Dear Carolyn: My partner and I have been good friends with a woman we've known for years. Last summer, during her vacation, she asked me to help repair a small item in her home. I went over and fixed the item, and mowed her yard as a surprise.
Updated: January 02, 2011, - 02:19 PM
Dear Carolyn: I am a single dad who raised my (only) daughter alone since she was a baby. She just turned 18, and feels she should no longer have a curfew.
Updated: December 12, 2010, - 03:29 PM
Dear Carolyn: I was very close to my brother's wife till about six years ago, when I learned she was having an affair with a mutual friend. I confronted her and told her I would have to tell my brother.
Updated: November 28, 2010, - 02:45 PM
Dear Carolyn: My boyfriend wants to get married. Is it fair to ask, "What's in it for me?" He has been unemployed for the three years that we have been dating.
Updated: November 21, 2010, - 02:32 PM
Dear Carolyn: Is it so crazy to give your child the ultimatum that, indeed, she may marry at any time but we, as her parents, will not pay for the event until she is 25? I think she is entirely too young (21).
Updated: November 14, 2010, - 03:00 PM
Dear Carolyn: My sister, Jane, has always been the black sheep of our family. She is perceived by me, my younger sister Sally, and even our mother as self-centered, rude and aggressive.
Updated: November 07, 2010, - 03:07 PM
Dear Carolyn: I am an unmarried male with no kids who has been dating a divorcee with two boys, 6 and 3 (her now ex-husband cheated on her). What age is appropriate for me to baby-sit them alone?
Updated: October 31, 2010, - 03:38 PM
Dear Carolyn: In the car, my girlfriend and I were listening to an advice show. I was very disoriented by my girlfriend's visceral reaction.
Updated: October 24, 2010, - 02:35 PM
Dear Carolyn: I've searched the archives and can't locate any replies to this apparently very common malady: online, hard-core porn usage by husbands.
Updated: October 17, 2010, - 03:23 PM