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Caring for my parents is taking all my time and energy

Sharon in Bedford, NH cares for her parents and is concerned that life will become wrapped up in their care. She is afraid she will end up resenting her parents and neglecting her own family.   read more

My Daughter is Obsessed with the Negative

Constance from Ontario, CA is concerned that her daughter is too focused on all the negative things in the world. Mary Maxwell shares her perspective on the situation. read more

My Parents are Keeping Health Issues a Secret

Emily is Saginaw, Michigan is worried that her parents aren't being forthright about their health. Mary Maxwell offers some advice to help  Emily navigate through this sensitive subject. read more

How to Say 'No' to Grandkids' School Fundraisers

Francine from Boise, ID is a supportive grandmother, but she's tired of all the items she's collecting from school fundraisers. Comedienne Marry Maxwell offers some sage advice for Francine's dilemma.   read more

Should I get a roommate?

After her husband's death, Leona in Santa Cruz, CA wants to get a roommate. Her children think it's unnecessary and dangerous. Mary offers her some advice.     read more

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