Smelly Spouse

Question My husband has a problem with routinely taking a shower. Sometimes three days will go by before he does! I’ve tried a lot of things to get him to […]

Jobless Spouse

Question My husband is showing no initiative to find a job. I’m not sure how much longer I can take this. I love my husband with all my heart, and […]

Sensitive Daughters

Question I’m a stay-at-home mom with two daughters, ages 6 and 5, and they’re driving me crazy with their whining and crying. I want to be an attentive mother, but […]

Obese Spouse

Question When we married, my husband was a little heavy and I stressed to him at that time how important it was to me that he lose weight. Intercourse had […]

Telling Lies

Question My husband “fibs.” It’s mostly over stupid little things such as leaving the cap off the milk. These little lies drive me crazy and I’m having trouble believing him […]

Negative Lens

Question Over the past few months, I’ve noticed that I interpret my husband’s behavior in a much more negative light. It’s like all I notice are the things that he […]

Annoying Spouse

Question My husband has extremely annoying social behavior that tends to turn people off. I have tried to start friendships with other couples that seem promising until they meet my […]

Chatty Wife

Question My wife tends to talk too much about things I feel are our business. I’ve spoken to her about it, but she doesn’t think it’s a big deal. Am […]

Strong-Willed Daughter

Question My strong-willed 6-year-old is wearing me down. She has an opinion about everything and it is almost always the opposite of what I ask of her. I give her […]

Room for Independence

Question My son just won’t keep his room clean.  Is this a battle worth fighting?  Should I just close the door? Answer When we hit the wall of conflict over […]