Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner: 7 Family Personalities that Can Ambush Your Holiday Gathering
You know the scene. You’ve spent weeks planning for the special day – your family’s annual holiday gathering. You splurged on an organic bird big enough for leftovers. Aunt Sarah is bringing the dressing. Brother Bob is in charge of the bar. Even the kids have been assigned tasks.
Your brother who likes to drink has one too many. Before dinner even starts, he explodes and leaves in a huff.
Your aunt, the educator, launches into a history lesson when engaged in conversation and your guests’ eyes glaze over.
And you, hurt by a sibling’s criticism, hide in the bathroom and cry.
It was supposed to be the perfect family holiday gathering! What happened?