What's life without best friends? A best friend is someone you can count on. Someone who's there when you need to vent. Someone who defends you. Someone who supports you. In both, the good times and the bad.
Best friends are the ones we love, support, cherish. Those who we can always make us laugh or feel better in our time of need.
June 8 is National Best Friend Day.
Celebrating this day is how you can show your best friend(s) that you appreciate them.
Take a moment to think about that one important person who is there for you no matter what. They are the person you turn to when you are having trouble with anything. They are the person you always want to share secrets with. Who's that person for you?
Your best friend can be near or far in distance. They can be someone you've known a long time or someone you recently met. But in the end, they are someone who helps us in our lives. Show your appreciation and how grateful you are to have them.
There are so many ways you can show you appreciate your best friend.
You can call them up and tell them you are grateful for having them in your life. Take the time out of your day to catch up. Maybe schedule a time to hang out, whether that be through video, phone, or in person.
You can make or buy them a gift. They deserve something nice from you. They've always been there for you through the good and bad times. Maybe you can gift them a gift card to their favorite place. Come up with something special for your best friend. I'm sure you know what they like!
You can also use social media to show you appreciate them. Go through your pictures and post a picture with them or of them with a nice little caption telling them how much they mean to you.
Take this day to reminisce on good memories. Look through your old photos and show what you find to your best friend. Remembering what you’ve been through together will remind you just how grateful you are for your relationship with them.
Find your own creative way to show your best friend how much they mean to you! Come up with something that will blow them away! Big or small, it doesn't matter because it came from you.
Facts About Best Friends
Some best friends are not human. Sometimes our best friends can be our pets. Show them you appreciate them. They listen to you through the good and bad times. These friends deserve a little extra love on this National Best Friend Day.
It's okay to have more than one best friend. Some of us have more than one best friend in our lives. That's a gift. Take time to appreciate all those best friends you have.
They stand the test of time. Many best friend friendships outlive marriages and cross-country moves. Many things that can feel like it might make the end of your friendship, but through it all, this friendship survives.
They keep us healthy. Sharing with someone your trust is proven to help reduce stress, which helps improve our immune systems. Having that someone to share your life with helps improve your quality of life. Keep them around!
Ultimately, best friends are a part of life. We meet new people all the time. Some stay in our lives for a long time, while others are in our lives shortly. Those we entrust with our heart and soul are important to even our well-being. National Best Friend Day is a great chance to tell them how important they are to you. Show them you care!