Posts By: Barbara Godin

Barbara Godin

Dear Barb—Setting the Date

Dear Barb: I hope everyone had a great holiday.  Mine was wonderful at the time, but now I am having some second thoughts.  My boyfriend of four years proposed on Christmas Eve with all my family around.  It was such a magical experience that I felt I had to accept.  John presented me with a… Read more »

Dear Barb – Compatibility Matters More Than Age

Dear Barb: I’m in my mid-thirties and have been divorced for quite a while. I share custody of my two children with my ex. I would like to have a partner to share my life with, but I’m finding it very difficult to meet men with whom I have anything in common. I’m a successful… Read more »

Dear Barb – Lending Money to Family Can Come at a Price

Dear Barb: My younger brother and I have always been really close until he got married three years ago. My husband and I have never gotten along with his wife. In fact, Melissa seems to have a problem getting along with everyone. Recently Melissa and Jay have gotten into financial difficulties and Jay has approached… Read more »