Ungrateful Child? 7 Holiday Gaffes and How to Deal

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The Family Feud

On the way to the family get-together, you let it slip to your partner that you're sick and tired of your sister-in-law monopolizing every conversation. Your words were supposed to stay in the car, but your little Chatty Cathy decides to blurt out your grudge at the dinner table. Um, thanks. If you catch your child repeating your classified information, apologize quickly to the offended party and explain your point of view. Hey, it might be the perfect time to air some of those grievances you've been harboring for the past year.