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There’s something that shifts in our identities when we become moms, right? All of a sudden things that we enjoyed or cared about pre-kids sometimes slightly shifts – or even seismically shifts. And often, that shift has an impact on everything in our life, but especially our friendships. In this episode, we talk through how […]

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Making friends who are different than us can be some of the most rewarding and stretching relationships in our life. In today’s episode, I’m joined by my good friend Maggie – one of my friends who initially felt wildly outside my own comfort zone. Having lived overseas for the last 8 years, she shares her […]

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Did you know that more than 75% of us don’t have cross-racial friendships? In this episode, I’m joined by Kaanji Irby and Tara Campbell to talk about why so many of us don’t have a circle that looks different than us and what we’re missing out on – and our kids are missing out on – because […]

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We’re diving into all things momsquads today! Specifically, do you really need one? Spoiler alert: Yes (and no)…it really depends! In this episode, we’re breaking down the different definitions of momsquads, plus all the myths we often associate with them so we can get crystal clear on our true needs in friendship.

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We’re diving into all things momsquads today! Specifically, do you really need one? Spoiler alert: Yes (and no)…it really depends! In this episode, we’re breaking down the different definitions of momsquads, plus all the myths we often associate with them so we can get crystal clear on our true needs in friendship.

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Do I really have enough time to be a good friend right now? Wouldn’t it be better to wait and pursue friendship when I can really show up? The fear of being a bad friend is real and can often stand between us and life-giving friendships. So, in today’s episode, we’re going to unpack this […]

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We all have a friendship strategy. Some are just a little bit more deliberate than others! In this episode, we talk about the pros and cons of all of them, plus what it looks like to put together an actual strategic friendship plan. Spoiler alert: It actually takes less time and energy than the less […]

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Openness and vulnerability are the keys to creating the types of meaningful relationships we all crave. But being the one to share first can be a little intimidating. In this episode, Laura Tremaine offers a framework to make going first a little easier. Because the reality is someone has to…so, why not you!?

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Let’s be real. It’s a particularly divisive time. And it’s really challenging to be in relationship with those who think differently than us. In this episode, Sarah and Beth, co-hosts of the Pantsuit Politics Show offer some guiding principles to help us navigate tricky conversations with our friends in a grace-filled way so we can […]

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One of the scariest things about making friends is you put yourself out then not be accepted. Either the person you want to be friends with is too busy, or feels like she has too many friends already, or just isn’t interested in a friendship with you. The fear of rejection is certainly real, but […]

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