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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, ...


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 o...



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 ge...


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, w...


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...


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 ...


Just for Fun--Do You Make Your Bed Every Day?

K.M. asks from Kansas City

Growing up, I had to make my bed every day. In college and before I had children, I would make my bed every day. Now that I'm a mom of three, I can't seem to make m...


Graduation Gift

M.S. asks from Dallas

Hello all, My stepdaughter is graduating high school next month. My husband and I can't think what to get her. Sure we can give her money but that is so impersona...


Need to Motivate My Students. Thoughts?

G.♣. asks from Springfield

I teach Remedial Math to college students ... mostly 18 & 19 year olds. I'm desperate. For some reason my students are just not doing well this semester. Some ar...