The Lion King has earned more than $11 billion dollars, making it the most successful Disney franchise in history. Fans love watching Simba overcome challenges with the help of his family and friends. Just like real life, the story is full of ups and downs. Simba is often in danger, but he doesn’t have to face it alone. He learns the meaning of loyalty and loss and winds up … [Read more...] about What “The Lion King” Can Teach You about Family and Friendship
Have you ever wondered why it’s so hard to make friends as an adult? Growing up, it’s easier to meet people. You go to school with classmates or peers in the same life stage as you. As we enter adulthood, that gets harder. People move. Our priorities change. Our lives start to revolve around work and our families. Everyone becomes engulfed in their own routines. They are … [Read more...] about Making Friendships in Adulthood
Many friendships are a bit lopsided sometimes. However, if things remain out of balance for too long, you may want to fix the situation or go your separate ways. One-sided friendships come in many varieties, but they have one thing in common. You supply most of the effort, while your friend is distant or does things that actually hurt you. In the end, you wind up lacking the … [Read more...] about What Will You Do When a Friendship Feels One-Sided?
Many of us have a hard time saying no to friends. Who doesn't want to help a friend who asks for your help? Unfortunately, there are times you simply need to say no when a friend seeks your assistance. Perhaps you're way too busy or maybe your friend is asking you to do something that you're uncomfortable doing. It can be awkward to say no to a friend. No one wants to risk a … [Read more...] about Say No and Still Be Friends
You probably have at least one childhood friend or college buddy you'd like to catch up with. Whatever the reasons that caused you to lose track of each other, there are ways to get back in touch. A happy reunion could enrich both your lives. On Connecting With Old Friends 1. Know that you have lots of company. These days, most people use social media to keep in touch with … [Read more...] about Rejuvenate a Lapsed Friendship