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The Real Holiday Moms Need May. 16, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

What we need is a holiday somewhere between Mother's Day and the Fourth of July. It would be a mashu... Read More

What Money Values Are You Passing on to Your Kids? May. 15, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: Mother's Day has me feeling a bit wistful about the fact that my kids are now in their... Read More

The One Subject You Can't Compromise On May. 12, 2019

Tales From the Front

It wasn't as if Lizzie and Ryan didn't really know each other that well. They had dated for eight ye... Read More

Happy Worry Day, Mom! May. 09, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

Happy Mother's Day! Which, if you are a mother, you know is a contradiction in terms. While mothers ... Read More

Well-Being 101: Busy Moms Need Day Care, Too May. 07, 2019

Energy Express

Why is this Mother's Day different from all the others I've been around for? Because this year, I'm... Read More

Does Fear Ring a Bell? May. 02, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

If you don't think you need an all-seeing doorbell, that's bad news for Amazon, which is selling one... Read More

Son Runs Away from Home Regularly Apr. 27, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: Our 15-year-old son (my stepson) has run away from home twice in the past eight months.... Read More

The Links Among Parents, Kids and Runaway Stress Apr. 26, 2019

C Force

We live in a sometimes-crazy world that moves at lightning speed. We all know what stress feels like... Read More

Teen Misses Father Apr. 24, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My mother and father have been divorced for seven months. They divorced because they we... Read More

Parents of Teens-To-Be Seek Advice Apr. 23, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: We are parents of an 11-year-old daughter and a 12-year-old son. We respect your advice... Read More

Advice for Stepmother in a Tough Spot Apr. 22, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I read your column regularly, and I'm appalled at the number of letters and emails you ... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Apr. 21, 2019

Classic Ann Landers

Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More

Not Allowed at His House Apr. 20, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been dating "Pete" for three years and never get invited to his place. He lives i... Read More

Undermining Mom's Authority Apr. 18, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband keeps telling our sons that they can do whatever they want when I tell them n... Read More

The Easter Egg Hunt Fine Print Apr. 18, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the paper trail: Hard-boiled lawyers made sure no kids cou... Read More

The Lessons of Rejection, or How Cheating Cheats our Kids Apr. 13, 2019

Susan Estrich

I will never forget the day. I stood just inside the door with the thin pile of envelopes. I opened ... Read More

Scared Out of Our Minds Apr. 11, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

We can't know what was going through her mind, but Santana Adams of Milton, West Virginia, has been ... Read More

Teaching Your Kids About Money? Here Are Five Life Lessons That Can Help Apr. 10, 2019

Ask Carrie

Dear Readers: Most of us think of April as tax time, but did you know that April is also Financial L... Read More

Classic Ann Landers Mar. 31, 2019

Classic Ann Landers

Editor's Note: Hundreds of Ann Landers' loyal readers have requested that newspapers continue to pub... Read More

Helicopter Parenting Is Bad ... No, Good! No, Bad Mar. 28, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

A recent New York Times article argued that helicopter parenting, unfortunately, is the best strateg... Read More