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
Friendships
01/03/2018
What to Do When Someone Keeps Letting You Down We have all had people let us down. Whether it's a spouse, parent, sibling, friend, or child, it can leave you feeling angry, disappointed, and resentful. Here's what to do if someone keeps letting you down... More >>

Tags: BehaviorCharacter-Courage-ConscienceFriendshipsHealthMental HealthRelationshipsStressTen Stupid Things Men Do to Mess Up Their LivesTen Stupid Things Women Do to Mess Up Their LivesTips
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
12/06/2017
I Am The One My Son Leans On ... [M]y son came in and asked for a snack. I offered him a cutie and a few leftover slices of homemade French toast sticks and told him that's all he could have since dinner would be ready in 30 minutes. Hearing this sent him into an utter melt-down... More >>

Tags: EducationFriendshipsRelationshipsSAHM stay-at-home momSchool
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
11/20/2017
Why I Quit Facebook ...I am a young mom (28 with 4 kids, started when I was 19) and I was finding seeing pictures constantly of all the outings my old group of friends were having without me was making me depressed and resenting the life that I CHOSE! More >>

Tags: Family/Relationships - FamilyFriendshipFriendshipsMarriageMotherhoodMotherhood-FatherhoodRelationshipsRelatives
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
10/30/2017
5 Things You Should Stop Expecting from Others There are some basic things you should expect in any relationship, such as honesty and compassion. But counting on people to fill a void (such as one left by a parent) will only lead to a lot of unnecessary suffering. Here are 5 things you should stop expecting from others... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBad Childhood-Good LifeCharacter-Courage-ConscienceFriendshipsMental HealthRelationshipsTipsValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
10/16/2017
6 Signs It's Time to Let Go of a Friend Letting go of a friend isn't always an easy decision, but it can be a very healthy one. Not every friendship is meant to last forever. Here are 6 signs that enough is enough... More >>

Tags: Character-Courage-ConscienceFriendshipsRelationshipsTipsValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
09/12/2017
The Difference Between Forgiveness and Letting Go There's a lot of confusion regarding forgiveness and letting go. Someone only deserves forgiveness if he/she has demonstrated the 4 R's... More >>

Tags: AbuseAttitudeFriendshipsPersonal ResponsibilityRelationshipsRelativesSurviving a Shark Attack (on Land)TipsValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
08/30/2017
We Started Out As Friends ...As the months went by and we spent more and more time together, our friendship went to being engaged and then married... More >>

Tags: Choose Wisely-Treat KindlyDatingFriendshipsMarriageRelationshipsWomen's Point of View
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
08/08/2017
5 Things You Should Stop Expecting from Others There are some basic things you should expect in any relationship, such as honesty and compassion. But counting on people to fill a void (such as one left by a parent) will only lead to a lot of unnecessary suffering. Here are 5 things you should stop expecting from others... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBad Childhood-Good LifeCharacter-Courage-ConscienceFriendshipsMental HealthRelationshipsTipsValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
08/07/2017
Women Are Stronger Than They Think ...The family was the most important thing to my mother - she put all of us first. She courageously and willingly sacrificed for our well-being. We had holes in the carpet, all our pots and pans were on the living room floor catching the rain when it fell, and our clothes were purchased at sales where she got 70% off. Yet, we never felt poor... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBehaviorCharacter-Courage-ConscienceFinancesFriendshipsStay-at-Home MomTeensValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
08/04/2017
The Realization That You Are Better Off Without Them When I was 14, a new girl arrived in school. She seemed nice and had a wacky sense of humor like mine, and we hit it off immediately...Two years later, without explanation, she broke off our friendship. I was bewildered and devastated... More >>

Tags: AttitudeBehaviorFriendshipsTeensValues
PERMALINK | EMAIL | PRINT | RSS  Subscribe
Make an Appointment
Stay Connected
or connect at a place below
Normal Gear
Latest Poll
When you're stuck on a neverending errand and your kidlet has ants in their pants, how do you keep them busy?
I give them a book
I give them a toy or my phone
I play with them
I ignore them
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
© 2018 DrLaura.com. Take on the Day, LLC
Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy
Powered By Nox Solutions