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How To Help Your Adult Child Find Love

Next Avenue | Posted 04.18.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Lisa Carpenter Rule No. 1: Don’t overstep your bounds. Plus 7 more dos and don'ts. The current dating scene is...

Why Kids Don't Leave Home -- It's Not (Just) The Economy

Jane Adams Ph.D. | Posted 07.31.2012 | Fifty
Jane Adams Ph.D.

Baby boomers have been enabling their kids' extended adolescence for over two decades, spurred on by their desire to have a more honest, authentic, intimate connection with their children than most of them enjoyed with their own parents.

Top 11 Step-Grandparent Pitfalls

Marsha Temlock | Posted 06.16.2012 | Divorce
Marsha Temlock

Experts predict that at least one-third of grandparents will eventually have a step-grandchild. Grandparents can play a significant loving and protective role in a child's emotional well-being, especially if that child has been neglected or abandoned in the past

I Still Need My Mommy ... Even at 30

Mary Kate Sheridan | Posted 03.18.2012 | Fifty
Mary Kate Sheridan

Just because we're not in pigtails and OshKosh B'gosh anymore doesn't mean that we don't need some one to clean a scraped knee or scare away the ghosts under the bed.

Death by Tchotchke

Susan Orlins | Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty
Susan Orlins

There would be irony in getting snuffed out by my stuff, since one of my biggest worries happens to be that I'll drop dead and my children will have the burden of sorting through everything.

The Real Key To Growing Up? Learning To Talk Straight To Your Parents

Laurie Gerber | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laurie Gerber

Being able to talk straight to my father about my opinions, my feelings and my anger at his smoking has everything to do with my ability to be the leader I want to be in my life.