Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

MIL...Is this weird?

I've known her um 12 years. She will not come to visit her grandaughter alone. She always brings either her sister or her friend. Always.

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:33 PM on Jan. 8, 2010 in Relationships

Answers (10)
  • no maybe she doesnt like to go anywhere alone
    Naralie

    Answer by Naralie at 8:34 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • yeah and um...thats weird!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:35 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • If you guys live farther than 15 minutes no...my grandma is horrible with driving anywhere over 15 minutes alone....go and visit her sometime if you think she must have one on one time.
    sweetstkissez22

    Answer by sweetstkissez22 at 8:45 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Na Im good. her house is full of junk!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:47 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • My MIL is a social butterfly, she never likes to be alone anytime she comes to my house she always has a friend with her!!
    jsimonds220

    Answer by jsimonds220 at 8:48 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • It seems odd that she is NEVER alone when she visits.. does she do other things alone? or is it just visiting you she needs back up?
    maybebaby83

    Answer by maybebaby83 at 9:09 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Some people just don't like going places alone. I don't see anything odd about it
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 9:11 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Maybe her driving skills aren't to par or some other medical condition she hasn't told you guys.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:25 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • At least she comes to visit lol
    Allergic2Stupid

    Answer by Allergic2Stupid at 10:12 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Maybe she isn't comfortable there? Or maybe she wants to show her childchild off to her friends?
    I myself hate going anywhere alone. I was that way before I had kids, but after having someone even follow me to the bathroom for about 9 years now, I'm lost when no one is around (even in my own home, I don't enjoy being alone most of the time).
    lisa_ann_p

    Answer by lisa_ann_p at 12:08 AM on Jan. 9, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.