Mother-in-Law Taking Over The Holidays Again

Mother-in-Law Taking Over the Holidays Again

Dear Robin:

I’ve been happily married 4 years and we have two young kids. We’ve had a problem since before we even married and I need to fix it but I don’t know how.

My mother-in-law is taking over Christmas again and I’m sick of it.  I want to have my own celebrations at our home but she insists every year and gives both my husband and me a guilt trip if I try to argue for celebrating at our house.

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Robin: I’ve Tried it Your Way!

Dear Robin:

I am a divorced mom with twins off to college in the fall.

My divorce was awful and I have tried for years to have a better relationship with my ex-husband. I have actually sent him things you have written about blended and reorganized families and how much healthier it is for everyone to get along.

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It’s Friday, Damn It!

Happy Friday to my tens of readers!  

Today’s blog will be short but sweet as I am wrapping up two chapters of How to Get Divorced Without Losing Your Kids, Your Money and Your Mind: a Holistic and Practical Guide to Marital Dissolution and Family Reorganization.  

Unfortunately my managers took me quite seriously when I promised said chapters by May 1.

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