Nicole Cliffe
Nicole Cliffe

Nicole Cliffe lives with her husband and three children in Sandy, Utah. She is the co-founder of the Toast and has written for the Guardian, Christianity Today, New York, and the Morning News.

Care and Feeding
Jan. 21 2019 6:00 AMI Never Had Friends. How Do I Stop Myself From Hassling My Daughter About Her Introversion?I know I’m driving her crazy.
Dear Prudence
Jan. 17 2019 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Wife’s Secret Past
Care and Feeding
Jan. 11 2019 6:00 AMWhy Should My Kid Have to Be Friends With a Jerk?Becky’s mom can’t face up to how mean her daughter is.
Care and Feeding
Jan. 7 2019 5:59 AMA Man Who Assaulted Me Is Now in My Son’s LifeI quit a job many years ago because of this creep, and now I realize my teen is friends with his stepkid.
Dear Prudence
Jan. 3 2019 2:07 PMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Nervous Jokester
Care and Feeding
Dec. 28 2018 6:00 AMMy Daughter Wants to Spend the Summer Planting Trees in the WildernessHow do I shut this cockamamie plan down?
Care and Feeding
Dec. 21 2018 6:00 AMMy Toddler Really, Really, Really Wants to Take Pictures of Her Vagina With My PhoneI’m so proud of her body positivity! But noooooooooooooooo.
Care and Feeding
Dec. 17 2018 6:00 AMI Feel Guilty About Sending One Kid to Private School When I Can’t Afford to Send the OthersHow do I explain it to her siblings?
Dear Prudence
Dec. 13 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Childless Friend
Care and Feeding
Dec. 7 2018 6:00 AMMy Daughter Can’t Take the Clingy Little Boy Who Says She’s His GirlfriendShe was nice to a quirky kid, but now he’s way too much.
Care and Feeding
Dec. 3 2018 6:00 AMMy Husband and I Can’t Agree on Whether Our Son Needs a Behavioral DiagnosisHis tantrums are out of control. But my husband, an M.D., doesn’t want him labeled. What do we do?
Dear Prudence
Nov. 29 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Therapist and the Boyfriend
Care and Feeding
Nov. 23 2018 6:00 AMBlargh, My Daughter’s Friend Smells TerribleTeenager funk!
Care and Feeding
Nov. 19 2018 6:00 AMMy Ex-Husband Lets Our Daughters Watch Game of ThronesHow do I get him to stop?
Dear Prudence
Nov. 15 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Angry Neighbor
Care and Feeding
Jan. 18 2019 6:00 AMPotty Training Is Driving Us CrazyOur daughter’s school thinks it’s a great day when she doesn’t cry after peeing. Yikes!
Care and Feeding
Jan. 14 2019 6:00 AMMy Dog Hates KidsWhat do I do about the lovely kids downstairs who faced her wrath the other day?
Dear Prudence
Jan. 10 2019 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Colleague Crush
Care and Feeding
Jan. 4 2019 6:00 AMExiting the SceneMy in-laws fight everywhere, and I don’t want my kids to see it. Can I keep them apart?
Care and Feeding
Dec. 31 2018 6:00 AMThe Best Care and Feeding Questions of 2018What parents are obsessed, angry, and bewildered about. Plus: teapots.
Care and Feeding
Dec. 24 2018 6:00 AMThe Christmas Comedown Can Be BrutalHow to help a kid who’s so revved up for Christmas that the day after is a nightmare.
Dear Prudence
Dec. 20 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Financial Fiasco
Care and Feeding
Dec. 14 2018 6:00 AMMy Son Is a Disgusting Slob at the Dinner TableI love him! But I am sick of wiping up macaroni and cheese.
Care and Feeding
Dec. 10 2018 6:00 AMMy Parents Keep Feeding My Kid Candy and TVThe problem is we live in their basement.
Dear Prudence
Dec. 6 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Vicious Boss
Care and Feeding
Nov. 30 2018 6:00 AMMy Stepson Can’t Stop Staring at My ChestI know he’s 12, but do I have to wear baggy sweatshirts for the next seven years?
Care and Feeding
Nov. 26 2018 6:00 AMMy 9-Year-Old Watched The Babadook at a Poorly Supervised Sleepover. Can We Charge the Parents for His Therapy Bills?Again, he is 9.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 22 2018 6:01 AMDear Prudence Uncensored: The Churlish Gifter
Care and Feeding
Nov. 16 2018 6:00 AMMy Daughter’s Fiancé’s Parents Think We’re Paying for the WeddingHow do I nip this in the bud?
Care and Feeding
Nov. 12 2018 6:00 AMGo to Hell, Elf on a ShelfMy daughter wants one, though. Do I have to do it?

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