Thanks to constant re-runs, we've never truly said goodbye to our Friends. After all, life would be pretty dang boring without Rachel, Joey, Chandler, Monica, Phoebe and Ross, so we may as well keep obsessing over them! Here are some 22 little-known facts about our fave TV sitcom:
Parenting is hard, and your friends are supposed to be there for your ups and downs. So why would they keep secrets about your kids from you?
People do not enter into marriage, expecting to end up divorced, but sometimes divorce happens. Although divorce rates have decreased, they still hover around 50%. While going through a divorce, most people react with emotion rather than logic. Who can blame them? Divorce can be a roller coaster ride and people just want the pain to dissipate – quickly.
This September—International Women’s Friendship Month—let’s stop trying to talk ourselves out of why we don’t have the energy and time to connect, and instead actually just acknowledge that our souls long for more connection. • For some of us it’s because we’ve recently moved, changed jobs, or ended relationships—and know we need to start building the relationships that can support our lives. • For some of us it’s because we’re introverts or shy and while we know we need a few relationships of substance, the very idea of how to start them overwhelms us.
This expert explains what to say when your friend's child is suffering from mental illness. Learn how to handle suicide, depression and other hard to talk about topics.
You can have hundreds of Facebook friends, but how many of them would you count as a truly beloved friend? We've devised an infallible flowchart for determining who your real friends are. Use our foolproof questions to navigate your way through the chart. When was the last time you saw them in person? Do you have any common interests? Would you keep in touch with them if you went off the Facebook grid? Have you ever actually met? Read on, and choose your friends wisely.
Meeting other singles can be hard, but luckily summertime is the perfect season to go out and enjoy yourself. And who knows? You just might meet someone interesting along the way.
Declan is one of my honorary brothers. This year for his birthday I got him a jersey from the Irish National Soccer Team. When I told him that it had the flag of the Republic of Ireland on the front of the jersey he was thrilled. Declan is proud to be Irish-American and Catholic so he is so looking forward to his gift. Thankfully he will be celebrating his birthday weekend with new girlfriend, Sophia, who lives to make him happy.
I just came back from a Jain Convention and from visiting my parents in Cincinnati. As soon as I landed in NYC, I felt different than usual. I realized that feeling filled up by the love of my parents really placed me into a new mindset. From there, I went straight into a 3-day workshop with my business coach. I now feel even more revived. There is something so extremely powerful about getting support and letting people guide you in your life, especially people that have achieved what it is that you want to achieve.
Where are you most successful in your life? How did that success come about? Was it intelligence, education and talent or maybe just dumb luck? According to Angela Lee Duckworth, Ph.D, who studies achievement, true success takes more than intelligence and talent, which so many of us have. She also reminds us that attaining a level of expertise in any field takes 10 years of dedicated perseverance. In other words, the one thing that separates the world-renowned performers, artists, researchers, and high-achievers is GRIT.
We already knew that your inner circle could affect your drinking habits and weight, but now, a new study from the University of Colorado — Boulder, says that your sex life and consequently your happiness, are affected by the sex lives of your friends.
Friends are supposed to be there through thick and thin, including relationships! Here are mistakes to avoid from taking sides, trash-talking, playing attorney and more.