Frenvy (article from The Herald Sun)

by Justyna | December 14th, 2014

Women’s issues expert and author of A Journey to Becoming Your Own Best Friend, Karen Chaston, said most women suffer frenvy, or friend envy, even though they might not admit it.

“I would like to think most women outgrow envy of their friends by the time they’re 35 but it’s hard to generalise,” Ms Chaston said.

“It starts with self-esteem and there are people who are constantly measuring themselves against their friends because that is their measure of success... "

>> Read the full article at the Herald Sun's site here.

​Friends Helen Williams and Justyna Kalka have experienced ‘frenzy’, but have turned it into motivation to achieve more. Picture: Ian Currie