READERS’ QUESTIONS (Dear CA&AC)
An old-fashioned advice column providing modern, sometimes conflicting, answers to the serious as well as superficial problems that mature women (and men) encounter in their everyday lives.
DEAR CA & AC — I had a terrible fright recently when I saw this frumpy woman in a window and realized it was me. I know many people have had that experience, but [continue ...]
DEAR CA & AC — The financial crisis of 2007 and subsequent downturns in the economy were very difficult for my husband and me. We lost much of the value of our [continue ...]
DEAR CA & AC — My SO (Significant Other) recently told I was beginning to look old. When pressed he couldn’t name a single thing he took issue with. I’m slim; my [continue ...]
DEAR CA & AC — I like to think of myself as gender-neutral, meaning, whatever a woman can do, a man ought to be able to do too, and vice versa. When it comes to hair [continue ...]
As you can tell, the kettle is boiling. Pour yourself a cup of tea and read over our shoulders as we entertain questions from perplexed readers in our featured advice [continue ...]