Tags archives: daughter

 

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Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: Designer Jeans Drama

Dear Mike & Liza, I’m tak­ing my 16 year old daugh­ter back-to-school shop­ping.  She wants expen­sive jeans.  We can afford them, and frankly, she looks bet­ter in them. I believe buy­ing her the expen­sive jeans will boost her self-confidence, be drama free and allow her to focus on her stud­ies.  My hus­band says jeans have noth­ing to […]

 

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East Idaho Takes Care Of East Idaho

Idaho Falls Cit­i­zens We Can Help:  This page is for Idaho Falls area res­i­dents who like to make a dif­fer­ence in the com­mu­nity.  If you want to help, click this link, join the Face­book group and stay involved with your com­mu­nity. On Thurs­day morn­ing, an Idaho Falls fam­ily watched as every­thing they own went up […]

 

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Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: Olympic Dream Or Pipe Dream

Dear Mike & Liza Our 10 year old daugh­ter has been watc­ing the Olympic gym­nasts and she says she wants to be one.  My hus­band has been encour­ag­ing her, say­ing things like “If you dream it, you can do it.” I’m wor­ried about a whole list of things — her health — her emo­tional well being — […]

 

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Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: Facebook Punishing or Parenting

Dear Mike & Liza, My hus­band has posted an embar­rass­ing pic­ture of our 15 year old daugh­ter on Face­book.  He says he’s going to keep it on his page until she cleans her room to his spec­i­fi­ca­tions.  I also want her to get her room clean but I don’t think humil­i­at­ing her is the way to […]

 

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Quirky Mom Rules

Do you have a rule that works for you?  Please share it. Rule #1: You can’t be in the room when I’m work­ing unless you work, too Goal: Get your child to help, or stop bug­ging you, while you do chores It might seem odd, but I don’t mind doing laun­dry, clean­ing floors, or really any kind […]

 

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Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: Empty Nest Fail

  Dear Mike & Liza, We recently became empty nesters. I’m enjoy­ing it, my wife not so much. Our son is 27 and has sole cus­tody of his 5 year old daugh­ter. He’s doing okay, but my wife insists he needs our help, and wants our grand­daugh­ter to move in with us. I just want to […]

 

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Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: His Ex Isn't Ex Enough

Dear Mike & Liza, I’ve been hap­pily mar­ried to my hus­band for 2 years.  We are expect­ing a baby in July and he has a 3 year old daugh­ter from a pre­vi­ous rela­tion­ship. Our prob­lem is his ex.  She’s really dif­fi­cult.  She’s mean to my hus­band and she says ugly things about me, even though I […]

 

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How Old Is Too Old To Trick-Or-Treat

How old is too old to trick-or-treat?  Liza has always said 12 was the cut off at her house.  Now she has a 13 year old daugh­ter (that’s NOT her in the pic­ture) and the rule is being con­tested.  What do you think?  Do you have an age limit at your house?         […]