I am too polite to say this to your face, but when we came for a visit last month you really f*cked up.
She won't respond to texts. She never says a kind word. And she's trying to break up my marriage.
Here's the thing: parenting is NOT easier today than it was in her day. Why can't she see that?
Growing up, I was one of those annoyingly cheerful holiday enthusiasts. Then I got married.