Whether you live with your in-laws or not, it is always better to be in good terms with your spouse’s family. There is no book to study or get tips on dealing with your mother-in-law. So, here are a few insights into your mother-in-law’s personality, based on her zodiac sign- to understand and enhance your compatibility.
Aries Mother – in –law (March 21-April 19) - The energetic Aries can make this mother-in-law feel like a wind-storm. She can be impulsive and will surely find ways to boss you around your own house. Unless you want her to take control of your life and your marriage, you will need to stand up to her and oppose her from the very start. She will, in time, respect you for your confidence.
Taurus Mother – in –law (April 20-May 20) - Order and cleanliness around the house are a must for her. While she can be a bit materialistic and money-minded, she is also a great financial advisor, so don’t think twice about asking for advice. She will most definitely pamper and indulge your children’s every whim.
Gemini Mother – in –law (May 21-June 20) - Make a good impression on her and your relationship will be set. You may find her confusing because she may not always follow what she says. When it comes to your children, she is very responsible, and will surely make for a good babysitter.
Cancer Mother – in –law (June 21-July 22) - Like all Cancers, she can be a bit moody at times. While she may seem overly sensitive, do not try to lie to get because she is very intuitive. She always has her family’s best interest at heart. Being a great cook, she will win everyone’s heart with her delicious preparations.
Leo Mother – in –law (July 23-August 22) - Like a lioness, Leo mothers-in-law can be fierce, bossy, and scary. She is a smart woman and will find ways to play dirty. But do not back down so easily. Be equally stubborn and dominating and bossy, especially when the party is in your house. On the other hand, she will do a great job of helping you raise your children.
Virgo Mother – in –law (August 23-September 22) - She is simple and reasonable, and can help out in almost every problem. She is smart and sharp, so always be direct with her. She can be very critical if your house is not clean and in order. A messy home is a sure-shot way to irk her.
Libra Mother – in –law (September 23-October 22) - Libra mothers are supportive and will stand with you in any situation. As long as she does not have to make the decisions for you or get into arguments with others. With her grandchildren, she will not shy from spending her money and buying them expensive gifts and toys.
Scorpio Mother – in –law (October 23-November 21) - There will be no divided feelings in your relationship; she will either love you or she will detest you. But since you need to find a way to get along, it is important to be sincere and direct, because she will respect those qualities. In time, she will see how sensitive and kind you are, and will accept you.
Sagittarius Mother – in –law (November 22-December 21) - With a Sagittarius mother– in–law, you will probably have a great and harmonious relationship. She will not be threatened by your presence and will make you feel accepted and loved. To add a cherry to the top, if you share her interests, she will become delighted with you!
Capricorn Mother – in –law (December 22-January 19) - While your children will love spending time with her, try to avoid letting her babysit for too long because she will spoil and pamper the children. She may worry and interfere in your marriage when it comes to financial talks, but that’s only because she can be very preoccupied with thoughts about money and finances.
Aquarius Mother – in –law (January 20 to February 18) - The Humanitarian in all Aquarius will probably keep this mother-in-law away from interfering in your marriage. She will be busy with her calendar events, hosting charity organisations, lunches and social gatherings. Despite her busy schedule, if you ever ask her for help, she will be there for you. Especially when it comes to teaching her grandchildren how to be confident and independent.
Pisces Mother – in –law (February 19 to March 20) - As a mother, Pisces needs to be able to do her bit around the house and help out as much as possible. While you may not want her constantly around the house, you can’t also refuse. So, a good suggestion would be to keep her a bit distant, while reminding her about how important and loved she is.