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Still Healing From the Traumas of Addiction Aug. 25, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: After more than 40 years addicted to meth, and being an alcoholic, I have been clean and... Read More

Hopping Off the Merry-Go-Round Jul. 21, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I finally realized that I cannot change people or their behaviors. I can only change min... Read More

A Birthday Like No Other Jul. 18, 2019

Connie Schultz

For almost a year, I've thought about writing this column, in this week. In four days, I will turn ... Read More

Vying Not for the Man, but for His Mom Jun. 29, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I recently became engaged to my boyfriend of six years. His family and I get along great... Read More

No Excusing Poor Manners May. 30, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I was brought up to say, "Excuse me," when someone was in the way and I needed to pass. ... Read More

A Compromise on the Traditional Giving Away of the Bride May. 29, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have a 24-year-old daughter by an ex-girlfriend. When "Tiffany" was a child, her mothe... Read More

The One Place Kids Still Play Outside May. 24, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

Most of us remember playing outside till the streetlights came on, but our kids can't because of (fi... Read More

Midlife Learning Disabled May. 18, 2019

Katiedid Langrock

"Did you really just fall out of your chair? In the middle of class? For no reason?" my brother aske... Read More

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

On the Fence About the Family Reunion May. 15, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I'm the youngest of 10 siblings. Most of my brothers and sisters are much older, and I w... Read More

Unequal Players in a Tenuous Marriage May. 13, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband and I are in our mid-20s, have been married for five years and have two child... 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

Concerns About Cross-Country Trek Apr. 25, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: Every summer for the last 15 years, my mother has insisted on driving 1,500 miles to spe... Read More

Gifts With Style Apr. 23, 2019

In Fashion

It's time to think about gifts for Mother's Day — and for other spring and summer occasions, s... Read More

Siblings Split on Mother's Health Care Apr. 19, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My three siblings and I are in a terrible situation right now over our 88-year-old mothe... 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

In Need of Impartial Assessment Apr. 15, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: My oldest sister has five grown children. Four live out of town, and one lives with his ... Read More

When Everything Is Nothing Apr. 13, 2019

Tales From the Front

Dear Cheryl: When we met, I was a little girl, 13 turning 14, and he was 16 and on his way to the Ma... 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