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Wanting to Support Independence Jun. 09, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My youngest is set to move out of the family home in the next month or two. We don't min... Read More

Post-College Parental Blues May. 31, 2019

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Dear Annie: Our daughter, "Jenny," is graduating from college in a few weeks, and my husband and I a... Read More

Hosed By Her Daughter May. 30, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: When my husband died, my daughter, "Emma," insisted that I move in with her to take over... Read More

Nonexistent Monsters Have Mom Missing Sleep May. 22, 2019

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Dear Annie. I have a 6-year-old daughter who won't go to sleep on her own. She has an innate fear of... Read More

Beyond Time to Cut the Cord May. 17, 2019

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Dear Annie: I've been in this relationship for five years now, and my boyfriend, "Steve," still puts... Read More

Temporarily Cutting Off a Family Member Apr. 08, 2019

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Dear Annie: I recently went no-contact with my father. We had a tumultuous relationship when I was g... Read More

Destination Wedding a Burden Feb. 28, 2019

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Dear Annie: Our beautiful 44-year-old daughter is making plans to be married for the third time. Her... Read More

Girl Scout Cookies Feb. 02, 2019

Katiedid Langrock

I am now of the age when all of my friends' daughters are becoming Girl Scouts. They post pictures o... Read More

Your Resentment Is Hurting You Jan. 10, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My relationship with my mother has always been challenging. When she could no longer gra... Read More

Is It a Curse or a Blessing? Jan. 06, 2019

Tales From the Front

Dear Cheryl: I was lying in bed in a rehabilitation facility after getting my first hip replacement ... Read More

Psychiatric Help May Be Necessary Dec. 28, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My 14-year-old daughter says "I wish I were dead" whenever we get into an argument. I d... Read More

Should Dad Cough Up Some Cash? Dec. 27, 2018

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Dear Annie: My ex-wife, "Daisy," has custody of our two children. She makes several times my salary,... Read More

Show As Much Support As You Can Dec. 22, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: Four months ago, I foolishly accused my 22-year-old daughter of something of which she w... Read More

Slighted by Old Friends Dec. 13, 2018

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Dear Annie: My husband is friends with a couple from college with whom we have exchanged Christmas c... Read More

Pricing Mom Out Nov. 29, 2018

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Dear Annie: My daughter and son-in-law live in another state. He is a doctor, and she is a nurse. Th... Read More

Ignore Hurtful Rumors and Trust Your Gut Nov. 25, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My wife and I have been separated for four years. We have joint custody of our beautiful... Read More

She's Her Nov. 03, 2018

Katiedid Langrock

I was scared of having a daughter. I didn't know how to raise a girl in this world of unlimited ands... Read More

Be an Organ Donor Oct. 19, 2018

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Dear Annie: Last year, I wrote to you about my beautiful 35-year-old daughter and the kidney transpl... Read More

Dad Worried About Daughter's Relationship Arrangement Jul. 02, 2018

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Dear Annie: My 26-year-old daughter is in a serious relationship with a partner 10 years her senior.... Read More

The In-Laws Would Not Approve of Dad May. 11, 2018

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Dear Annie: I am a gay divorced father of three. I divorced the mother of my children after almost 3... Read More