I Wish My Mother-in-law Would Move Out

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    My Life, My Choice

    Land of the free. Equal rights for all. It wasn't until the 1960's that equal pay and the Civil Rights Act came into play to stop discrimination against women. Birth control pills were not approved by the FDA until 1960. A married woman was not allowed to take pills in many...
    NotHappyBoo NotHappyBoo
    Feb 10, 2012

    Frustrated DIL

    My MIL moved in 3 months ago and my husband and I have been married for four years...MIL was supposedly getting away from her "crazy" husband who she thinks is mixing chemicals to run her off. WTH??? However since being here she giggles on the phone with him daily. He...
    ttrinise22 ttrinise22
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2009

    Somebody Help Me Get Her Out!

    This may take a while... My mother -in-law moved in about 3 years ago. I was okay with this. It was supposed to be temporary because my husband and I just had a baby about 6 months prior and we both had new jobs and couldn't afford full time day care. It started off great! She...
    NotHappyBoo NotHappyBoo
    2 Responses Feb 9, 2012

    Mother In Law Moved In and I'm Moving Out...

    Ive been happily married for 11 years. 14 months ago my mother in law moved in. That's when my life changed and not for the better.  When she moved into my home she tried taking it over. She would tell me how things should be and nothing was good enough. She told my friends...
    brisgirl1 brisgirl1
    8 Responses Oct 2, 2008

    I Would Pay My Mother-inlaw To Move Out

    My mother-inlaw moved in about 5 years ago ,it was only for a few weeks. Five years later I am suprised that I am not a drunk.She is 79 years old and thinks this means that she should be able to sit on her *** 24-7 and have me wait on her, I work 10 to 12 hours a day and then...
    newcombchrm newcombchrm
    3 Responses Jun 2, 2010

    Live-in Mil And Sil Have Already Over Stayed Their Welcome, And It's Only Been Three Weeks...

    My husband and I have been married for three years and we are both 26. Even though he has a good government job, we struggle to pay off our debts, the largest of course is our mortgage. My husband's mother has been milking her unemplyment for two years and is 'shocked' to find...
    Calstatemusicgal Calstatemusicgal
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2012

    Mother-in-law Will Just Not Leave.

    I moved my husband's mom because she was having financial troubles and so were we. I thought if i charged her low rent it would help us both. My daughter was 6 months at the time. She is now about to be 6 years old! Her youngest also is with us. He will soon be 17. My daughter...
    lynnmatt lynnmatt
    1 Response May 8, 2012

    Need Fiancées Mother Out Of My House!!!

    My fiancée and I have been together nearly 6 years now. I met his mom first at work and we got along great up until this last year. Her and her husband have separated sooo many times. And of course the day my fiancee and i were moving into a new home she got kicked out by hubbie...
    Hatesjune Hatesjune
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2012

    I Want My Space Without The Inlaws

    About a year ago my mother in law moved from California to arizona (phx) where her daughter lives. My husband and I wanted to move to Phoenix also(we lived in az already) and she proposed that we would move in with her so she don't have to work two jobs like she did in ca. We...
    JudithVDonaldson JudithVDonaldson
    Jun 8, 2012

    Ok so my story goes like this me an my husband

    have been married for almost 10 years we have been for the most part happy until his family is around. They always and I mean always like at least 2-3 times a week ask to borrow money an never repay. Recently we have finally taken the big step and bought a house and with in 1-2...
    samm1534 samm1534
    26-30, F
    Dec 20, 2013

    She Needs To Go!!!!!!! She Makes Me Want To Leave My Partner

    My partner and I recently relocated interstate for his work (we moved from the NT in Australia to QLD). His mum had mentioned earlier (before we moved) that she was also looking to relocated (from her home town in SA where she owns a house) to look for work in QLD. My partner...
    rowyrow rowyrow
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2013

    Prayers Needed Lol

    My mother in law has been out of work for over a year and she lost her house and moved in with my wife my daughter and me and it has been very hard. She is almost totally non social she would rather stay in her room and never come out! When she does come out its like she...
    emtman89 emtman89
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jan 6, 2012

    My Mother-in-law Brought Her Husband With Her....

