What Should I Do If I Feel Like I Don't Fit In?
Many of us spend a lot of valuable energy trying to fit in, be liked by others, be a part of groups, and sometimes we even give up our own identity in order to experience a feeling of belonging. In the majority of these cases, we usually neglect an important aspect of being 'special.'
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.
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.
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.
Why Young Lovers Should Hang Out With Older Couples
Young couples preparing for marriage should hang out with older couples because they can receive advice and secrets for a successful life together.
How I Overcame Loneliness by Starting a Neighborhood Group
In an age where digital FaceTime 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
Sometimes we grow apart from people and realize that we need to end friendships. Here are 5 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 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 meet will like you and want you to be their friend. Learn proven ways to determine if someone is a friend or an 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.
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.
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 Avoid Envy
Is your friend's success suddenly bothering you? Are you wondering how to stop being jealous of them? Take a look at nine ways to avoid envy.
Cutting Toxic People Out of Your Life: New Year's Resolution 1
When a new year comes, it's time for us to figure out what we want and go for it. If you want to improve your life, consider removing toxic people.
11 Signs Someone Is Using You and What to Do About It
Do you suspect your friend is using you? Sometimes it isn't clear whether someone is a user or truly wants to know you. Learn 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? Here's how you can recognize and avoid toxic people.
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 not all of them are 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.
Is My Friend Toxic? 5 Types of Problematic Friends
From the judgemental friend to the clingy friend, here are five types of problematic people to avoid.
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!