My Friend Got Married

This past weekend, I attended my friend's wedding reception. I've known her since high school (over 12 years!), and it was such a momentous celebration that night. We had a nice dinner outside overlooking the beautiful marina at sunset, with plenty of food and wine consumed. Seriously, it was three appetizers, one salad, one main …

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Ending a Toxic Friendship

Source: 29Secrets A couple of weeks ago, I decided to end a friendship with someone I'd known for almost seven years. This wasn't a spontaneous decision. Granted, the decision came after an argument we had, but honestly, I'd been thinking about this for quite some time. About three years, to be more exact. It's crazy …

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Insecurities (and how to overcome them)

To some extent, many of us deal with insecurities. Whether it's feeling self-conscious of our body or not being "smart" enough for medical school, we have internal struggles in our daily lives. Insecurity is basically a lack of confidence in oneself. Even the most-confident of a person with a healthy, working conscience has doubts about himself …

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10 Signs of a Toxic Relationship

When it comes to relationships, there are numerous ones which we develop over the course of our lives: familial, platonic, romantic. Some come and go throughout, and that's okay-- sometimes, it's just life happening. However, there are the relationships which might not necessarily wan, but at the same time are not good for you. Known …

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