family relationships

2. The Other Woman

In Her Words The Other Woman How to love your mother-in-law By: Kristin Blank Most of us have heard our friends or sisters lamenting what “his mother” said or did to her. Countless movies, books and diary entries are devoted to the “mother-in-law problem” (see Monster-in-Law, starring Jane Fonda and Jennifer Lopez, and Snowed In […] Continue reading

3. Getting to Know My Sister

Getting to Know My Sister Evolution and enlightenment on a weekend visit By: Emily Freisher My younger sister came to visit me at college this weekend, and I spent the entire week prior worrying obsessively about how her arrival would affect the social dynamic of our pseudo-friendship. I spent my time taking all of the […] Continue reading