Although you were delighted that your baby arrived safe and sound, your in-laws are disappointed that you now have another girl. They desperately wanted a grandson and are unable to hide their feelings.
For instance, they show little interest in the newborn, compare you to other mums who have boys as well as girls, and have started to make disparaging remarks about girls. Don’t let these get to you. Instead, take a positive approach. Here are five things to say to your in-laws to help turn the situation around.