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The Unluckiest Family in the World? Feb. 26, 2017

Tales From the Front

Holly originally wrote in during March 2013. She and Justin had married in 2001 after a whirlwind co... Read More

Your Turn Feb. 25, 2017

Tales From the Front

Today, readers respond to recent tales. SARAH: I agree with your answer to the concerned Baptist fat... Read More

Mom Left out and Fear of Independence Feb. 24, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: How do I keep from feeling like I'm back in junior high when I see all the other ... Read More

How to Avoid Gold Diggers Feb. 24, 2017

Tales From the Front

Men who are afraid of gold diggers should pay special attention to this column. MADDY: "I met Luke a... Read More

An Old Flame Feb. 23, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: In December, I went to a holiday house party, and most of the people in the crowd were m... Read More

Contact Families Anonymous Feb. 18, 2017

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My 20-year-old nephew has been a troubled youth, despite all the attempts of his family ... Read More

Private School Woes and Kissing Feb. 17, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: My 11-year-old son attends an expensive private school. We're not as wealthy as m... Read More

Constant Headphones and Bed-Wetting Feb. 11, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: My daughter is constantly wearing her headphones. She wears them around the house... Read More

A Dominating Talker and Unflattering Outfits Feb. 10, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: I have two wonderful but very different children. One is extremely talkative and ... Read More

She Wants Him Back. Why? Feb. 10, 2017

Tales From the Front

Dear Cheryl: Scott and I lived together for five of the eight years we were together. During all tha... Read More

Forgiving Family Members Feb. 06, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am struggling with forgiveness. I am the father of a beautiful 15-year-old girl. On Mo... Read More

Is This an American Thing? Feb. 04, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: To have only one child is a pity; take my word for it. Have more children. You may be ti... Read More

A Stoic Bullying Victim and Dentist Phobia Feb. 04, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: I recently found out that my 10-year-old son is regularly being kicked at school.... Read More

An Unlawful Tattoo and an Ungrateful Teen Feb. 03, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: My 16-year-old daughter came home with a very visible tattoo. I didn't know she w... Read More

More Responses to Kylie Feb. 03, 2017

Tales From the Front

Today I respond to Kylie. She's the woman who's having second thoughts about divorcing Matt. They'... Read More

Multigenerational Living Part 2: Students Feb. 02, 2017

Positive Aging

I just love it when I learn about an experiment that has turned out to be a win-win for everyone inv... Read More

Holding a Sibling Back and Changing Schools Jan. 28, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: My 8-year-old daughter wants to go to sleep-away camp. My 10-year-old son has no ... Read More

Should She Feel Sorrow and Guilt? Jan. 27, 2017

Tales From the Front

We recently heard from Kylie, who feels "sorrow and guilt" at the thought of divorcing Matt. They've... Read More

Morning Screen Time and Sick at Bedtime Jan. 27, 2017

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: Although my 9-year-old daughter wakes hours before school, she still drags her fe... Read More

Multigenerational Living Part 1: Families Jan. 26, 2017

Positive Aging

Ever since the 2008 Great Recession, large numbers of young people have chosen (or been forced becau... Read More