How To Make A Family Happen

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Ken Goldstein shares with us a video and story emphasizing the good that comes from foster care and adoption. He encourages us to share this movement.

5 Reasons Why Friendly Advice Is Sometimes Better Than Following Your Own

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Ever wonder why it’s so easy to give advice to others, but not so much to yourself? Sanah Faroke divulges her ideas behind why this is true.

Dump Your Toxic Friends

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We spend a lot of time examining and looking out for toxic relationships but give very little consideration to the possibility that we have toxic friends.

Why ‘I Don’t Have Time’ is no Excuse for Skipping out on the Important Things in Life

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Alexia Lafata is calling B.S. on your excuses.

Thoughts on Social Media ‘Unfriending’

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Leo Babauta explains why the act of “unfriending” can actually help your relationships, not hurt them.

Friends

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“There are friends who appear at just the right time, say the exact thing you need to hear, and without a single excuse they get why our lives are so precious.”

Are Those Around You Quietly Annoyed with You?

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A reminder about actions we probably already know are not our best form.

10 Bar Bets You Can Make for Drink Money (And You Will Win Every Time)

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Just make sure you have friends that will stay your friends after being tricked out of money.

How to Be Openly Gay and in School – High School

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High school can be hard for anyone. Darianna Jones has some advice to make it easier for kids who are out in school.

Ending Bullying: Being an UPstander, No Matter Who You Are

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Jamie Utt wonders how many people stay silent in the face of bullying, and helps us teach kids to be UPstanders, not bystanders.

When Moving in with Friends

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Peter Kirby-Harris shares a personal experience of moving in with friends, and lists the three main benefits of living with your guys.

Have You Hugged Someone Today? Do it Now!

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Hugs are awesome, healing and powerful, and since we all have an endless supply, be generous and hug, hug, hug

Getting Over The Friend Zone

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Stanley Fritz shares a personal story of rejection, and the three most important things he has learned from that experience.

Maybe I Just Need a Friend

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Jon Vaughn comes clean about past relationship mistakes, but through his sharing of a recent experience, he demonstrates how they shaped him into a better human.

What I Learned About My Ex-Wife After My Daughter’s College Graduation

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A lesson in what people think when they panic.

“Every man I’ve fallen in love with…has been a friend first.”

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Screaming From The Friendzone