It can be very difficult to maintain friendships when you have children. Plans get cancelled or you both get busy with something and forget to call. Friendships require work, and one mom has three suggestions for how to keep them going. Accept that you may only have short times together, such as getting together for coffee. Be forgiving when plans get cancelled. Things come up and everyone needs to be flexible. Finally, be sure to take initiative in your friendships. Call your pal and see how she’s doing once in awhile.
Read the full article here: 3 ways to not suck (like me) at nurturing mom friendships