Dear Housewife: Do you have suggestions for promoting the respectful exchange of ideas with 11 and 12 year olds when there are differences of opinion? – Dealing with Disrespectful Tweens Dear Dealing: Your child should be happy this isn’t my dad’s time. My dad is 82, and in his day, children had NO OPINIONS and NO…

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YOU’RE APPROACHING THE END of your child bearing years and the children you have are almost grown. Then a funny thing happens. You meet a new love who has no children, but wants to have kids with you. Babies are cute, but … do you proceed with the relationship knowing you’ll eventually have to push…

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