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Dear Annie: I want to thank you for your response to the man who wrote to you concerning getting closure with the father who had abused him. I…

Dear Annie: My very good friend "Pamela" has a son who recently got married. The wedding took place in the middle of September. The bride deci…

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Sitting just shy of an inch, 0.9 inch of snow fell. While the snow was paltry, it should be noted that flurries were reported the morning of April 1. Talk about an April Fools gift for the snow lovers. 

Dear Annie: Every December, my ex-mother-in-law organizes a holiday party for all of the women from her side of the family. It's a fancy dinne…

Dear Annie: I am in my 60s, as are my brothers and sisters, and we're all retired. We have always exchanged nice, thoughtful (though not expen…

Dear Annie: I read your column daily and always like your tough love and sensible advice. I'm interested in what your advice would be in the f…

DEAR HARRIETTE: My family went out to dinner with friends of ours who were in town visiting. There were five of them and three of us, and the …

Dear Annie: My husband and I are in our mid-60s and have been married for 45 years. We had our children early in our marriage and made many sa…

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Consider an annual National Parks pass for $80. Check out

Home-canned foods make wonderful and thoughtful holiday gifts for family and friends. Apples, oranges, and pears are several fruits that are “…

Dear Annie: About two years ago I was pregnant with my firstborn. About five months into the pregnancy, my partner, the father, cheated on me.…

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Sometimes you want to give a friend an experience. And a book lover’s favorite experience, of course, involves a book. This exclusive gift box, featuring a candle based on the characters in the book, a note from the author with a signature cocktail, and other goodies to go with the book, is a perfect solution for anyone who prefers an entertaining night in. Choose from “The Simplicity of Cider,” “Secrets of Worry Dolls,” “The Distance Home,” “Where She Went” or a two-book “Girls Night In with Bloom” combo box.

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Want to be teacher’s pet this year with the perfect small choice? Or maybe you have some mom friends in your book club you want to treat? Tuck these delicious beauties into a gift bag.

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There are so many book lovers who are also in book clubs — and so many book clubs that consider themselves lovers of wine as much as books. This gift is ideal for anyone who falls into that category. (And with all the book clubs we’ve visited as authors? We think we might have to buy these in bulk.)

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Another great gift for lovers of classic books are these beautiful purses from My Modern Met Store (which is another great gift resource in general). Choose from “The Raven,” “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” “The Secret Garden” and “To Kill a Mockingbird.”

DEAR HARRIETTE: My girlfriend has been confiding in me about her sex life with her husband. He has erectile dysfunction, and she is upset abou…

Dear Annie: It seems as if many people are looking for an alternative to buying things for people for Christmas out of habit.

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It’s aptly named The Ultimate Advent Calendar, and it’s shaped as a 4-foot-tall replica of the company’s Fifth Avenue flagship store. Each of the 24 compartments holds a gift in a Tiffany blue box. There’s a sterling silver paper cup and a T True bracelet in 18-karat yellow gold.

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A binge is a binge, leaving scant time to consider meal planning or prepping. Spring for a food delivery gift card or code from Postmates, Seamless, Grubhub or whichever mode your recipient prefers.

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