Dear Crabby, What about this Couch to 5k business?

Dear Crabby, I was recently made aware of a program called "Couch to 5k."  It is for couch-potatos like myself that want to train to be able to run a 5k race.  Have you heard of things like this?  What do you think about them? Sincerely, Happy Potato Dear Happy Potato, I am actually aware of this program. Mrs. Crabby brought it to my attention a couple years ago. Unfortunately, I have a bad habit of only hearing bits and pieces of what she tells me. So as she went on and on one day … [Read more...]

My Adult Son Won’t Leave Home!

Dear Crabby, My son just graduated college and cannot find a job.  He has moved back into our house and just lays around on the couch all day.  What can I do to get him up and out on his own? Sincerely, College Grad's Mom Dear College Grad's Mom, If Dear Crabby had a dollar for every time a parent asked him how to get their adult child to grow up, he probably wouldn't have to give himself haircuts.  Let me begin by congratulating your son on his accomplishment.  A University … [Read more...]