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These Super Fun Great-Grandmas Have Been Besties For 71 Years

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.12.2016 | Fifty

The Internet just can't get enough of these sweet, sassy great-grandmas and their lifelong friendship. Kamari Copeland tweeted this heartwarming video...

A Little Bit of Crazy and the Love of a Best Friend!

Renate Cunneen | Posted 02.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Renate Cunneen

Moral of the story is: It's okay to be a little or a lot crazy as long as you have people that will dive deep with you and wait on the surface if it takes you a little longer to emerge.

The Sisterhood in Motherhood

Shana Swain | Posted 02.01.2016 | Parents
Shana Swain

Being a mother is the hardest yet most rewarding responsibility I have ever had. I'm sure many mothers would attest to that sentiment. And as I am living through the fear, anxiety, faith, and love of motherhood, I often contemplate my relationships that have strengthened with women in similar positions.

Kitten And Piglet Take Interspecies BFFs To A New Level Of Cute

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.29.2016 | Good News

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For All The BFFs With Zero Boundaries

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 01.25.2016 | Women

"How did you even get into this? It has a passcode..." "Not important." A new BuzzFeed video speaks to anyone fortunate enough to have a frien...

Husky And Poodle Besties Snuggled Together When They Lived On The Streets

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.22.2016 | Good News

UPDATE: Friday, January 22, 2016, 3:20 p.m. EST Though Arlo is still in critical condition, he's doing better, the Humane Society Silicon Valley told...

Your BFF Might Be The Key To Your Good Health

Health.com | Posted 01.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Health.com

By Jacqueline Andriakos Research has long shown that friendship is essential for your physical and mental well-being. Having a social network c...

9 Novels That Celebrate the Joys of Friendship

Off The Shelf | Posted 12.18.2015 | Books
Off The Shelf

Celebrate the power of friendship with these nine novels that bring new meaning to the phrase "Best Friends Forever"--and pick up two copies of each while you're at it, because these are books that you'll want to share with your best friend.

24 Gifts For Your Absolute Bestest Best Friend

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 12.15.2015 | Style

  Also on HuffPost:  You may also like ... 21 Gifts For The 'Friends' Fan In Your Life 24 Gifts For Avocado Lovers 29 Must-Have Gifts Fo...

6 Things I've Learned From Living Abroad

Sophie Frodsham | Posted 12.11.2015 | Travel
Sophie Frodsham

I'm Australian and I've lived and worked overseas in the British Virgin Islands and now I'm living in San Francisco. Living away from home causes huge disruption in all aspects of your life. Here's what I've experienced living abroad:

'I Don't Have Female Friends Because I Don't Like Most Women'

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 11.30.2015 | Women
Samantha Rodman PhD

Explore why you may feel uncomfortable around "typical" women, by thinking about your childhood and likely, in particular, your mom. Then, find things you like to do, meet women at them, psych yourself up to ask for their contact info, and then contact them and hang out.

30 Then-And-Now Images That Show Beautiful Decades-Long Friendships

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.16.2015 | Fifty

Your tribe. Your wolf pack. Your people. Whatever you call them, a woman's friendship with her best girlfriends is a powerful one. The strongest frien...

Shipwrecks and Friendship

Elizabeth Paulson | Posted 11.10.2015 | Impact
Elizabeth Paulson

November 10th marks the 40th anniversary of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, the largest ship ever to sink in Lake Superior. The disaster, which took the lives of all 29 men aboard the vessel, has since begotten songs and musicals, works of fiction and nonfiction, concertos, beer, and pilgrimage sites.

From Eddie to Madison: Trans Journey

Eddie Parsons | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Eddie Parsons

I had found the Yin to my Yang and my ultimate BFF. We both went into our own directions but kept in contact and then I received the call. Eddie called me to inform me he was not gay. I remember thinking that this was a lost Queen and there was no way that he was straight.

These BFFs Have Never Seen Each Other Naked Until Now

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.09.2015 | Women

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Why Our Friends Make Better Soulmates Than Our Significant Others

Unwritten | Posted 10.03.2015 | Women
Unwritten

Originally published on Unwritten by Kady Braswell. At 16, I met a boy who went out of his way to send me corny jokes because he knew they were my fa...

What I've Learned About Friendship Monogamy

Laura Hankin | Posted 09.24.2015 | Women
Laura Hankin

The most monogamous relationship I've ever had was with my childhood best friend.

An Open Letter To My Best Friend On Her Wedding Day

Unwritten | Posted 08.17.2015 | Weddings
Unwritten

Originally published on Unwritten by Jessica Hoffeldt. To My Very Best Friend, Saturday is your wedding day and I couldn't be happier for you as...

10 Reasons Dogs Are a Girl's Best Friend

Brittney Grimes | Posted 08.06.2015 | Women
Brittney Grimes

The day I got my first pet dog, it was one of the happiest moments of my life. Besides the occasional bathroom mistakes in her younger years and attitude she may have when we're not giving her full attention, she has grown into a great friend and fluffy, sweet member of the family.

The Simplest Way To Know If A Friend Is Worth Keeping

Diana M. Raab | Posted 08.04.2015 | Fifty
Diana M. Raab

I've read that one of the biggest regrets of those facing death is not having kept in touch with old friends. Let's face it, the older we get, the faster time seems to go, so there's no time like the present to connect with old pals. Social media sites such as Facebook have made this easier and certainly more feasible.

You May Be Surprised That the Love Never Dies

Lacey Johnson | Posted 07.10.2015 | Women
Lacey Johnson

Once you deeply love someone, the love can never be gone. It does not die. It does not dissipate or cease to exist. It may be temporarily forgotten, it may go into hibernation, it may transcend, it may be tucked away in order to make room in your heart for new people to love, but it never dies.

What Happens When Your Bestie Writes Your Online Dating Profile

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.08.2015 | Women

No one knows you better than your best friend. (Seriously, if you ever became famous and the two of you had a falling out, he or she could ...

The Words That Cost Me My Most Important Friendship

Posted 06.30.2015 | OWN

What happens when the person you most want to share good news with no longer takes your calls? How one woman got through being dumped by a friend. ...

We've Come a Long Way My Friend

Krista Pelton | Posted 06.17.2015 | Women
Krista Pelton

As I grew up I realized it is less important to have a ton of friends, and more important to have real ones instead.

The Type Of Anniversary More People Should Celebrate

Rebecca Adams | Posted 06.17.2015 | Women
Rebecca Adams

There were moments when we sat in comfortable silence with one another, something I'm not quite as good at. I never strain to fill the empty space with chatter when I'm with Rebecca, because we're beyond awkwardness -- there's nothing to prove.