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Mrs Barber Visits her Daughter-in-Law

The Beginning

Starting at the beginning is advisable. It saves leaving gaps and creating confusion and having to find clever ways to explain things later. Mrs Barber does not like her daughter-in-law. 579 more words

Short Stories

Thank You--Gratitude-1--Family

My gratitude today is a general “thanks” to my thoughtful son and his wife, the best daughter-in-law I ever could have wished into my life! 78 more words


Are You Suffering From The Bad Bahu Syndrome?

To my English speaking friends: I am asking if you are suffering from the bad daughter in law syndrome.

Oh, so you believe in gender equality? 342 more words


It would be wonderful if my adult child would take a more forgiving view of my sins as his mother. I hope one day he gains insight, learns compassion and grows in understanding about the importance of forgiveness. 289 more words

3 Tips for Communicating Well

My husband and I just returned from a 5 day trip.  Upon arriving back in our home country and once again having cellphone service, we phoned our parents – mine and then his.   692 more words

In Her Shoes

I’ve often reflected on why things are uncomfortable and strained between my mother-in-law and I and have wondered if there were things that I could have done better.   460 more words

What's In a Name?

Okay, so here’s an idea that popped into my head while on my way to the airport to fly to Chicago. We would be spending the weekend with our older son and …. 395 more words