How much should your mother’s approval matter?

How much should your mother’s approval matter?

“I’ve been dating my girlfriend for five months and just introduced her to my mother over the weekend. My mom has approved of all the other girls I’ve introduced her to, but she hates my new girlfriend. She told me she doesn’t like her and that I can do so much better.”

Is it okay to say ‘I love you’ to an ex’?

Is it okay to say ‘I love you’ to an ex’?

“My girlfriend is still friends with her ex from years ago. It bothers me that she ends her calls with him by saying ‘I love you’. She says there’s nothing romantic about it, but because they dated for three years, it’s hard for me to feel otherwise.”

Do they still need a babysitter?

Do they still need a babysitter?

“My husband and I have a 12 year old and a 14 year old, and we’ve talked about doing a romantic weekend getaway without our kids. We haven’t had a weekend to ourselves in years and we don’t have any family around here to watch them. We’d be gone for two nights and our kids…

How can he approach getting demoted?

How can he approach getting demoted?

“I’ve worked for this company for ten years and just became a manager. I told my bosses for years that I wanted this job and that I’d do anything for it. Now that I have it, I hate it. It’s too stressful and it makes me miserable. I want to go back to my old…

How can she get her husband to drive safer?

How can she get her husband to drive safer?

“My husband just bought a Dodge Challenger and he’s obsessed with it. He’s a crazy driver that takes every turn at speed and our 8 year old son and I get thrown around. I told him that I want him to drive safer, but he says he’s just having some fun and that he’s in…

What can she do about her boyfriend’s habits?

What can she do about her boyfriend’s habits?

“My boyfriend of three months was single for 4 years before we started dating and he’s taking time to adjust. He goes out most nights with his friends and he doesn’t get home until midnight. He leaves his apartment a mess and generally still acts like he’s a single guy. I’m worried that he’ll always…