Dear Carolyn: When my wife and I got engaged 17 years ago, she was a healthy, cheerful, gainfully employed young lady. She berates us for not helping her enough around the house, but when we do try to help she shouts at us for doing it wrong. Yet she has no interest in doing anything more. I would have left years ago, but I worry about the impact on our kids. Is there a healthy way to alter this dynamic? Not fighting not necessarily a relationship red flag.
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When kids get saucy or snarky, our own maturity gets put to the test. Here are nine tips for coping. Holly Bennett May 11, See, How much does backtalk bother you?. And even worse, sometimes we get sidetracked by the backtalk or snarky tone, away from our original — and more important — focus, says psychologist Anthony Wolf, author of five parenting books, including the perfectly named teen guide Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall? After an initial protest, he reluctantly gets up to do it.
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