Advice from Melissa: I’m waiting for him to get serious

Dear Melissa, There is a guy I have been seeing for a long time off and on. I care about him very much but I really do not see this relationship ever developing or going anywhere. Old habits die hard and I keep waiting for him to make it into something more serious however I […]

Advice from Melissa: I want to date my BFF’s brother

Hi Melissa, I need some advice. I really like my best friend’s brother but when I talked to her about it she said it would make her uncomfortable if we dated. She said that if things ended it would put her in an awkward position because she is so close to both of us. I […]

Girl Talk: Know when it’s time to say goodbye to your relationship

Girl Talk: Know when it’s time to say goodbye to your relationship

When people fall hopelessly in love, they tend to see the world through rose-colored glasses. That can make it hard to see the world around you has fallen apart and that things are over. Breaking up is never a pleasant thing to do, especially when you are emotionally invested. Relationship are not like coffee; they […]

Advice from Melissa: My friend is a relationship addict. How do I help her?

Dear Melissa, I am writing you today because I am concerned for my best friend. I think she is a relationship addict. She is constantly going from one long-term relationship to another and is never giving herself any alone time in between. We were talking about it one day and she said “I haven’t been […]

Girl Talk: Your time is yours to give

Girl Talk: Your time is yours to give

In the world today we are faced with many problems and distractions from the moment we open our eyes each morning until the second we close them at night. Between financial obligations, issues at work, running a home and all of the stuff that comes along, it becomes easy for things to be missed or […]

Girl Talk: Sometimes you need to take a leap of faith

Girl Talk: Sometimes you need to take a leap of faith

There are few things in life scarier than taking a leap of faith. Whether this is in your love life, career or circle of friends, just pushing out beyond your comfort zone and not knowing what is next causes so many people to just stay in a stagnant situation, even if it’s a bad one. […]

Advice from Melissa: My friends hate my beau, what do I do?

Dear Melissa, I have been in a relationship for about 6 months with a guy I am head over heels for. The only problem is that none of my friends like him. I am really upset that they have all passed judgment and just don’t see the side of him that I see. What do […]

Girl Talk: Teaching children about the birds and bees and butts

Girl Talk: Teaching children about the birds and bees and butts

It is a known fact that kids say the darnedest things. Bill Cosby made millions of dollars off the concept before his pudding pop-pushing career ended in hot water, but it is true. As a mother, some of the ideas and concepts that my daughter comes up with are more entertaining than most stand-up routines. […]

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