Latest from Carolyn Hax

Carolyn Hax Live (Jan. 29)

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax takes your questions about the strange train we call life.
  • Jan 29, 2021

Carolyn Hax: The little things you can do to avoid irritation

A reader is looking for ways to look past the things that bug her.
  • Jan 26, 2021

Carolyn Hax: Husband didn’t share his dad’s cancer diagnosis for a year

Confused spouse is hurt and wants to know why he didn’t trust her enough to confide.
  • Jan 25, 2021

Carolyn Hax: A mother is lost in the shadow of her toddler

How can she get family members to see her as a person and not just a caregiver?
  • Jan 24, 2021

Carolyn Hax: His friend spurns her. Is it time to put her foot down?

Actually, it’s time for him to put his foot down, or for you to put one foot in front of the other.
  • Jan 23, 2021

Carolyn Hax: An inheritance play called ‘Waiting for the Dough’

Their 90-year-old mother says she wants them to have the money now, then forgets.
  • Jan 22, 2021

Carolyn Hax Live (Jan. 22)

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax takes your comments and questions about the strange train we call life.
  • Jan 22, 2021

Carolyn Hax: Do I tell my friend that I suspect her husband is cheating again?

Learn from experience and don’t get involved unless you’re asked and/or know for sure.
  • Jan 21, 2021

Carolyn Hax: With all of her boyfriend’s bull, should she steer clear of him?

They’ve been together for eight years, but he keeps pushing off talk about marriage.
  • Jan 20, 2021

Carolyn Hax: How to make acceptance a holiday tradition

Daughter-in-law’s faith branch means ditching the Christmas tree.
  • Jan 19, 2021