Talk to him about trip you would love to go on, too — but don’t freak out if you hear disheartening words.
Grateful parent wants children to be grateful, too.
Having trouble recuperating from a not-so-great phase in your life? Trouble with in-laws? Hax has an answer.
Coping with an extended visit from in-laws might involve letting your spouse entertain them for a while while you get some time away.
A partner who demands apologies for minor things, who is paired with a partner who doesn’t think he owes any apologies, might not be the...
She’s a joiner and likes to be out and about with friends; he’s not, and complains he’s lonely. What to do?
Carolyn Hax advises a wife and mom to leave her “screamer” of a spouse, regardless of whether he attends therapy or is successful at anger...
Carolyn Hax advises a woman whose mother frequently asks men to defer to her, and publishes a thought about “late peakers.”
How do you respond when a longtime friend won’t come to dinner unless you “chill with the PDA”?
Carolyn Hax says be supportive of how boyfriend wants to handle his mother — but remember, she’s his issue to handle.