I have always admired women who were privileged to connect in sharing a vision of service through partnership."Women who empower women," is not just a catch phrase it's the life's work within the mission of Jennie Walker and Patrice Canty's purpose for Women IN Purpose.
In truth many of us have been there where we initially connected with someone in the hopes of establishing a true friendship that ended badly. This seems to be very common amongst women. The friendship chemistry seemed instantaneous as if our hearts shouted,"Where have you been all my life?"Later, we find ourselves disappointed in… Continue reading The Red Flags Of Heartbreaking Friendships
There's a time in our lives where we begin to evaluate our friendships. We begin to take an account of our relationships in seeing the truth of what they are. We also in this stage begin to take a self -assessment of who we are when it comes down to extending the bond of friendship.… Continue reading The Friendship Lifeline with Erica Grant
Most couples will agree that it's not easy to find a set of couple friends that you simply gel with . Sometimes the two women are very good friends, and the men are left to stare at the wall. Sometimes the two men are the best of buddies, yet there is some awkward tension between the… Continue reading Just A Couple Of Friends: Couple Friendships
Many people miss out on the possibilities of rewarding relationships based on misunderstandings, petty grievances, and holding on to grudges that don't even belong to them! We have to be watchful when others bring us into their grievances and issues that they have with others . It's hard alone carrying your own weight from the world, so why add on any dissension brought on by someone else.
The ability to have friends and maintaining healthy friendships doesn't stop after we become mothers. There will be obvious changes in the various transitions throughout our motherhood journey for first time moms,those of us who are in the trenches with young active kiddos, and those of us who are mature moms with teens and young… Continue reading The Beautiful Complexity of Friendship in Motherhood
Toxic personalities can zap the life right out of you at any given moment. They can leave you feeling overwhelmed and drained. Despite your best efforts to resolve conflicts or live in peaceful harmony with them it never works out long term. Their behavior and antics in conflict resolutions completely defy logic. Nothing is settled fully, and they… Continue reading Tread With Caution: Recognizing Toxic Personalities