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Here Comes Your Mother-In-Law

How do you prepare for a visit from your Mother-In-Law?  Clean the baseboards, wash the windows, organize the linen closet? Liza’s MIL is visiting this week and there is much to be done.  Liza likes to leave a few strategically planned “projects” undone so Nana feels welcome, helpful and appreciated. How do you handle a […]



When A Gift Card Is Worth $0

Have you ever been given a gift card… with nothing on it?  Liza’s Brother-In-Law gave her these gift cards for Christmas.  When she went to use them, the balance was $0.  What should she do?



Mike & Liza's Marriage Ref: Technology At The Table

Dear Mike & Liza, My Brother-In-Law has dinner with us at least once a week.  He’s a great guy, except he keeps checking his phone while we’re eating.  I don’t let anyone else bring their phones to the table.  My husband, his brother, says he’s a guest and should be treated like one.  What do […]