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Adult Children

Apologies: How to Make Them Work
4 weeks ago

Apologies: How to Make Them Work

During the current pandemic, I find it relaxing to watch Army Wives before I go to bed, and I’ve noticed that, in every episode someone says, “I’m sorry.” This TV show being a soap opera (albeit a high-class one), the apology is always…
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How to Prioritize Yourself as a Couple When You Have a Senior Parent or Adult Child Living with You
4 weeks ago

How to Prioritize Yourself as a Couple When You Have a Senior Parent or Adult Child Living with You

By  •  Family

About five years ago, my husband approached me and asked me how I would feel about having his mother come live with us. We had only been married for about three years at that point, and she lived about 1200 miles away…
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What Makes for a Better Farewell Gift Than Your China? How About a Memory Box?
3 months ago

What Makes for a Better Farewell Gift Than Your China? How About a Memory Box?

At some point, we women of a certain age start to question how much our offspring really know about us and our lives. All too often the answer comes back, “not much.” We live such fast-paced and overscheduled lives…
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