DEAR ABBY: I'm a 23-year-old woman in a fantastic relationship with a man two years older. (Shipping and handling are included in the price.)
DEAR ABBY: For 17 years I have been using the same hairstylist, "Marietta," because she does great cuts and color. She's married to my cousin "Gil," but not for long. They're divorcing.Gil's mother suggested I should find a different stylist, but when I did, I had horrible
DEAR ABBY: I have some advice for "Lacking Why," the girl in your Oct. 18 column who is wondering why the amount of allowance money Grandpa gives her and her sisters varies from one girl to the other: Stop comparing the amounts and try focusing on how attentive each of you is to your grandfather
DEAR ABBY: I have been married to my wife for a year and a half, and we have an infant child. My problem is she doesn't like me playing sports and hanging out with friends. I have tried to compromise, but she feels as though any time I spend away from her and the baby is a no-no. Am I wrong to
DEAR ABBY: My 17-year-old daughter, "Erica," is planning to marry her 24-year-old boyfriend. Erica is intent on marrying this man even though he has lied to her several times in addition to having lied to us. I have raised other children who went through various phases of teenage rebellion
DEAR ABBY: As the education director of the East Bay Bicycle Coalition, I work hard to encourage safe and courteous cycling for everyday transportation in Northern California.
DEAR ABBY: I'm considering marrying a man who is divorced. We get along great, and I love and trust him.Is it ever appropriate to call the ex and discuss her side of the story? Or should I ask my boyfriend what she'd say if I were to contact her? -- COVERING MY BASES IN CALIFORNIADEAR COVERING
DEAR ABBY: I was laid off from work, but my husband, "Keith," works full-time in a factory. We live with his parents. By the time Keith gets home from work and gets cleaned up, it's time to eat dinner. Immediately afterward, we always follow the same routine: We go in our bedroom and he