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Is It a Crime to Trust Your Kids? Nov. 26, 2020

Lenore Skenazy

The South Carolina mom who wants her kids' elementary school to allow them to walk home alone could ... Read More

Principal Versus Mom: Who Decides How Kids Get Home? Nov. 13, 2020

Lenore Skenazy

Jessie Thompson's kids, ages 9, 10 and 11, would like to walk home together, but Spann Elementary Sc... Read More

Turns out You Can Go Home Again Sep. 13, 2020

My So-Called Millennial Life

As a teenager, a gleeful line I heard from my dad was that when I turned 18, it would be high time f... Read More

4 Top Tips to Foster Hand-Eye Coordination Aug. 18, 2020

Tips from the Mommy MD Guides

My sons are teenagers: 13, 14, 15 and 16. They are all big computer game fans, and we joke often the... Read More

Abuse Follows Aug. 12, 2020

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: My father did everything he could to make my life miserable, and to deprive me of anythi... Read More

5 Top Tips for Tackling Tantrums Aug. 11, 2020

Tips from the Mommy MD Guides

Three is the new two. People often talk about the "terrible twos," but in my experience, the threes ... Read More

July 24, 2020 Jul. 24, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am 62 years old and have been married to "Clyde" for 12 years. We do not have a sexual... Read More

Becoming the Fae Jun. 28, 2020

My So-Called Millennial Life

The Tooth Fairy claimed to have borrowed my dad's computer. In fact, she mentioned that she had to k... Read More

June 14, 2020 Jun. 14, 2020

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: When my brother "Steve" comes home from college, he stays up until 3 a.m., sleeps until ... Read More

Speak Up Immediately in This Situation Mar. 05, 2020

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: If my email can keep one single teen from going through the terrible experience that I ... Read More

Working Within Jan. 27, 2020

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: I want to thank you for your response to the man who wrote to you concerning getting clo... Read More

The Nobel Savages Dec. 24, 2019

The Science Advice Goddess

My husband's parents interact with our 3-year-old in upsetting ways. They overfocus on her appearanc... Read More

What Michelle Obama Leaves Out About 'White Flight' Nov. 07, 2019

Larry Elder

Michelle Obama recently complained about "white flight" in her old Chicago neighborhood. By "white f... Read More

Happy Mother's Day! May. 12, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Readers: Happy Mother's Day. Please phone your mother, grandmother, mother-in-law, stepmother o... Read More

The Irony of Overprotection Feb. 07, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

A British researcher knighted for his 30 years of work on childhood leukemia has come up with what s... Read More

Forgiveness Starts With One Person Dec. 15, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My wife and I have been married for 34 years. I love her dearly and would do anything fo... Read More

Questions About a Troubled Past Dec. 09, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am a woman in my mid-30s, and think I may have been molested when I was young. I have ... Read More

Father Is Making Serious Parenting Error Nov. 14, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: Many times, my mother will give me permission to do something and I'll make plans to do... Read More

Living a Double Life Is Doubleplusungood Nov. 13, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been married for more than 20 years and have never been sexually attracted to my ... Read More

Quitting May Mean Surviving Nov. 08, 2018

At Work

As she walked out of his office, a stapler flew by her, missing her shoulder but smashing into the f... Read More