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Do your inlaws knock when they come to your house, or just come on in?

My MIL never knocks, she just walks in and it drives me crazy!

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scout_mom

Asked by scout_mom at 7:47 PM on May. 21, 2011 in Relationships

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  • No one ever just walks in my house. I keep the doors locked!
    onemellowmom

    Answer by onemellowmom at 7:48 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • Mine live 3.5 hours away but they are very polite and call at last aweek in advance if they want to visit and yes they knock
    alboston

    Answer by alboston at 7:52 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • Simple solution to that one! LOCK your doors! No one who does not live there, has the right to walk into your home without your permission.
    RubyinPA

    Answer by RubyinPA at 7:57 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • No they don't. It's rare when anyone stops by without first calling to see if someone is home and since I'm expecting them I don't mind when friends and family just walk in.
    anon1986East

    Answer by anon1986East at 8:01 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • Locking the doors does seem simple, only with our schedules we are in and out of the house all the time and it's a hassle. If our door is locked and she comes before we are up (we lock it at night) she goes around the house banging on the windows to get us up. Yeah, she is pretty crazy. )c:
    scout_mom

    Comment by scout_mom (original poster) at 8:03 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • no, they dont. but i've told them not to, simply because i'd rather not go to the door. it doesnt bother me.
    flamingomegs

    Answer by flamingomegs at 8:03 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • My inlaws have never been to any of the houses that DH and I have lived in together. Then again, we live in WA and they live in TN. I guess that's one plus to having a military DH!
    kasey22

    Answer by kasey22 at 8:34 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • my mil used to do that until i had dh change the locks!!
    mykidsmom86

    Answer by mykidsmom86 at 8:49 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • My in-laws always knock.
    elliecooper

    Answer by elliecooper at 8:55 PM on May. 21, 2011

  • We have no contact with my husband's family so luckily I don't have this problem.
    bcauseimthemom

    Answer by bcauseimthemom at 8:56 PM on May. 21, 2011

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