Boundaries can help you manage friction with the in-laws and forge a healthy relationship with them. Here’s how to set them.
A piece on gifts one can buy for their mother-in-law.
A relationship is based on mutual love and respect. The lack of it can cause a lot of stress and frustration. If you’re part of a complicated family dynamic or share a rocky relationship with your in-laws, it is bound to take a toll on your marriage at some point.
This is a reality many married women face in India. You could be living with your husband’s family or you could be living in a separate residence but when your husband chooses his family over you then it’s a constant battle that you have to keep fighting in your life. In Indian families, the son
We’ve all heard about the jealous and manipulative mother-in-law, but what about the signs of a jealous daughter-in-law who refuses to share her husband with his own parents? As a result, you may end up with an estranged son due to your daughter-in-law. You also see her exhibiting many signs of a controlling daughter-in-law because
A poll on Netmums concluded that one in every 4 women in a total of 2000 women respondents felt that their mothers-in-law were ‘controlling’ in nature. Once you start spotting the signs that your mother-in-law hates you, it leads to frustration, resentment, frequent arguments with the husband, and in worst cases, the end of a
If he is running to his mom for every decision then it’s time you should also take some decisions
Your MIL’s visiting soon but what are you up to?
A relationship with one’s in-laws is always a tricky one – if I may generalize. Of course, the dynamics vary from family to family, so there may be a lucky few who have been blessed with great in-laws. But in most cases, people are left to deal with toxic, bickering and pushy in-laws. The tension
To make sure all of this doesn’t take a toll on your marital bond, it’s imperative to handle a passive-aggressive mother-in-law tactfully. We are here to help you identify the signs of a manipulative mother-in-law and fix the gaps for a peaceful co-existence