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Friend's Daughter Wants to Run off with Her Boyfriend

B.H. asks from Detroit

My friend called me and is frantic because she just found out that her daughter (19 years old) who is an adult in age only wants to leave college (this is her 1st year...


Thank You Cards for Graduation

E.W. asks from Grand Rapids

A good friend of mine who's son recently graduated is sending out his thank you cards from his graduation party. What my question is should he include the amount give ...


How Old Was Your Teen When Left Overnight Alone for the 1St Time?

N.B. asks from Minneapolis

I am just curious?? My daughter is 16, but doesn't even like sleepovers, so I am not sure she will ever be comfortable with a night or weekend alone here at home. Doe...


Text Books and Scholarships and Dorms... Oh My!

R.M. asks from Columbus

My son is a sophomore in High School. We've had all sorts of different college-based talked with him over the past year and a half. To be honest, I think the poor kid ...


I Think I Am Going Insane

K.B. asks from Birmingham

My son is 17 and is planning on going to college next year. He has been accepted into the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. I have filled out all the paperwork, b...


I'm a Nerd. I Need Smart Friends.

L.V. asks from Dallas

Okay, I just want to add a disclaimer here at the front of this post. I am not trying to be condescending or rude or trying to exclude anybody, but I'm missing out on...


Empty Nest

J.L. asks from San Diego

I have a neighbor whose daughter is leaving for a fantastic university next month. My neighbor's husband died when her daughter was six-years-old and its been the two ...



B.B. asks from Syracuse

We have a 19 year college boy that I have a issue with swearing, disrespect (especially with me and his 9 year old brother), meanness towards his brother, and just gen...


Letting Go

V.E. asks from Houston

After talking to my daughter about her responsibilities, I started thinking about how far I should involve myself in her life at this point. She is 2 days from 18, wi...


Daughter Pierced Her Septum - How Should We Handle This?

T.C. asks from Dallas

My 19 year old, still living at home and going to college, decided to pierce her nose! She and I are close and had discussed this. I did not want her to do this. She d...