Dr. Laura, America's #1 Relationship Talk Radio Host
On: SiriusXM Stars Channel 109
Call 1-800-DR LAURA (1-800-375-2872) 11am - 2pm PT
Image 01 Image 02
Email of the Day
07/22/2016
It Just Takes 1 Ingredient Your assumption that daughters who have a great relationship with their dads will seek out and often marry a man very similar in personality is dead on... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Choose Wisely-Treat Kindly, Dating, Men's Point of View, Motherhood-Fatherhood, Parenting, Teens, Values
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
07/21/2016
If I Can Do It, You Can Too! ...Do what you have to do to raise your children. Being an at-home mom is a gift, and seeing my daughter grow into a responsible, confident young woman with strong character is priceless... More >>

Tags: Divorce, Marriage, Parenting, Personal Responsibility, Stay-at-Home Mom, Stress, Women's Point of View
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
07/20/2016
The 3 Rules for a Good Marriage ...After several years of marriage, I started feeling like a 'nag', and felt like I wasn't being appreciated. That really scared me, because I could feel the resentment building between us... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Behavior, Choose Wisely-Treat Kindly, Marriage, Stress, Women's Point of View
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
07/19/2016
It Was Me, Not Her My 38 year old daughter and I were very close when she was growing up, but then we went through a rough stage. She was mean. I cried. She rarely came to visit. I complained... More >>

Tags: Adult Child-Parent, Attitude, Behavior, Motherhood-Fatherhood, Parenting, Relatives
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
07/18/2016
Life Isn't Meant to be Lived Alone ...I didn't think my life would go this way, but it has. As I get older, I realize that life is not meant to be lived alone, and the older I get, the harder life gets... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Behavior, Dating, Relationships, Women's Point of View
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
06/28/2016
Parenthood is Not for Wimps I can't help but wonder what happened to parents from my generation who have dropped the ball on teaching their children... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Behavior, Parenting, Social Issues, Stay-at-Home Mom, Stupid Things Parents Do to Mess Up Their Kids, Values
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
06/27/2016
I Wouldn't Trade, For Any Amount of Money ...It was so hard to be a wife, mother, and part-time student that I had no interest in adding employment to the mix. I knew it was best to be home with my kid... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Behavior, Finances, Job, Parenting, Stay-at-Home Mom, Values
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
06/24/2016
Not Your Typical Answer ...I worked in hospice for many years, and always asked our patients if they had any regrets about their lives. We usually got the typical answers, but one day, I got a different response... More >>

Tags: Attitude, Humor, Job, Values
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
06/23/2016
Peer Pressure I fell in love with each of my kids as they were born. When my first was about eight months old, I took a part-time job as a hostess at a restaurant, from 10AM to 2PM. We didn't need the money, but I was being pressured by my mom to go back to work... More >>

Tags: Behavior, Friendships, Job, Parenting, Stay-at-Home Mom, Values, Women's Point of View
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
06/22/2016
The Desire To Nest ...I wanted the little house with a picket fence and to live in the same neighborhood all my days, raising my children, having them put roots down, living close to my parents so they would always have Grandma and Granddaddy around... More >>

Tags: Choose Wisely-Treat Kindly, Finances, Marriage, Parenting, Stay-at-Home Mom, Values
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
Make an Appointment
Stay Connected
or connect at a place below
Normal Gear
Latest Poll
When you first meet someone, how long does it take you to form an impression of them?
First 5 minutes
First Day
I don't believe in first impressions
Archives  |  Results
Programs
About Dr. Laura
Letters
E-mail of the Day
From Listeners
Audio & Video
YouTube Videos
Stay at Home
Parenting
Relationships
Simple Savings
Work at Home
Tip of the Week
Subscription
Membership
Help & Support
Family Premium Help Center
Podcast Help
Contact Us
Legal
Terms of Use
© 2016 DrLaura.com. Take on the Day, LLC
Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy
Powered By Nox Solutions