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Annoyed mother with son and wife; child dumps for new partner
Family & Friends

What to do when a child dumps you for their new partner

The ability to handle things in life often comes through the process of anticipation. Here’s what I mean: you’ll be surprised at everything that h... Read More
Friends laughing and talking sitting at home on the sofa
Family & Friends

5 Things Women Crave in Female Friendships

What special connection do you look for in a new friendship? We all long for friendships, but what makes a great friendship?  Before getting s... Read More
Estranged child
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What to Do if you Have an Estranged Child

“Have kids,” they said.  “It’ll be great.” While this may be true most of the time, there’s more to parenting than what meets the eye... Read More
A composite image of portraits of a mid adult woman holding flowers and having fun with them while standing in front of a pink background.
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Single on Valentine’s Day? Here are Ideas for Those Flying Solo

Valentine’s Day is known as the day when starry-eyed lovers express their affection with special gifts, while others consider it a Hallmark holiday,... Read More
Galentine's Day Ideas
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6 Fun Ways to Celebrate Galentine’s Day

Galentine's Day has become increasingly popular, and I couldn't be happier. A way to celebrate friendship and Valentine's Day combined makes for a pre... Read More
two look away from each other during conflict or disagreement. Women have their backs on one another. Vector illustration
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All My Friends Are Toxic—Or Are They?

Not since Britney Spears’ 2004 hit song was released has the word “toxic” been as much a part of the modern vernacular as it is today. We common... Read More
Meaning of Friendship
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The Meaning of Friendship: Small Circle, Big Support

When we think of the words friendship and friends, one wouldn't think we would need to look the terms up because, well, we know what they mean. But do... Read More
Sad woman at Christmas time; how to help a friend who is grieving
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5 Tips to Help a Friend Who Is Grieving This Holiday Season

Maybe it’s the stage of life I’m in, but lately, it seems like my favorite little black dress is making more appearances at funerals than cocktail... Read More
Grandfather playing basketball with grandson
Family & Friends

Part Two: How My Surrogate Grandparents Found Me

If you haven’t read part one of my story of finding an extended family, read it now. Otherwise, let’s continue... So, what did I do after findi... Read More
Grandmother and grandson
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How I Found Surrogate Grandparents

When I was a little girl, I had the best grandmother. I called her Mama, and she was amazing. She wore the prettiest dresses and always had a scarf so... Read More
Mother and daughter-in-law looking on each other during arm wrestling battle
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What to do When You Don’t Get Along with Your Daughter-in-Law

“If we weren’t family, I would never speak to her. We would never be friends.” I have heard these words more times than I can count. The truth i... Read More
How to Divorce Your Adult Children
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How to Divorce Your Adult Child and Restore Your Sanity

Anyone who’s been through a divorce knows it’s rough. Actually, that’s an understatement. Now imagine that you must divorce your adult child. Th... Read More