This is a really difficult election season for me and my family. Some of my family members support the GOP, but I am more liberal-leaning. I just had an argument with my father-in-law about politics and it was very uncomfortable.
I am retired and on a limited income. I am considering moving out of the country to a more affordable place, one of the options being an ex-pat town in Mexico, or a town in rural Italy.
Dear Emma, I was recently laid off from my corporate job of 10 years, and am being very frugal while I look for another position. In the meantime, my adult daughter says I should just live with her. She is married and has two young children. Should I give up my home? At 57, [...]
Dear Emma, I’m in a fairly new relationship. Early on in our dating, my guy spoke about how bad it was that women felt like they had to get plastic surgery, the oppression of beauty, fear of aging, etc.
Dear Emma, What should I do when my 45-year old son tells me he has the right to correct my driving? He thinks I drive badly and that he has special privileges as a passenger. I’m 76 and have zero accidents or speeding tickets in 46 years of driving. Plus, my doctor just gave me [...]