    My in-laws called two weeks before my wedding and told my husband that my father-in-law was getting his retirement garnished, that they were losing their house, and they were going to have nowhere to live.  Since we live in a very hot climate that they weren't used to, he told...
    toeser toeser
    1 Response Feb 26, 2011

    It Was Only Suppose To Be A Couple Of Months

    Once she had been here for a couple of weeks, I suggested dinner to figure out what her plans for the future were, as my husband and I were talking about moving, and we weren't planning on her joining us. Then she informs us that Section 8 has a waiting list of several years, and...
    bridin bridin
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2011

    I Told Her She Couldn't Live With Us Till She Died

    I did it last night! My tragically alcoholic mother-in-law moved in with us three months ago when all of her real and personal property burned in a forest fire. She had done nothing to prepare for such an event even though it was just a matter of time before it happened...
    Lizhalllizzie Lizhalllizzie
    2 Responses Nov 23, 2011

    Okay so my bf approached me last November

    and asked if he could bring his mother out to stay with us for "a little bit" so that we could help her get back in her feet. She was staying with her daughter before that and no one ever had any money. She moved out here and brought her bf who is 15 years younger than her...
    iksinsiwalemap iksinsiwalemap
    31-35, F
    Jan 4, 2015

    I'm praying for a miracle!

    I met my boyfriend two years ago...head over heels about each other. From the very start, he explained that he takes care of his mother because she only works part time and can't afford to live on her own. He has an older sister who is married and has one child, but since she...
    unhappyinclifton unhappyinclifton
    1 Response Nov 9, 2011

    I Wish My Mother-in-law Would Move Out

    Three years ago, my husband had his mother move into our house without my consent. She had foreclosed on her house, racked up some serious debts to people and creditors. As being the oldest child and son, he felt the need to take care of his mother by having her move in with us...
    Outpostcourt Outpostcourt
    1 Response Jan 18, 2012

    Pitiful Mother In Law

    ok so, mil is the sweetest thing since sliced bread.  mil was divorced by fil 2 years ago after 31 years of marriage.  she has not let this go yet. she was diagnosed with cancer and had it removed and the rest will be radiated.  heres th thing,  she has a home...
    moveoutnow moveoutnow
    31-35, F
    Nov 13, 2009

    Nanny Is More Work Than My Two Kids

    Over a year ago we had to move my mother-in-law and farther-in-law in our home. They both have major health issues and were going down hill fast. After a year of doctor visits and cooking and taking care of them they are in better health but it has negatively affected my two kids...
    timstanley26 timstanley26
    1 Response Sep 30, 2011

    Ahhhhhhhhhh! Can't Take It Anymore!

    What started off as a two week temporary stay has now turned into 4 months and counting. My boyfriend and I are in our 30's. His mother is in her mid 50's. My 19 year old daughter also lives with us. She works part time and goes to community college full time. MIL is suppose to...
    ifonlyuknew28 ifonlyuknew28
    2 Responses Jun 11, 2013

    Down Hill!

    My mother in law moved in with my fiance and I and she's been here about a year. She brought along her two youngest children, 2 and 8. We are recently pregnant and very excited. But after she moved in all the bills doubled! Shes on our phone plan and we also give her endless...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 9, 2013

    Selfish Mother In Law

    My husband and I are best friends and bought a house together 1 year ago. His mother is 51, works full time and makes more money than my husband and I combined! But she insisted that she does not have enough money to have her own place so we decided to let her pay a small amount...
    megrae87 megrae87
    1 Response Apr 4, 2011

    Does Constant Unwanted Visits Count As Her Living With Us?

    ok so i don't have it as bad as others who actually live with their MIL but i just signed up today with the intention of joining every MIL hating group to unload years of anger. yes i know it's really long and this is actually me holding back a lot more. -My MIL lived just a mile...
    panchanmicro panchanmicro
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2012

    I Have Had Enough

    My husband and I had offered to help his parents out a year and a half ago when his dad came down with cancer. They moved in with us while he was ill and he passed away two months later. Since then, I feel like I am slowly going crazy. My mother-in-law does and never has worked...
    tiredintx tiredintx
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2011

    Boyfriends Mother Needs To Go !

    Hello I am here to vent ! My Boyfriend and I live together. When I moved in his Mother was living here. However, she stated that she was finding a new place to live. Well. she moved out one month and moved back in the next month ! Furthermore, she only moved 5 mins away. During...
    born2swim born2swim
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2012

    seven years under my roof!

    ! I think its enough
    deleted deleted
    May 11, 2015
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