Making friends when I was a kid and a teenager was easy for me. When you’re in school and sports, there are an ample amount of people that you can play with. But when I hit my early 30’s, I realized I didn’t actually know how to make friends.
I was at a time in my life when I had two small kids. The friends I did have either had small kids or no kids. Trying to find a time to go out with the friends with small kids was getting more and more difficult. The friends with no kids were out partying and I didn’t want to stay up past 10 pm anymore because my tiny humans would be up at 6 am. I knew I needed to add to my friend list
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Life is full of changes, whether it is relocating to a new city, having a change of interests or your children entering an older age with different needs. The fallout from these changes can be minor or it can create a void in your friend department.
But don’t fret as there are many opportunities to meet new people. Below is a list of the top 15 places to meet new friends who relate to you.
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Everybody needs time for self-care. The pace that most families live on is unsustainable for the long haul. With work, family commitments and daily chores quickly devour the majority of our day. The recognition that we need to slow down and find some inner peace is a need, not a want. Continue reading “2019 Top Meditation Apps”
There’s nothing quite like the new year to motivate us to want to try something new. Unlike new year’s resolutions, finding a new hobby or trying something for the first time can be both invigorating and exciting. It can also be next to impossible to find the time to start.
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The concept of a new year’s resolution in terms of goal setting has always been something I’ve struggled with. While part of me really likes the idea of starting new and setting goals for myself, I usually dread the process because I know I’m setting myself up for failure.
Failing to achieve new year’s resolutions has almost become a universal understanding amongst people, and I believe this is because we tend to base our future goals on things we didn’t do last year.
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