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Jan 17, 2020

Friends, are you ready for a blast from the past? In this week’s episode, Alysa talks about slam books, especially made popular in the 1980s, and how they could’ve helped, but, instead, destroyed friendships. She explores why people participate in slam books, the consequences of slam books, and how slam books...


Jan 10, 2020

Get cozy, friends, because it’s time to talk about the hygge lifestyle. Hygge is a Danish word that describes “creating a warm, cozy atmosphere and enjoying good things in life with good people (Pinterest).” So, in this episode, Alysa explores what it means to be hygge and provides suggestions for how friends can...


Jan 3, 2020

In this episode of Best Forevers, Alysa explores the risks associated with social comparison focusing on concerns for the individual and their friendships. Tips for overcoming these experiences are offered.

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Dec 20, 2019

Close relationships bring us a lot of benefits, but do we know closeness is and what it feels like? In this episode, Alysa discusses a core concept of friendship, closeness, which may have an impact on us developing, maintaining, and terminating friendships. The episode includes a definition of closeness, how to measure...


Nov 28, 2019

We know when we trust a friend and when that trust has been broken, but can we put trust into words? In this episode, Alysa explores the concept of trust and the four “shoulds” of trust in friendship. Tune in to learn more about trust, or the lack thereof, as the core to friendships that are long-lasting...