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When Breaking Tradition Becomes Tradition

I am a holiday junkie. There I said it. I love this time of year and everything about it. The decorations, music, food, all of it. Thanksgiving is one of my favorites as I have always loved having family around, everyone helping in the kitchen, all the food smelling up the house. While football is beingContinue Reading “When Breaking Tradition Becomes Tradition”

Parents/Family

An Important, Yet Often Neglected Relationship: Part Two

Read Part One here. The steps to insure that doesn’t happen are I believe doable by any mother-in-law and daughter-in-law who desire to enrich their lives and the lives of their family by not just getting along, but by sharing mutual respect and ideally a genuine friendship. First, the desire for a positive relationship mustContinue Reading “An Important, Yet Often Neglected Relationship: Part Two”

Parents/Family

An Important, Yet Often Neglected Relationship: Part One

  The mother-in-law, daughter-in-law relationship is a tough one to figure out. Some would consider it a love-hate relationship. Some would consider it a constant tug of war over the son/husband, and some don’t consider it a relationship at all. All of the above are unfortunate and obviously not ideal for a loving, caring, supportingContinue Reading “An Important, Yet Often Neglected Relationship: Part One”