Remember to Say I Love You

I got this email from an early childhood friend named Lucy. She and I had lost touch and recently reconnected at our high school reunion. We've both changed so much over the years, but one thing is very clear. The older we grow the more we value and cherish our close relationships. This is Lucy's personal message to me. It's one we can all appreciate. The lesson, don't wait to say "I love you!"

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I watched as she threw her head back so that it hung over the edge of the bed, hair dangling to the floor; long, thick and silky hair; not like mine – frizzy, wild and hard to manage. That summer night in 1957, Pam showed me how to brush my hair. She held the brush deliberately, pulling it through her hair...

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Circles of Friends

Here’s Something To Feel Good About! Do you recognize the value of close women friends in your life? I am blessed to have a circle of women friends, that I call my “Circle of Light.” We came together thirteen years ago after my dad passed on, when a friend invited me to share an evening of remembrance at her home. It turned...

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My Best Friends For Life -Your BFF

I honestly don't know what I would do or who I would be without the love and support of my dearest friends. My husband, my sisters and my girlfriends each fill a place in my heart that no one but each of them can fill.

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Meryl Streep Thanks Her Friends

If you want to see a remarkable and totally heartfelt tribute to the relationships that matter most in her life, watch Meryl Streep's Oscar acceptance speech. It may make you think about the people who mean the most to you.

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Stay Sane Reduce Holiday Stress: Pass-Along Tip #6

Find Something New to Feel Good About Today! A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely. Pam Brown Are you sharing this season’s joy as well as it’s...

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