A great post from my close friends on Dealing with Diffcult Family ❤️
Much of life is shaped by the choices we make. We choose where we want to work and where we will live. We choose friends and partners. Most of us also choose who we marry (if we choose to marry). When we commit to someone, typically we are agreeing not only to commit to them, but to what—and who—they bring with them. In many cases, family members are part of what a partner brings to a committed, long-term relationship. And although, we can choose our partner, we cannot choose their family.
We have all been told that you also marry your partners family when you marry. But like any new family, they can be more than you bargained for. On the other hand, this doesn’t mean that you have to become best friends with your partners family.
For instance, my wife’s family are a crucial part in her life. This makes them a crucial part…
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