Your Family and My Family: When Holding On To Your Family Can Damage Your Marriage

Being the youngest child and only daughter in my family is truly a privilege. Growing up, I was spoiled by my parents and older brother, and that helped me develop a confidence I grew to find is usually more prevalent in the baby of the family. Needless to say, my family is tight knit, but there is one test to the glue of a family’s bonds that most people would not like to acknowledge: marriage.