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Are your in-laws more fun than your own family?

I was surprised how much more laid back holidays and things were with mine than what I'd grown up with (and life with less cloth napkin, cold mashed potato dinners is fine by me)

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NotPanicking

Asked by NotPanicking at 6:11 PM on Jan. 27, 2011 in Relationships

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  • Yes. They actually get out and do things rather than stay at home like my parents and watch tv all day.
    sweetpea1217

    Answer by sweetpea1217 at 6:13 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Oh hell, no!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:13 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Nope mine are more laid back. My inlaws are the cloth napkin, stick up their booty kind lol. I love them, dont get me wrong. But I can use people around me who are not that wound up tightly if you know what I mean.
    My family has always been laid back. We eat and drink in the livingroom, laugh, joke etc and no one takes the other too seriously when we have family get togethers. Its all for fun.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 6:14 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • My in-laws are so much fun to be around it's never a dull moment with them they are the best my family suck!!
    mspoison

    Answer by mspoison at 6:15 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Oh yea!!! My dad died when I was young so it's just my mom around. All she does it sleep and watch TV all day long. My brothers and sister we all get together, but my mom just won't go out. My in-laws are way fun, they like to get out and do things with the family, and watch the grand-kids in sports. I really enjoy having them :0)
    brownstar

    Answer by brownstar at 6:16 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • I wouldn't call it laid back, but certainly more pleasant to deal with! All my family does is make sarcastic remarks and bitch about each other. In laws are a blast, lol!
    BansheeQueen

    Answer by BansheeQueen at 6:17 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • No. no. and no! i would not describe them as fun. My family, on the other hand, laughs a lot and we have all kinds of fun.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 6:19 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • nope! well it differs i guess. DH dads side is fun, moms side id prefer to stay aways from. My dads side fun, moms side different...lol
    mommyofone15

    Answer by mommyofone15 at 6:27 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • YES!!!!!
    They are the best!
    a76mcb

    Answer by a76mcb at 6:29 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • my in laws are awesome i call them mom and dad too... but it's a toss up both are really fun to be with and chill at the same time.
    Lynnsae

    Answer by Lynnsae at 7:09 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

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