"Friends"

Five Types of Female Travelling Companions

Frontier | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Frontier

It's obvious that men and women have different inklings when planning a trip, so what kinds of personalities could the male adventurer best pair up with to get the most out of a trip with a female companion? Let's examine the categories...

A Letter to My Eleven-Year-Old Self

Danny Bowman | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Danny Bowman

Over the next couple of months things will become a little harder, your 11th Christmas will not be all cheer. And you will be full of fear due to your mental illness, you won't understand till early next year that it is mental illness.

Making Friends After Divorce and Separation

Helen King | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Helen King

Until this point you might have had a ready-made social life. You may have been a couple hanging out with other couples. Suddenly that social scene turns upside down. You might feel that you don't 'fit in' so well, as the talk still revolves around what to do as a pair. You may feel ready to re-assess your life and decide what route you alone would like to take.

How Do You Know If You Have a True Friend?

Dr. Bill Cloke | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Bill Cloke

Living our lives we run into, work with and connect with so many people and sometimes, if we are real lucky, we make a true friend... Which brings me to my question. What is a true friend? Is there anyone in our life that we can call a true friend? As we get older it gets harder to make new friends. When we are young we have so much more time to make friends than we do as adults.

What to Do When Your Friends Are Parenting, Borderline Patronising, You

Olga Levancuka | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

Some studies claim that a break-up with a close friend harms your heart the same if not more, as a break-up with your beloved. But don't be tempted, it is time to get busy. You have new friends to meet, new relationships to build and new opportunities to fulfill.

Call Yourself A 'Friends' Fan? Test Yourself In Our Bumper Quiz!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a jaw-dropping 20 years since six telegenic 20-somethings parked themselves in the same proximity of New York's Greenwich Village. Over ...

Caroline Frost

The One Where The Fan Punished Gunther For Telling Rachel About Ross

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

It’s been a staggering 20 years since six telegenic 20-something 'Friends' first put down their bags in their respective Greenwich Village brownston...

Friends and Family Who Sap Your Positive Energy

Maggie Currie | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maggie Currie

According to them they never had the opportunities, they are always putting people down, they don't like other people to be successful, they are jealous and are negative thinkers - and so much more!

Festival Language Study Unveiled: Do You Know Your "Grampers" From Your "Vamping"?

Paul Drury | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Paul Drury

After last weekend's Bestival, the UK's festival's season starts to draw to a close. It's been an amazing summer of tunes, good times and memories we'll never forget. But what have we learned? Well, young people have a special way of speaking at festivals for one thing. In fact, the festival circuit has developed a language all of its own..

Family and Friends vs The Fug

Pam Warren | Posted 02.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Pam Warren

I made a promise to myself while recovering from my injuries to always put family and friends needs before anything else. In the ensuing years I have managed to keep this promise. What I could not foresee was how this vow would be tested when I was torn between both family and a friend, at the same time, in the past two months.

'Friends' Reunion Alert!

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Finally, the moment ‘Friends’ fans have been waiting for has arrived. Well, sort of, anyway. Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow a...

Friendship... Who Really Matters, Who Never Did, Who Always Will

Caroline Keetch | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Keetch

Now, as a proper grown up - whatever that means - I can see that the flurry of youth brings with it deep uncertainty and glorious freedom in equal measure. Good friends are like rocks throughout this process and we cling to them for comfort and security, whilst benefitting from all the fun of new-found adulthood in the safety of warm and familiar company.

'Pivot!' Yes, It's The 'Friends' Remix Of That Family Trying To Get A Sofa Into Their Car

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Comedy

A round of applause, please - not canned - for @XortroX. For this cunning YouTuber has taken the viral video of the family trying (and failing) to ...

Making Money With Friends Is More Fun

Reuben Singh | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK
Reuben Singh

In business it pays to have a long memory and to keep a mental score sheet. Always remember those who helped you and, of course, remember those who di...

If Your Partner Is Your Only Friend, You Need to Get a Life

Tracy Buchanan | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tracy Buchanan

If you're one of those people who spouts off about not needing friends because your partner is your best friend or because you're too busy, widen your horizons. Become an individual. Don't get into that unhealthy trap.

The Mate Escape

William Higham | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
William Higham

From festivals to social media, we're spending more time with our friends. A growing number of us enjoy a close group of mates that we consider to be a surrogate family: a friendship-family or 'Framily'. In some cases, this is taking over from where the traditional family unit may have left off: either in distance, as people move away from home, or emotionally.

TV Shows That Prove Friends Can Be Your Family

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's International Day of Friendship today, in case one of your pals hadn't been kind enough to point it out to you. To mark the occasion, HuffPos...

18 Funny Quotes About Friendship To Celebrate International Friendship Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Comedy

It's International Day Of Friendship on 30 July. So if you're after a funny quote to share with your friends (after you've shared a hug/pint/non-ro...

Who's The Strangest Misfit On TV?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

This Monday sees the release of 'Community' Season 5 on DVD, seeing the antics continue amid the mismatched study group from Greendale College. Se...

How Genetics Plays A Part In How You Pick Your Friends

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You may think you've picked your friends from shared jokes and chance encounters, but science suggests that genetics may have a big role to play. ...

Forget the 'Get Well Soon' Card - Gifts Ideas to Support Someone You Love Through Breast Cancer

Katherine Formosa Bown | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katherine Formosa Bown

I felt guilty as I slid the 'Get Well Soon' card into the recycling bin. I'd only just read it after excitingly tearing it open in the rare occasion that a hand-written envelope came through my letterbox. But the words on the front of the card just filled me with tears... 'Get Well Soon'.

The Joy of Being Misunderstood: How To Handle Pain

Sacha Wise | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sacha Wise

Really?! The joy of being misunderstood? Yes, bare with me for a second and just keep reading. Misunderstandings can be like sharing your home with a stranger: awkward, uncomfortable and frustrating. Even worse, when the stranger is supposed to be your best friend, parent or partner, and the intimate space is your relationship. No joy yet.

Friends Reunited... Sort Of

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Friends will be reunited... sort of, with Matthew Perry set to become the latest star to appear in Lisa Kudrow's sitcom 'Web Therapy'. Matthew P...

How To Tell If Your Friend Is A Toxic Soul-Sucker

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

All of us at some point have had a toxic friend - the one who's more interested in your bad news, isn't particularly happy for you when good things ha...

The Art of Living Alone

Furquan Akhtar | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Furquan Akhtar

One month in and like Bear Grylls and those chaps on that island. I am deserted. Well I'm being dramatic; I now live alone. I think it was Jennifer Anniston who once said (in a film) "You learn a lot about yourself by living alone." So what have I learnt?