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Cast Your Vote:

    • We're best friends -- Votes: 150
    • We get along okay -- Votes: 25
    • We're partners cause we're parents -- Votes: 13
    • We/I don't enjoy each other/my partner -- Votes: 6
Are you "friends" with your partner? -POLL- KNZ. 3 kids; Washington 59253 posts
15th Apr '13

Really just a poll, i'm just curious. Title says it all.
Are you friends, more than partners- like to be around each other- enjoy each other outside of just being parents together?
Or, not so much but you make it work.

♀NoBoysAllowed 19 kids; San Diego, California 51862 posts
15th Apr '13

My husband and I were best friends for 6 years before being together was even a thought, and we enjoy all the time we get to spend together...like we'd rather do stuff together/as a family than go out. We also rarely ever fight, but I think that has a lot to do with the fact that we know each other well enough to know when to let go and move on or leave the situation alone for a while.

Amber marie wood Due May 2 (boy); Japan 43 posts
15th Apr '13

I have been with my best friend for fifteen years. Everyone is different but I don't feel u can have a good working relationship that doesn't have a basis of friendship. I mean I still have my childhood best friend who is a girl but my husband has always been there for me

Minion Due September 30 (girl); 2 kids; ., GA, United States 21532 posts
15th Apr '13

We're best friends.
SO tells me a lot that we're best friends. We can lay in bed (if we're not tired) and talk about everything for hours. Last time we did that, we talked until 2 AM and we've been together about 4 years.
We talk about all sorts of things all the time.
When we don't have the kids we go play paintball together, go to the movies, out to eat, hiking.
:)

tonys_mama(army wife) 4 kids; 1 angel baby; Fort Irwin, California 15535 posts
15th Apr '13

DH is my best friend. I love hanging out with him all the time. We joke around and laugh at each other it's so much fun.

Piecey. TTC since Jul 2014; 3 kids; K-Town, KL, Germany 64004 posts
15th Apr '13

He's my best friend. I don't think I would be here or have three kids with him if he weren't. He knows a whole side of me that nobody else does.

Pey and Trista's mommy Due January 5; 2 kids; 2 angel babies; Houston, Texas 42503 posts
15th Apr '13

Grr just ripped out stuff and my net went dead. He is my best friend. I love being around him most of the time (everyone gets annoying to me at times lol). I wouldnt be married to him for just Co parenting.

IDGAF ❤ 1 child; San Diego, CA, United States 30556 posts
15th Apr '13

Well I am not with BD but I would say him & I are really good friends. :)

Buzz and Almond Joys momm 2 kids; Albuquerque, New Mexico 12593 posts
15th Apr '13

Best friends. I could not be with someone who wasn't. We prefer to be around each other and don't really "need" anyone else.

♥Manda♥ Swan Valley, WA, Australia 29434 posts
15th Apr '13

We have our moments but we enjoy doing things together, and we have a lot in common. I'd consider us really good friends, not best friends because we both have a best friend prior to meeting each other and I personally feel there's only 1 best friend per person lol. I'd say we are awesomely close friends :)

Hathor + A Due December 23 (girl); 16 kids; Spring, Texas 12834 posts
15th Apr '13

He is my best friend but not like my only best friend.

Layla's Momma ♥ 17 kids; California 4457 posts
15th Apr '13

He's my best friend! We're so goofy together and i love that i can totally be myself around him.

user banned 3 kids; Los Angeles, California 54034 posts
15th Apr '13

I clicked "he's my best friend" but only because the next option is "we get along ok".



We get along great, but my best friend is a woman I've been best friends with for..damn. Like 16 or 17 years. He's for sure not my Best Friend, but we do get a long great and he's really cool, no offense to him for not being my BFF-just that...that spot was taken before he came into the picture.

Mrs. Potato Dick Madagascar 20356 posts
15th Apr '13

He is indeed my best friend. I think we're better at being friends than husband and wife and I'm sure he agrees.

user banned Lesbos, Greece 95211 posts
15th Apr '13

He's my best guy friend. :D