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Before, during, and after divorce, many go through a ‘crisis period’ of anxiety, anger, and tumultuous emotions. Having a solid support system is key, but how (or where) can find that if your separation has left you without the friends or family you used to depend on? Here’s how you can begin to make new friendships...
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Eating alone can be scary, especially if you’ve never done it before. However, going solo to a restaurant can also be a fulfilling and satisfying experience. Here a guide to eating alone and suggestions on how to overcome the intimidation factor.
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Putting in the work to develop a true friendship is so rewarding. Understanding the three fundamental pillars of a true friendship can help you build lasting relationships with friends.
Age Doesn’t Matter When It Comes to Making Friends Online
Loneliness can feel even more pronounced as we age. Children leave the nest, friends move on to other jobs and locales, and the people we love pass away. Luckily, technology can help us connect with each other through these periods of vulnerability. That’s precisely what Panion helps individuals all over the world do.
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Making friends while living abroad is no easy task. Between language and culture barriers, it might seem easier to simply stick to your own kind — but that’s no way to travel! In order to make the most of your time away from home, follow these few simple rules to open yourself up, make friends, and build connections...
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The first time I met Michaela, she told me she loved to speak Spanish and had been learning it since she was a child. As a lover of languages myself, I instantly felt close to her and wanted to get to know her better. Michaela and I would laugh together as we exchanged untranslatable words and expressions, like slang...