Family Gathering

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Yet Another Exclusion from My Own Family....

N.H. asks from Harrisburg

So I drop by my mother's to visit my brother and sister in law and neice who just moved here from out of state and are staying with her. No one was home. So I stop ...


Help with Deceased Husband's Family Gatherings

L.W. asks from Nashville

Okay, I don't normally plan this much in advance, but it's something that's really monopolizing my thoughts at this post-holiday time... I have a 5 year old boy who ...


Holiday Nightmares with In-Laws

E.S. asks from Atlanta

Years ago, my brothers and all our spouses agreed to rotate holidays (ex: Thanksgiving with our side, Christmas with the spouse family, and flip-flop the next year). ...


Am I the Strange One? Holidays with Extended Family....

T.M. asks from Tampa

I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the holidays. I don't mind going to see extended family on a different day, but I have gotten to where I insist that the day of be just about the ...


Niece Is sick...skip Family Gatherings? '

A.C. asks from Chicago

So my 19 month old spent the majority of the weekend with our 8 yr old niece- circus Sat. morning, family party Sat. night, and Sunday my husband took them both to th...


Need Advice on Gift Giving to Family Members

C.M. asks from Ocala

I am a member of a rather large family who gathers for birthdays (and there are a lot of them!) My frustration occurs when I go to buy gifts for extended family memb...


Help Finding a Volunteer Activity for the Family

C.M. asks from Dallas

I am interested in finding a volunteer activity that I can share with my kids (son 11 and daughter 5). It could be an annual type event or one to two hours a week. ...


Is Halloween About Family or Friends? Who Do Yuor Kids Trick or Treat With?

J.M. asks from Philadelphia

do your kids go out with siblings or sisters and brothers? my brother and i went out together when we had common friends but if we didnt that year we'd split up an...


In-laws and Extended Family Gatherings

A.L. asks from Chicago

okay, so long story...what would you do? Back story: all family events are held at either my husbands aunt/unlce's house or his grandfathers house. My husbands mo...


Selecting Dates for "Family Events" - How Do You Decide?

M.O. asks from Chicago

OK, let me start this off by saying that I never had a "close" extended family. In fact, my own immediate family wasn't/isn't totally warm and fuzzy. So when I "gre...