Being Friends is In: 15 Ways to Be a Good Friend

15 Ways to Be A Good Friend. Can I share a secret?

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I haven’t always understood what it took to maintain a true friendship. I would make friends and then cross my fingers and hope everything worked out. Sometimes, things would go great and the friendship would be healthy. Other times, the friendship would have so many ups and downs that I would have to get off the ride.

15 Ways to Be a Good Friend featured by top US lifestyle blog, Mom Crush Monday

Now, as I get older, I am understanding how to be a good friend. It’s so important to be a friend first. So, this is not about whether someone else is being a great friend. It’s about me and how great of a friend I’m choosing to be.

15 Ways to Be a Good Friend

1. Listen more.

2. Be flexible.

3. Drop the judgment.

4. Tell them the truth.

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5. Show compassion.

6. Give him/her space.

7. Keep their secrets.

8. Protect their privacy.

9. Laugh with them.

15 Ways to Be a Good Friend featured by top US lifestyle blog, Mom Crush Monday

10. Reach out when you think of them.

11. Learn what you can about them.

12. Sit in silence with them more.

13. Dance with them when they are feeling down.

15 Ways to Be a Good Friend featured by top US lifestyle blog, Mom Crush Monday

14. Forget what they say during vent sessions.

15. Forgive them when they’re hungry.

How do you show others that you’re a good friend? Let me know in a comment below!

Xoxoxoxo, Destiney 

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