friendships

How to maintain boundaries when friends become family

How to maintain boundaries when friends become family

As we get older, and our circle of friends shrinks, the ones we do keep into adulthood often become like family to us. New research conducted by the journal Personal Relationships, found that having friends in old age was a better indicator of happiness and health than having strong family connections.

Why the "I don't like other girls" mentality is toxic for women

Why the "I don't like other girls" mentality is toxic for women

Although it may be true to say that sometimes a woman’s greatest opponent is other women, this doesn’t have to be the norm. Society has tricked women into believing that all women should be competitive with one another - for jobs, men just about everything else.