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Ask Erin: How Do I Tell My Friends With Kids To Back Off?

My friends with kids seem to think I'm fair game for blow-by-blow plays about the tiniest details of their day for hours at a time. Read...
Erin Khar   |   04.3.19   |   SHARE
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She wants things done HER way, and if somebody else comes with another idea, she screws it up.

Ask Erin: My Friend Always Has To Get Her Way

If she wants pizza, we all go to eat pizza. She wants things done HER way, and if somebody else comes with another idea, she screws it up. Read...
Erin Khar   |   12.26.18   |   SHARE
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Ask Erin: How Do I Tell My Friend To Stop Pushing Her MLM Products On Me?

I'm beginning to wonder, does she see me as a friend or her potential downstream seller? I need my friend to stop pushing her MLM products on me! Read...
Erin Khar   |   10.31.18   |   SHARE
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Ask Erin: How Do I Support A Friend I Can't Trust? 

My friend lies and uses any available information to insult people to their faces or smear them to others to drive wedges between people. I can't Read...
Erin Khar   |   07.5.18   |   SHARE
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How can I be a supportive of my cheating best friend while not supporting her actions?

Ask Erin: How Can I Help My Cheating Best Friend? 

In short: what's a girl supposed to do? How can I be a supportive of my cheating best friend while not supporting her actions? Read...
Erin Khar   |   06.27.18   |   SHARE
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Ask Erin: How Should I Act When I Meet My Best Friend’s Awful Boyfriend?

I don't want to make my friend choose between me and her boyfriend. Yet, I think their relationship is deeply unhealthy and I worry about her. Read...
Erin Khar   |   05.30.18   |   SHARE
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Grown up advice for grown up friendships.

3 Ways We Get Grown-A** Woman Friendship Wrong (& How To Fix That Sh*t)

At the end of my thirties, as far as friendships go, I’ve certainly made my rounds. On one end, I’ve had the same best friend since I was 13. I’ve Read...
Akilah S. Richards    |   11.15.16   |   SHARE
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A friendship is a relationship, a dialogue: it's a conversation that's always happening.

#MondaysWithMatt: A Friendship Is A Two-Way Street 

I know, it's Monday. BLECH. But, that also means it's time for #MondaysWithMatt. Today, Matt talks about navigating the fluctuations of friendship as Read...
Matt Joseph Diaz    |   10.17.16   |   SHARE
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