Saturday, July 20, 2024

Dear G

Advice column section

Advice#16: Christmas Gift Giving

Dear G, I recently got promoted. So far, things are going well. With Christmas coming up, I would like to know if I have to give gifts to everyone. My budget won’t stretch that far....

Advice#15: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Dear G, My husband is an OFW. He had an affair, and I caught on. Now, after several months, he tells me that they are over, and he wants me back. Should I stay in...

Advice#14: A Tangle

Dear G, My boyfriend came out to me, and I accepted it. He introduced me to his boyfriend, who seemed nice. Recently, his boyfriend has been asking me out. What do I do now? Sincerely, Julia Dear Julia, It...

Advice#13: Badmouthing

Dear G, I came to work and my colleagues told me how one of the staff had a one-on-one meeting with our supervisor and bad-mouthed me. She told him that I was lazy, inefficient, and...

Advice#12: Anti-histamine Before Eating

Dear G, I am extremely allergic to shrimp and crab but I love eating them so much!!! As a preventive measure I just take an antihistamine before I eat them. Am I compromising my health...
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Advice#11: Cook-to-go

Dear G, I am going to meet my prospective mother-in-law. I want to cook something for her, but I've never cooked successfully. Help! Sincerely, Cook-to-go Dear Cook-to-go, I feel you. I never really cooked meals until I became a...

Advice#10: Frustrated Niece

Dear G, My grandma recently passed away. Before she died, she wanted to spend the last of her days with my aunt — her own child. Sadly, my aunt would not take her in. I could...

Advice#9: Annoyed with Screaming

Dear G, My neighbor’s kids scream all day. The terror twins, as I like to call them, are already five years old and scream for no reason at all — when they’re happy, sad, angry,...

Advice#8: I Want to be a Millionaire

Dear G, This will sound like an impossible dream, but I want to be a millionaire. Do you have any suggestions? Sincerely, I Want to be a Millionaire Dear I Want to be a Millionaire, It’s not an impossible...

Advice#7: Confused Professional

Dear G, A colleague who is re-hired to a similar position is giving me headaches. She asks for a checklist of what I am doing, so I said, “Ask our supervisor.”  This colleague is a...