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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

New Year's Resolution

Every year, Maggie's mother makes a big deal out of making (and keeping) New Year's Resolutions. Maggie is tired of it and asks Mary for a delicate way of getting out of this tradition. read more

My kids think I'm crazy for wanting a facelift

Lilly, a 68-year-old grandmother of three, wants a facelift, but her adult sons think she is crazy and should spend her money on traveling or a new hobby. Mary gives her two cents on the debate. read more

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