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- Does the phrase “mother knows best” make your skin crawl?
- Tired of being told by your mother or mother-in-law that your cooking, parenting, personality or wardrobe choices need improvement?
- Do you consider your mother or mother-in-law toxic?
- Do they try to control your life even though you are an adult?
- Ready to put a grudge with your mother behind you?
- Need Mel’s advice to get your relationship with your mother on track?
- Want to tell your mother some surprising news but can’t get up the nerve? (relationship status changed? Pregnant? Changing jobs/cities?)
- Grown child living at home; don’t know if he/she will ever leave? Are you at your wit’s end?
- Freeloading, mooching, adult child in your home and you’re done?
- Grandson/daughter out of control?
- Grandchild spoiled, entitled, talking back, skipping school, hanging with the wrong crowd or staying out all night?
- Do they ignore curfews, rail against house rules?
- Do you blame your daughter for your grandchild’s bad behavior?
- Need a strategy to fix this?
- Frustrated by family drama?
- Lost touch with a loved one and don’t know how to reconnect?
- Are you confused because a family member cut you out of their life years ago?
- Are you and your sibling always competing?
- Overbearing, meddling, judgmental in-laws?
- Did a grudge end your friendship? Think you’re ready to bury the hatchet?
- Forced to pick sides after a family argument? Not sure how to reconnect?
- Craving harmony? Need the best first step?
"You Gotta See This Mel!"
- Show Mel what you’re dealing with by capturing whatever it is on your phone!
- Share the behavior: it can be ridiculous, annoying or shocking and explain why you want Mel to stop it, explain it, or tell you how to best deal with it.
- Are you yelling at everybody in your life, can’t cool off before reaching your boiling point?
- Do you snap or insult your husband more than you want to?
- Prone to sugar-coating the truth? Need help being direct?
- Having trouble letting go of something that no longer serves you?
- Is your need to control everyone in your life making a mess?
- Ready to face a long-standing fear? Want Mel’s help to conquer?
- Constantly worrying about what other people think of you?
- Perfectionism out of control?
- Always quitting things? Debbie downer, constantly worried, lack commitment, can’t focus?
- Constantly think you’re not good enough?
- Need help to stop gossiping? Has it gotten out of control?
- Having trouble getting over an ex? Has 20 years passed and you can’t get stop talking about him? Looking for closure but can’t stop obsessing?
- Tired of being told you’re doing it wrong, it’s not perfect, why can’t you do it better?
- Tired of dealing with narcissistic behavior?
- Spouse’s mid-life crisis wreaking havoc?
- Is he/she acting impulsively, dressing inappropriately, obsessed with vanity, getting tattoos?
- Did your friendship end abruptly because of a text, voicemail or social media post?
- Are you having trouble dealing with a friend?
- Are they sweet as sugar one day and mean as a monster the next?
- Are they a compulsive liar; finding little white lies more and more? Never know if they’re telling the truth?
- Are they controlling, possessive, or jealous of you?
- Need help setting healthy boundaries?
- Manipulative, drama queen, bully, bossy, know-it-all?
- Tired of watching friends / family take sides, wasting time and energy?
- Need Mel to weigh in on an argument you’re sick of having?
- Frustrated by a situation and need a plan?
- Think you’re ready for a friend-cleanse but open to saving it if Mel can see a way out?
Tough decision to make?
- Are you faced with a difficult decision and want Mel’s input?
- Are you trapped in the middle of a feud between friends or family and they’re asking you to choose sides?
- Do you hate your job but everyone is dependent on your salary to keep the lights on, put food on the table and gas in the cars?
- Want to take your relationship to the next level or break-up?
- You want more children; he’s done?
- Want to tell your family something difficult but not sure it’s a good idea?
- Want to reveal a secret you’ve been holding?
- Want to quit a lucrative job to pursue a dream?
- Are you worried that there’s a narcissist in your life?
- Is a narcissist ruining your life?
- Are you ready to confront someone and tell them they are a narcissist?
- Has someone’s narcissistic ways left you with no choice but to cut them off?
- Know someone that’s a mess on social media?
- Have a crazy, funny, unexpected, embarrassing, scandalous question for Mel?
- Need advice but don’t see your topic above?
- Want her help mediating between you and a loved one?
"Call Your Mother"
- Have big news for mom and need help telling her?
- Are you moving across country?
- Are you taking the leap and switching careers?
- Are you pregnant or know the gender of your baby and haven’t told her yet?
- If it’s time for you to call and break some news to mom – we want to hear from you!