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Life Lessons for Grads

22. Life Lessons for Grads

From the Bettys to You Life Lessons for Grads What We Know Now… We Wish We Knew Then! -The Bettys The month of June signifies the dawn of “real life” for 2008′s class of graduating women, and The Bettys have put our heads together to come up with a list of honest, real-life advice and [...] Continue reading

23. My Sister Is Obese

What Would Debbie Do My Sister is Obese Dear Debbie, I have a sister who currently lives with me. She is in her mid-20s. She is very pretty but extremely overweight, and I know that as much as she jokes around about it and says big is beautiful, she still feels bad. She has a [...] Continue reading

24. My Boyfriend Drinks Alone

What Would Debbie Do My Boyfriend Drinks Alone Dear Debbie, I am a divorced mother of three high-school-aged children. For the past few months, I have been seeing a man who is kind and generous, and who wants to take care of me, which is something I didn’t experience in my nearly 20-year marriage. But [...] Continue reading

25. Is it My Turn Now?

What Would Debbie Do Is it My Turn Now? Dear Debbie, I’m a 56-year-old grandmother. After raising six kids — five of my sister’s and one of my own — I would like to go back to school and finish up my degree. I want to, but I feel so guilty. You see, my sister [...] Continue reading