These days, it feels like my parenting responsibilities have multiplied. No, I haven’t taken on any more kids. (Thank goodness). Instead, I’ve added my elderly parents to my list of dependents. So I’m now responsible for my 11-year-old son on one end of the age spectrum and my parents, who are almost 80, on the […]
Everyone wants a happy, harmonious family. Whether we’re married or divorced, we have an image of the family dynamics we’d like. And we rarely achieve them. Why? We’re lazy. We’re clueless. We’re too busy working and paying the bills. The reasons are manifold.