Love & Marriage

My Husband Does Not Help Our Family At All: Is It Time for Me To Leave Him?

My Husband Does Not Help Our Family At All: Is It Time for Me To Leave Him?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her husband. She says her husband, to whom she has been married for 7 years, does nothing to help her or their kids. He doesn’t work. He doesn’t help around the house. He keeps making efforts that only last for days before going back to doing nothing. Things are only becoming more strained with time. They have been to counseling, but the problems remain. Should this mom give up on the marriage or keep trying?

What Should I Do About My Wedding, Which Has Been Derailed by the Pandemic?

What Should I Do About My Wedding, Which Has Been Derailed by the Pandemic?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her impending wedding. She says that she was supposed to marry her fiancé on May 15, but it has since been pushed back to June 12 due to the ongoing pandemic. She is thinking of ways in which she can still celebrate their marriage while following social distancing guidelines and also make the most of the deposit money she has put down. She has some ideas but is looking for feedback.

How Do I Tell My Fiancé I Absolutely Hate the Engagement Ring He Bought Me?

How Do I Tell My Fiancé I Absolutely Hate the Engagement Ring He Bought Me?

A woman writes in asking for advice about her engagement ring. She says her now-fiancé bought her an engagement ring which she “absolutely hates.” She wants to know the best way to tell him that she doesn’t like the ring, preferably without hurting his feelings or causing a problem overall.

How Do You Maintain a Healthy, Enjoyable Love Life with Kids at Home?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her love life. She wants to know how other moms manage love and intimacy with their partners when kids — teenagers, specifically — are always around and may be overhearing or seeing things you’d rather they not.

My Family and I Have Been Arguing Non-Stop During the Pandemic (and Maybe Even Before It Started): Advice?

My Family and I Have Been Arguing Non-Stop During the Pandemic (and Maybe Even Before It Started): Advice?

A mom writes in asking for advice about dealing with family dynamics during the current stay-at-home orders in place throughout the country. She says she and her husband have been arguing a lot, and that her kids have definitely taken notice. Her kids seem to think they always argue a lot, but this mom is only now realizing it due to the current circumstances. YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: My Husband and I Fought and Ruined My Birthday: Was I in the Wrong? A member of the community asks: “My family and I have been non-stop arguing: Advice? Ok, so I have a question. The stress of the COVID-19 epidemic has put a huge strain on our household like everyone else. My husband and I got into a huge argument over basically nothing. Just frustration over the whole situation. It kinda freaked the kids out, and they were very upset. I tried to talk to them after about how sometimes people get frustrated and argue. Basically, my nine-year-old said we argue all the time, and it makes him upset. This is upsetting to me for sure. I don’t believe we argue all the time, but I do believe we argue about once a …

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