Whatever you do, don’t go overboard on the wine.
Together, you'll get through this.
Now, go find your metaphorical horse's head, put some glitter in a card, and have a laugh about poop.
Nicole and Danny have been married just a year. But Danny says they have discussed divorce because he claims Nicole’s mother
Nicole and Danny have been married just a year, but say married life has been anything but blissful for the newlyweds, and
Divorce is an excruciating experience. But life goes on.
"No matter how they try to manipulate you, stand your ground."
All of the works in Christopher Kent Schumaker's new book My Strangers were made during a time of great duress in the artist's life.
To avoid setting yourself up for struggles with this new and important relationship -- on both sides of the in-law equation -- let me give you some things to think about that will help you start off on the right foot with your new in-law.
I would like to think I am a pretty good mother-in-law. My two married sons think so. As do their wives. But I didn't get to this place easily. There aren't any books or websites that I've found that provide a fail-proof formula. I would like to say I learned how to do it the hard way.
If you are able to set aside your frustration in order to support your partner in his family vortex, he'll be prepared to do the same for you. This holiday season, commit to being flexible, grounded and prepared. You'll be surprised at how fun partying with the in-laws may actually be!
This time of year, Airports are clogged, traffic is a nightmare, and rates for everything increase dramatically. Add to that the recent threat of terrorism around the globe, and the idea of a vacation can seem almost overwhelming. We're here to help.