What Are the Odds?

Have you ever had a close friendship with someone but were separated through consequences beyond your control? You move away from each other; get too busy to write or even call or just lose contact with them. You feel sad that all of those memories of shared experiences fade in your memory and evidently theirs … More What Are the Odds?

Thankful For Friends

My thankfulness list continues. I touched on being thankful for friends in my post “Family: Gotta Love ‘Em.” But friends deserve their own spot on the list of “Thankful for…” posts. What would our lives be like without friends??  I have several friends with whom I enjoy various activities; activities such as eating out, traveling, … More Thankful For Friends

Restaurant Surprises

My friend, a night shift nurse, called after getting off from work this morning. She asked if I wanted to meet her for breakfast at our favorite breakfast place. I always enjoy my friend’s company and because she works Monday -Thursday nights we don’t get together as often as we would like, so she sometimes … More Restaurant Surprises

What is Dependence?

After my husband’s death eight years ago I was very proud of the sense of confidence I gained from how I could take care of most problems and decisions by myself. If something broke or needed fixing, I looked it up on the internet and when able to do so, fixed it. When something was … More What is Dependence?

Friends-Can’t Live With Them Can’t Live Without Them

Friends — Can’t Live With Them, Can’t Live Without Them Elaine Published June 9, 2013 on Candid Slice, Recopied for you. (http://www.candidslice.com/friends-cant-live-with-them-cant-live-without-them/) This article had 21000 reads since June 2013 on Candid Slice). Friends can complete our lives, or can deplete our lives. Have you ever wondered why you ended up with some of the friends … More Friends-Can’t Live With Them Can’t Live Without Them