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  1. Daughter going off to college. How are you guys handling thiis?

    The Ladies' Lounge
    Like most parent at this time of the year, I am getting ready for my baby to go to college. We are getting the required list going, she is buying her stuff and putting her things together. She is learning to drive. I am happy for her, she has worked so hard. She is a great kid. We've never...
  2. Am I selfish for not wanting my husband to get a doctorate?

    General Relationship Discussion
    Hey all, I've been lurking around for a bit and finally decided to make a profile and ask a question of my own, as I can't seem to find a similar situation like mine in past threads regarding this matter. As the title suggests, my husband wants to get his PhD and I have some serious hesitations...
  3. Need some perspective on situation

    General Relationship Discussion
    I need some help getting some objective views from people who don't know me or my wife. My wife and I just got married about 6 months ago. We are both 25 (she's 6 months older) but we are both at totally different places in our lives. She works full time as a professional and is on her last...
  4. To move or not to move

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    We've been together for 7 years. She has 4 older children 17-22. My 3 kids are younger, 9-14. My oldest boy lives with me. We've always struggled with blending our family. We've never quite seen eye-to-eye when it comes to parenting, responsibilities, chores, etc. We've just agreed to disagree...
  5. How to get out? Help please

    General Relationship Discussion
    So I have been with this guy for about 2 years, and our relationship has pretty much been a disaster. He is 16 years older than me, and we met at work and continue to work together. The problem has always been his baggage. He is divorced, with 2 kids in middle school, and an ex wife that causes...