Expat Ramblings: Too Quiet

I like my peace and quiet. After listening to my children sing the entire back catalogue of My Little Pony all day (Yes. They sing. Do not YouTube it.), I do appreciate the silence of my living room after 8 o’clock. It keeps me sane, and I like sane. Read More Expat Ramblings: Too Quiet

LadyGuide: How to Make Friends

[Original publication date: March 29, 2012]

Mouth-breather I am not. I’m socially adept, I have a quick wit, and I can flit around a party with the most social of butterflies. I have online dated, been to meetups, and taken classes. And you know what I’ve learned? Making friends is difficult. Post-college, post-breakup, post-new city, making friends is sometimes way harder than finding someone with whom to make out. So how do you make friends, anyway?

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LadyGuide: How to Make Friends

Mouth-breather I am not. I’m socially adept, I have a quick wit, and I can flit around a party with the most social of butterflies. I have online dated, been to meetups, and taken classes. And you know what I’ve learned? Making friends is difficult. Post-college, post-breakup, post-new city, making friends is sometimes way harder than finding someone with whom to make out. So how do you make friends, anyway?

Read More LadyGuide: How to Make Friends