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  1. DH's family won't talk to him. Advice welcome!

    Background:
    I grew up with a violently abusive schizophrenic mother. I was a habitual runner and often lived on the streets. I felt safer there. On the streets an older man started to buy me booze and made advances. Told me we couldn’t date because of the age gap, but there was nothing saying we couldn’t be intimate. I spent time in group homes, only ran when they tried to place me back with mom. Later on, I finally had four eyewitnesses to an assault I suffered in public. I went from ...
  2. Issues

    my mother in law tells my husband that she doesn't want to interfere with me and him. she is closer to his other daughter's mother and that hurts because im not his baby mother or his side girl I'm his wife she could care less to establish a friendship with me and she does not bother to look for my daughter and she's 2 my daughter loves her so much and so does my oldest but of course she plays cute with my husband and he eats it all up its putting me in a position where I'm starting to feel like ...
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  3. MIL pretends to be sweet in front of my hubby

    My husband's mother acts like she is concerned about me in front of him and offers to cook my favourite dishes when he is alone. And does not offer to cook when I am around. She tries to interfere in everything.
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  4. MIL planning a 2nd Wedding to include MIL's family (ONLY)

    Hi All - I'm new to these forums and was referred by my sister who has found a lot of comfort from the advice and stories on here.

    To sum it up, I'm recently engaged and in the process of putting together our guest list and booking a venue. We are planning to have around 225 guests, and so far we have about 75 friends, 75 from my family and 25 from his family. I asked my fiance for a list of 50 or so more people he would like to add, and when he didn't get around to it due to his ...
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  5. Im new

    Hi everyone,

    I am a new member on this site.
    Hope to make some new friends and get some advice on how to deal with my in laws.

    Will chat soon
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