FRIENDSHIP: What is it and why do we need it now more than ever?
1. Why the connection of friendship is emerging as the single best thing for your wellness—and three things that define a healthy friendship.2. How friendship has changed for Abby since retiring from soccer—and why Glennon fears commitment in friendships more than other relationships.3. How to recognize ambivalent relationships—and why they can be just as bad for us as toxic ones.CW // eating disorders
How to Live a Little Happier with Dr. Laurie Santos
How Do We Make–and Keep–Good Friends?
About The Show
I’m Glennon Doyle, author of Untamed, the book that was released at the very start of the pandemic and became a lifeline for millions. I watched in awe from my home while this simple phrase from Untamed – WE CAN DO HARD THINGS – the mantra that saved my life twenty years ago, became a worldwide rally cry.Life is freaking hard. We are all doing hard things every day – we love and lose; we forge and end friendships; battle addiction, illness, and loneliness; care for children and parents; struggle in our jobs, our marriages, our divorces; we try to set and hold boundaries – and we fight for equality, purpose, joy, and peace right in the midst of all the hard.On We Can Do Hard Things, my wife Abby Wambach, my sister Amanda Doyle, and I do the only thing that has ever made life easier: We talk honestly about the hard. We laugh and cry and help each other carry the hard so we can all live a little bit lighter and braver, free-er, less alone.