By Shelley Heaphy

For a lot of kids having friends makes school and childhood so much fun. Of course, there are introverted people who prefer one or two close friends and those extraverts who enjoy the more the merrier approach, but either way it’s nice to have someone to lean on, talk to, enjoy new experiences with, commiserate with, play with, laugh and cry.
Parents are in a large part responsible for teaching children the basics of making friends. For some it comes very easily while for others it takes some practice, but for all it is definitely doable.


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