to stop being jealous of your friend once and for all? Take a look at these nine ways to keep the rivalry at bay.
New Year's Resolution Idea #1: Cutting Toxic People Out of Your Life
Happy New Year! As always, it's time for us to sit down, figure out what we really want, and go for it. If you're looking to improve your life, here is my first article on a great new year resolution.
11 Signs Someone Is Using You and What to Do About It
Do you suspect that your friend is using you? Sometimes it may not be clear whether someone is a user or they genuinely want to get to know you. Check out some of the signs here.
5 Warning Signs That Fake Friends Are Ruining Your Life
Do you have fake friends? Did you know they can ruin your life? You should recognize toxic people and avoid them.
12 Essential Characteristics of a Good Friend
Sometimes it's the small things that count. Friends come and go, but the memories stay forever. Real friends will make you want to be around them. Let's discuss what makes up these friends special and how it's more intuitively in our control than you might think.
Fake Friends Vs. Real Friends: 12 Ways to Spot a Two-Faced Faker
Do you ever worry that the people around you aren't genuine friends? Learn the signs of a fake friend and spare yourself the toxic drama.
10 Subtle Signs of Jealousy: How to Tell If a Friend or Family Member Is Jealous of You
Do you suspect that you might have a jealous friend bringing you down? Here are some not-so-obvious signs of jealousy to help you figure it out.
Fun Ways to Spend More Quality Time With Your Best Friend When (You Think) You're Too Busy
No matter how busy you are, it's important to find time for your best friend. If you want to strengthen your friendship and enjoy more quality time together, here are some fun ways to stay connected!
What Some Single-Again Women Wish Their Married Girlfriends Knew
Suspicious, insecure wives feel better without single women around them. Single-again women who pine for the companionship they lost are the worst kind; but all of them are not callous and conniving.
How to Know When to End a Friendship: 7 Sure Signs That It's Over
Many of us hold on to friendships long after they've soured and their expiration date has passed. Ending one is awkward and sad and can feel like a failure. Yet, it's often necessary and even empowering as we take good care of ourselves by eliminating those who drain and deplete us.
170 "Favorite Things" Questions to Ask to Get to Know Someone
“What is this, 20 questions?” Nope! We've got 170 questions! That is, 170 “favorite things” questions to ask your friends and family!
Signs Your Friendship Might Be Toxic and Unhealthy
How do you know if your friendship with someone is strong and healthy? Find out how to identify---and avoid---some of the toxic behaviors that can cause a friendship to fall apart.