extended family

All about how to stay connected, strengthen ties and talk politics with your big, happy extended family.

Peggy Rice2 years ago
Close Knit Families
A close knit family is always right there for each other. When children are born, the parents raise their little ones to be close and grow to love each other. They are always together and when you hav...
Krow Fischer2 years ago
On Being an Elder
I had a moment with my almost three year old grandson yesterday. I was taking him to the car for our ‘Granny day out’ and he hauled off and hit me across the face, hard. I was shocked and surprised as...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
How To Cope When You Hate Your In-Laws
Nobody gets along with everybody. It's human nature to dislike or even hate someone and sometimes that someone is an in-law (or in-laws). But hating your in-laws can make for some very difficult and u...
Sebastian Greene2 years ago
My Grandmother and Me
"I just don't see why you have to do this to yourself," my grandmother complained again, taking another bite of her burrito. "Because I hate the way people treat me," I reply. She didn't see how peopl...
Claire Raymond2 years ago
How To Cope with a Drug Addict In the Family
According to research conducted by the Orlando Recover Center, the children of those suffering with an addiction are 8 times more likely to develop an addiction themselves. In fact, biology and geneti...