We’ve all had a moment that leads us to evaluate a relationship. Whether that was a time you were sick and your friend unexpectedly brought you soup, or when you were going through a rough time and a friend left you in the dust. It’s times like these that show us not only who we have been wasting energy on but who we are not giving enough of our time.
Here are some tips for knowing whether it is time to let go or time to hold on tighter:
You can be kind and gracious while implementing this friendship maintenance strategy. Maintaining your social group does not make you a bad person. If you cannot take care of yourself, you won’t be able to take care of anyone else. Redirecting your attention will help you to maintain a meaningful life.