My Perfect Breakdown


It’s no secrete that my mother-in-law and I do not have the best of relationship. I make an effort, because she is my husband’s mom.  I spent years trying to be the daughter-in-law she seems to want, but it never worked.  And then, one day I decided to stop trying to be someone I’m not, because it’s not right and it wasn’t working anyways.  I will never be subservient to my husband,… Read More

Yesterday’s post got me thinking as i mentioned that we see Mr. MPB’s parents about once per year.  Maybe twice on a good year. In fact, prior to Little MPB we went 3 full years without them visiting us. where as we visited then 9 times.  Mr. MPB and I have a theory about relationships in life – we put in the same effort that others put in.  So, if they wont visit… Read More