Of all the relationships in family life, the one between mother-in-law and daughter-in-law is often the most tenuous one. Read more: What my mother-in-law taught me about my own cold heart. But why? What is the point of tension?
The ten signs your mother-in-law is ruining your relationship
10 things your mother-in-law won’t tell you - MarketWatch
Sex and relationship expert Tracey Cox reveals the ten signs that your mother-in-law is ruining your relationship. We're dependent on people around us — most of all our mothers — and how much they love us and how they treat us, influences the rest of our lives. Never is this truer than in the case of mothers and sons: men are what their mothers made them, reports Daily Mail. Your partner's relationship with his mother determines what he thinks of himself and of women in general: she helped shape his values and outlook on the world.
Calling all mother-in-laws! Do you think you are the perfect mother-in-law while your daughter-in-law is secretly counting down the seconds until the end of your visit? If you're wondering how you can really be an awesome mother-in-law, rather than a monster-in-law, we strongly urge you to avoid all of the following. Doing any of these things is a sure-fire way to have her biting her forearm in desperation!
The holidays are almost here, and that means lots of family togetherness. For some, it also means experiencing one of the most familiar scenarios in American culture—dinners with the in-laws, fraught with perceived disapproval and meddlesome advice. Engaged couples can attend premarital counseling that reinforces societal—and sometimes, religious—expectations of how they should treat one another once they tie the knot.