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October 31, 2020 Oct. 31, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband's parents are wonderful people in their late 70s, but I am concerned that the... Read More

Controlling Husband Limits Family Time Sep. 27, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Once a year, I spend a weekend over at my son's house to babysit my grandkids. They alwa... Read More

August 21, 2020 Aug. 21, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am a 29-year-old married woman with a 14-month-old son. My husband and I live one hour... Read More

Tired of Being Tired Mar. 18, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My live-in girlfriend and I, both 58 years old, have a dilemma. Several times a month, w... Read More

Dad's Promise Has Shifted Feb. 25, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My father promised to quit smoking if I made the honor roll at my high school. A week b... Read More

Stop, Look and Listen Feb. 19, 2020

Classic Zig Ziglar

When we started school, our teachers reinforced what our parents had been telling us already, namely... Read More

Seaking Peace Within Feb. 16, 2020

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Our 48-year-old daughter decided four years ago to legally change her name and deny us a... Read More

November 24, 2019 Nov. 24, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My sister-in-law and I exchange babysitting for our young children. I have three under t... Read More

Help -- Annoying Puppy! Sep. 17, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I know you love pets. I do, too! But my sister's puppy is driving me nuts. It barks whe... Read More

Babysitter Blasts on Social Media Sep. 11, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I consider myself to be a self-aware social media poster. However, there is a family mem... Read More

Grandma Feels Used Jul. 30, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I'm a grandmother to five children. My son Brian and his wife, Amanda, have a 3-year-old... Read More

OK for Teen to Miss a Family Vacation? Jul. 30, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My parents are planning a long weekend vacation in late August. It's a four-day trip ab... Read More

Lay Off the 3-Year-Old's Facebook Pics Jun. 24, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am the thrilled stepgrandmother of a wonderful grandson, age 3. I've had the privilege... Read More

A Hard Lesson Learned May. 24, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I babysit for a single mother. I'm very conscientious and considered an excellent 16-ye... Read More

Mom Is Relying on You Too Much Dec. 10, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 17 and very busy with school activities. I'm president of the pep club, secretary o... Read More

Babysitting Burden Sep. 13, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My granddaughter, "Mary," is employed full time, has two daughters, ages 10 and 5, and i... Read More

I Don't Know the Heimlich Maneuver Aug. 25, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: You told a girl that for her to be the best possible babysitter, she should take a red ... Read More

Toxic Life, Tragic Death Aug. 04, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My alcoholic sister, "Laura," failed miserably in raising her son, "Sean," who spent his... Read More

Babysitting Fees Depend On Conditions Aug. 02, 2017

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm a single mother of a 2-year-old daughter. I have a pretty fair job and can support ... Read More

Small-Town Scandalmonger Sep. 03, 2016

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: Five years ago, we moved to a small town. Initially, it was hard to meet people, but the... Read More