"Friendship never ends" sang the Spice Girls back in 1996. Fastforward to 2012, and would you believe it, it's true - because they're back together promoting their new musical and acting like they're still friends!

So how very timely for YouTube blogger Emily Hartridge to be telling us why you should choose your (girl)friends over your boyfriend.

Click play on the video above to hear Ms Hartridge's sage advice - and if that's not enough, click through some of her other '10 Reasons Why...' videos below:

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Don't forget, you can subscribe to Emily's YouTube channel here, join her Facebook group or follow her on Twitter at @emilyhartridge.