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: Parents' behavior is truly unspeakable

Dear Carolyn: I am almost 50, a single mom to an awesome 9-year-old daughter. My parents and I have a...

Updated: July 29, 2014, - 02:19 PM

Hax: She's hurt that kids are not invited to wedding

Dear Carolyn: I am 44 with five children, ages 12, 11, 10, 7, 6. I am the youngest of four...

Updated: July 27, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Hax: Woman needs to stop chasing love

Dear Carolyn: I’m 26, he’s 27. Dated for about a year, fell hard and fast, moved in together after about...

Updated: July 24, 2014, - 01:22 PM

Hax: She's not on board for games

Dear Carolyn: My husband’s family likes to play games, like pingpong, bean-bag toss or cards. I am not a real...

Updated: July 17, 2014, - 01:36 PM

Hax: Don't enable son's boycott of gatherings

Dear Carolyn: I have two grown sons, 34 and 31, both responsible, hardworking guys. The older is married with a...

Updated: July 15, 2014, - 01:08 PM

Hax: Boyfriend with ADHD has scary outbursts

Dear Carolyn: My boyfriend and I have been together for five years. We are in our mid-to-late 20s, and have...

Updated: July 13, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Hax: Friend's son endangers longtime bond

Dear Carolyn: I have two very close girlfriends who live in the same destination-friendly town, “Emily” from college and “Jane”...

Updated: July 10, 2014, - 01:22 PM

Hax: Speak up or not about public rudeness?

Dear Carolyn: We recently visited a local theme park, taking visiting relatives who have a 2-year-old. After a day of...

Updated: July 08, 2014, - 01:28 PM

Hax: The tale of No. 1 and No. 2 Son

Dear Carolyn: My 20-year-old son (Son 1) is a kid who has never given us any trouble with breaking rules,...

Updated: July 06, 2014, - 02:09 PM

Hax: Readers give advice on abusive relationships, more

While I’m away, readers give the advice.On speaking up to friends in abusive relationships:Years ago I was in an emotionally...

Updated: July 03, 2014, - 02:00 PM

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