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Are You In In-Law Hell?
June 26, 2013 at 10:28 AM

Not everyone is as lucky as Andrew to have such a wonderful mother-in-law! Mary Fischer, Staff Writer at The Stir, shares her in-law woes and gets some fantastic advice from Joanie we can ALL use.

 

Are You In In-Law Hell?

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  • othermom
    June 26, 2013 at 10:41 AM

    Thankfully my inlaws are great.

  • lalasmama2007
    June 26, 2013 at 11:07 AM

    No, I get along with them just fine.

  • Rushn311
    June 26, 2013 at 11:14 AM

    no, i get along with mine :D

  • LOswald0314
    June 26, 2013 at 11:27 AM

     It's strained.

  • Madelaine
    June 26, 2013 at 11:46 AM

    No, mine are great.

  • dusky_rose
    June 26, 2013 at 11:50 AM

    I live with my FIL and he can be an old grouch, doesn't edit his words around the kid, should bathe more, but I understand why my DH wants him to live with us. There are good sides and bad sides to every story. He has bonded with his grandson, we are close to help him with his health issues and he helps us with the bills. If you focus on the negative, that's what you will take away from the situation, so I am trying to focus on what is positive.

  • sanj1213
    June 26, 2013 at 12:13 PM

    No, we get along great. 

  • johnny4ever
    June 26, 2013 at 12:43 PM

    My FIL is the worst!He is a Hoarder!He Hoarded out one house now lives in another.He calls our son his step-gradnson or dummy....I have been frustrated for years.He only comes around on trash days or Holidays.

  • Leelee1008
    June 26, 2013 at 12:57 PM

    not really. My inlaws are pretty decent. they have helped out a TON throughout the years, and she doesnt but in with my raising my kids. She is attached to DH, but she is with all her kids. she doesnt but in as much anymore with him. 

  • 4kidz916
    June 26, 2013 at 1:06 PM

    I don't have inlaws now but I used to be there.