Family & Friends
Ask about your family and hear unbiased viewpoints. Learn what to do when your friends start acting differently, or how to make friends.
Friend break ups are the worst
In the past year, I have ended two relationships with two very good friends. One was a toxic relationship. The other was made worse by...
Extended families: A thing of the past, or more common again?
It was a very common thing for multiple generations to live on the same home. It faded out in the early to mid 60's or so. People no...
A summary of the twelve gifts of birth.
I saw this at the library and it was far too interesting to pass up. I was going to find a way to post this as a question but there were...
When Two Opposites Become Friends
This MyTake is about me becoming friends with someone who in many ways, is the complete opposite to me. I thought it would be cool to...
Can we take a moment do discuss touch culture?
I’m not talking about sexual touching for a moment, I’m talking about touching in general. Some cultures are more touch friendly than...
When You're The Older Sibling
In terms of siblings I have one younger brother who is almost 13. It's just me and him, and if you haven't worked it out by now, I'm the...
How has growing up without a father affected you?
How has it affected you?
How do you make close friends?
More specifically, how do you make an acquaintance into a friend and how do you make a friend into a close friend?
Would you feel comfortable if you were my friend and I called you just to talk and killt the time? I ain't sure I won't bother her?
My friends run away from me or just stop talking to me and I don’t know why?
I’m almost 27 and it’s hard to say that I barely have any friends. I like to spend time with my mom because we go out, when my boyfriend...
Is it ok to be jealous of family members happiness and success when you should be glad?
Should feel guilty about this?
My exgirlfriend and I decided to dye my hair on a whim. We got the supplies, went to her house and began. It came time to rinse the dye...
Have you ever lived with a parent who was emotionally abusive?
What did you do when moving out wasn’t an option at that moment?
I’m jealous of my friends relationship?
So I’ve been been friends with my friend Nicole for almost 3 years and me and my other friend been friends sense the start of middle...
Why some parents underestimate their children if they are not perfect?
Do extroverts drain you? Have you ever got rid of an extroverted friend?
Have you ever had an extroverted friend or associate that just annoyed the crap out of you and drained you. They literally had no...
Is it true that if a person dislikes you or seems to have an issue for something very petty, it usually stems from jealousy?
I do not think that’s always true. I’ve encountered my share of drama with people that had an attitude/picked on me for no legit reason....
Do you have one big group of friends or a couple of small groups?
I would love to have one big group of friends, like the tv-show F. R. I. E. N. D. S. I have a couple of small friend groups. I have two...
Is it wrong for my family to let me drink with them even though I'm not 21 yet?
I'm not 21 until the day after Christmas, but my parents let me drink with them when we have a party. It's not a super frequent thing....
Is asking my future wife for 4 children unreasonable?
I've been wanting a house in the countryside, a wife, 4 children and two pets for over 10 years now... but every time I tell people of...
Do you start more conversations with people than they start with you?
It can be going up and talking to someone, sending a text message, sending a DM etc. Conversations you started : Conversations they...
What would you think if a relative with a diagnosed learning disability decided to sever ties permanently?
Is it possible someone I wronged really wants revenge?
2015: When I was in my last year of HS, my two friends, male cousin and I conned this girl. I was secretly her friend while she was...
Is it true that if a person dislikes you/seems to have an issue for something very petty, it usually stems from jealousy?
I dont think that’s always true. I’ve encountered my share of drama with people that had an attitude/picked on me for no legit reason....
World Biggest Family - 1 father, 39 mothers & 193 members in total - Thoughts?
What Are Your Thoughts On This: "Couple claims 6-year-old girl they adopted from Ukraine is actually adult woman determined to kill them"?
Could you ever forgive a friend who "accidentally" shot you in the head?