Awkward Family Conversations


Jared Belcher, Ben Shoun, & Brett Moore

For many families, the holiday season brings with it several extended family gatherings. Almost inevitably, some comments and questions will be made that will make us a little uncomfortable. Whether a personal comment- like, "When are you going to have kids?" or a political one- like, "Can you believe what the president did this week?" These gatherings can be awkward. How should we respond to those moments? As we head into Thanksgiving and Christmas, here are our thoughts on how to handle awkward family conversations.