Debby Waldman’s mom was supposed to leave her a Cape Cod cottage—but real life changed all that. How the author found a silver lining.
A quick getaway sounded like a fun idea—but being on the road with her extra-exacting husband was something altogether different, Mary Kay Jordan Fleming discovered.
We all have great hopes for our kids’ future. But how does a mother handle the disappointment when her adult child can’t live up to her potential?
As her daughter prepares to walk down the aisle, Lisa Starr reflects on the heart-breaking end of her own union—and tries to stay optimistic for her child.
Sheryl Kraft is worried about her husband’s ever-smaller circle of pals. How can she help? Is it even her place to help?
There’s a new trend in dementia care that lets patients and caregivers socialize together.
It’s always hard to know what will make a bereaved friend feel better or worse. For starters, follow this simple rule: Say less, do more.
As her youngest was about to leave for college, Hillary Quinn thought the last thing she needed was a dog. A heartbreaking development proved she was wrong.
It’s a scary thought: Even Harvey Weinstein had a mother. With the disgraced movie mogul back in the news, an expert on mother-son relations looks at raising our boys to be good men.
What do you do when you’re caring for your older sister (and find it rewarding), but can’t seem to get anyone to chip in physically OR financially? Our Answer Queen sounds off.