Why you need a soul sister in your life

2015-10-30 11:39

The friendship between women is a truly special bond. Saffiya Ismail explains why.

10 ways to comfort your friend during a breakup

2015-10-13 09:31

Here’s how to be a good friend to someone experiencing the emotional trauma of a broken heart.

9 things we all experience when reuniting with our besties

2015-07-13 11:36

It's been weeks, months, or even years since you last saw each other and now the inevitable will happen.

What I learnt about hating my best friend's enemy

2015-05-11 14:55

Is hatred by proxy loyal, or just plain childish? Sam Wilson shares her experience and lesson learnt.

Being a mother doesn't mean you stop being a friend

2015-03-30 11:03

Manni Bradshaw is tired of people pulling the "mom card" as an excuse to be a bad friend.

Why friends with benefits just doesn't work

2015-03-11 10:46

Does 'no strings attached' really work? Violet lets tells us what happened when she crossed the friendship line.

Infographic: 10 things to promise to your girlfriends

2015-02-25 10:03

There's nothing better than women getting along, especially when they are best friends. Here are a few ways women value their friendships.

What’s the worst backhanded compliment you’ve ever received?

2014-07-22 14:47

There’s nothing worse than being dealt an insult disguised as a compliment. Just ask some of our readers.

A decade of friendship

2014-03-28 13:02

Having babies at the same time forms the tightest of bonds.

Friend or foe?

2013-08-30 16:56

So is this new friendship of yours going to work out, or is it going to be a disaster?


25 things I know for sure now that I’m 25

2015-10-28 13:55

Carmen Williams shares the lessons she's learnt so far.

Friendship between blacks and whites

2015-08-18 08:31

Do we still need to have genuine friendships between blacks and whites to gauge the health of the nation, or must whites learn to fit inwhere they can to build a new culture of respect in contemporary SA?

Why Taylor Swift is a bully

2015-05-26 11:31

Everyone believes that Taylor Swift's latest song "Bad Blood" is about Katy Perry. As much as the new hit is exciting, Anja shares why she finds it rather catty.

Can we be BFFs for life?

2015-04-20 10:53

Cath Jenkin tests whether friendships can survive the winds of change from our 20s to 30s.

Stop being such a copycat!

2015-03-17 12:08

There’s nothing more irritating than someone who wants what you have for the sole purpose of competing with you.

On parenting and friendships

2015-03-10 15:17

Natasha explores how parents can try and keep their friendships intact.

How to tell an infertile friend that you're pregnant

2015-02-04 11:04

Falling pregnant is an exciting time but how can you tell your friend who is struggling with infertility?

Childbearing contagious among friends

2014-06-04 14:58

A study looked at pairs of friends to see whether the childbearing of one of the friends increases the probability for the other friend to have a child.

Is honesty always the best policy?

2014-03-12 00:00

After losing a friend due to the actions of a vindictive and insecure girlfriend, a reader is still convinced that honesty is always best.

Bad bromance

2013-08-05 00:00

Does your boyfriend have a friend that drives you mad? How do we get past our man's bromance?

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