Carolyn Hax

Columnist | Relationships
Carolyn Hax is a 40-something repatriated New Englander with a liberal arts degree and a lot of opinions and that's about it, really, when you get right down to it. Oh, and the shoes. A lot of shoes. Her column, "Tell Me About It," appears Sunday, Wednesday and Friday.

Recent content from Carolyn Hax

Hax: With columnist away, readers have their say

While I’m away, readers give the advice.On undoing a lie you’ve told to your child:Consider the smoking mom who lied...

Updated: August 26, 2014, - 01:20 PM

Hax: Readers offer their insights from the past

While I’m away, readers give the advice.On expecting others to rally to your cause:Over a decade ago, my dear wife’s...

Updated: August 24, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Hax: Just walk away from his bad treatment

Dear Carolyn: I read your piece about the girlfriend who forbids her boyfriend to talk to other girls. I agree...

Updated: August 21, 2014, - 01:28 PM

Hax: Caution advised on forming new family

Dear Carolyn: I am a 32-year-old woman who has been dating a wonderful man for a little over a year....

Updated: August 19, 2014, - 05:18 PM

Hax: Middle-school cruelty still haunts

Dear Carolyn: I’m 40 with a wonderful family and fulfilling career. Occasionally I am consumed with regret for past behavior....

Updated: August 17, 2014, - 06:34 PM

Hax: Stolen clothes show up on Facebook

Dear Carolyn: This summer, as a favor to my recently divorced sister-in-law, my husband (her brother) and I agreed to...

Updated: August 14, 2014, - 01:13 PM

Hax: Temptation tears at husband in 'recovery'

Dear Carolyn: Whenever I am at a party with my wife’s girlfriend, she flirts with me. No … not flirt;...

Updated: August 12, 2014, - 02:46 PM

Hax: Dreading trips to visit the relatives

Dear Carolyn: I once considered “family time” important enough that family travel became an item in our monthly budget so...

Updated: August 07, 2014, - 01:14 PM

Hax: Brother betrays a mother's trust

Dear Carolyn: I raised two boys by myself since I was pregnant with the second. I divorced the boys’ father...

Updated: August 05, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Hax: Messy houseguest is a recurring issue

Dear Carolyn: My husband and I are expecting a visit from my brother “Allen” soon. He is on again with...

Updated: July 31, 2014, - 01:36 PM

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