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Best Friends

13 Reasons Why the Miles Don't Make a Difference When It's Your Best Friend

Lisa Katz | Posted 04.13.2015 | Women
Lisa Katz

You can still dream together, talk about getting older together and even hope to move near each other again and then reminisce about that again a week later.

I'm Not a Great Friend

Hans Hickler | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Hans Hickler

We think that our friendship is so strong that we can relax on the investment side. Wrong. Good friends must continually invest in their friendship. I want to be much better at that.

In Case You Forgot What Your Best Friends Are For, Here's Your Reminder

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.13.2015 | Comedy

What are friends for, if not to give it to you straight? Comedian Michael Henry perfectly encompasses the meaning of friendship in his sketch "Bes...

Life After Death: How Many Soulmates Can a Person Have?

Melissa Gould | Posted 03.10.2015 | Women
Melissa Gould

I needed to hear that. Yes, I was Joel's wife, but he had a ton of meaningful relationships and was loved by so many. He had best friends, soulmates of his own, the ripple effect of his death reaches far and wide. Because of that, I feel less alone, and connected by this shared experience, horrible as it is.

10 Reasons Your College Roommate Is Your Best Friend

Breana Brill | Posted 02.24.2015 | College
Breana Brill

I had heard all the horror roommate stories of them turning out to be psychopaths. But, lucky for me, all those assumptions were wrong. I may have gotten lucky, but I can confidently say my roommate is my best friend. She deals with all the things my Mom hated about my room back home. Yet, my roommate still loves me for who I am.

'I Can't Stand My Best Friend's Husband': 7 Steps to Take Before Changing Your Relationship with Your Friend

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 04.20.2015 | Weddings
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

Do all that you can to take the pressure off your friend and focus on finding a common ground with her husband and only confront her about him on the things he does which directly affect you.

Taylor Swift Is Going To Be A Maid Of Honor!

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.17.2015 | Weddings

Taylor Swift's BFF has a blank space in her bridal party, and the singer happily agreed to fill it! On Sunday, Swift posted a picture of an adorab...

On Valentine's Day, These Adorably Odd Animal Friends Show There's Someone For Everyone

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green

Few things are sweeter than overcoming long odds in the name of friendship. So for Valentine's Day -- or should we say Pal-entine's Day, nope, we shou...

3 Essential Friends to Have When You're Single

Francesca Hogi | Posted 04.12.2015 | Women
Francesca Hogi

Friendship is one of life's great gifts, when you have friends who support you and enhance your life. It is always important to carefully choose the company you keep. Here are the three essential types of friends to have when you're single!

Complete Me Dot Com

Tricia McCallum | Posted 03.25.2015 | Comedy
Tricia McCallum

In the Bronze Age, before Twitter and speed dating and online match-ups, men and women met each other one of two ways: at church, or via the newspaper classifieds.

Friendship: The Nourishment Comes in Many Forms

Renee Fisher | Posted 03.18.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

The four of us did what we do best: We laughed. I'm not sure if we are actually as clever as we believe ourselves to be. But it doesn't really matter. We laughed through our days until we exhausted ourselves.

Two Men With Dementia Become Life-Long Friends

Marie Marley | Posted 02.17.2015 | Fifty
Marie Marley

I remember reading somewhere that people with Alzheimer's enjoy being with others like them. The following story clearly illustrates that.

'They'll Be Best Friends Forever'

Mike Reynolds | Posted 02.02.2015 | Parents
Mike Reynolds

I've never been a sister or had a sister. I've just gone along assuming sister experts were right; that our two little girls would walk hand in had across clouds, their pet unicorns nibbling at magic dust they held in cupped hands.

35 Thank-You Messages For Your True Best Friends

Lexi Herrick | Posted 01.24.2015 | Women
Lexi Herrick

Thank you for being there for me when I call you and need someone to just listen. It doesn't matter where we are in this world or in our lives, I know you will always pick up.

Divorce Confidential: Tips for a Healthy Marriage

Caroline Choi | Posted 01.14.2015 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Just because you're married, doesn't mean dating goes out the window. It's easy to find yourself in the same monotonous routine once you're married, especially given all the new responsibilities you may face as a couple and as parents.

LOOK: Best Friends Recreate Childhood Photo 20 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.17.2014 | Good News

Updated 11/17/2014, 9:25 a.m. Nearly 20 years ago, a group of six kids gathered around a table in their hometown of Los Angeles and smiled for a pi...

The 25 Stages Of Best Female Friendships

Bustle | Posted 12.21.2014 | Women
Bustle

Somewhere in this world, right now, there is a woman who is writing you an email so packed with inside jokes, it would take skilled linguistic researchers days just to figure out what the first sentence means.

5 Tips To Deal With Your Friend's Divorce Drama

Kat Forsythe, MSW | Posted 12.07.2014 | Fifty
Kat Forsythe, MSW

"Best friends forever": It's a phrase can get pushed to the limits when you're the go-to support person for a devastated friend after her divorce. Initially, you're right by her side, especially at midlife and beyond, when you've been friends for decades.

Dudes Tell Their Friends 'I Love You;' Create A New Bro Code

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.06.2014 | Gay Voices

It's not exactly in a man's bro code to say "I love you" to male friends all the time. Perhaps that's because of constructed societal standards th...

Why It's OK Not To Be Best Friends With Your Spouse

Janie Emaus | Posted 12.06.2014 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

I'm not one to share sad stories...this however is a love story. Between two friends. My Dad was diagnosed with brain cancer. His best friend Al, never left his side. In the hospital he was there, with ice chips and the occasional perfectly... timed quip. His wit and intelligence is unmatched. And his understanding of my father, like no other.

Lindsay Holmes

10 Things Only Your Childhood Best Friend Understands

HuffingtonPost.com | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 09.22.2014 | Healthy Living

In the Harry Potter series, longtime BFFs Harry Potter and Ron Weasley demonstrated what it means to stand by your friends. They went through their fi...

An Open Letter to the Greatest Gifts of My Life: My Friends

Mackenzie Long | Posted 11.05.2014 | College
Mackenzie Long

They are the heroes of my life. The people that somehow waltzed into my life and the people of whom I will never be able to let go. I don't know what I did in a past life to deserve them. They are my kindred spirits, my soul mates.

My Best Friend Left Me When I Needed Her Most

Amy Hubbard | Posted 11.08.2014 | Women
Amy Hubbard

One of the best parts about being in your twenties is that you don't owe yourself to anyone. One of the worst parts about being in your twenties is that no one owes themselves to you, either.

Teaching Our Daughters About Friendship Breakups

Stephanie Sprenger | Posted 10.28.2014 | Parents
Stephanie Sprenger

There are myriad resources available to couples who are looking for help to save a broken relationship, but there seems to be a distinct lack of support for women (or men) who want to fix a troubled friendship.

Long Lost Friends Learn They're Actually Brothers

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.27.2014 | Good News

In hindsight, it makes perfect sense. Duncan Cumming and Ron Cole grew up as best friends in Ottawa, Canada, in the 1950s, but it wasn't until 2013...