Nancy Colasurdo writes about A Sane Approach in her column "Game Plan" on FoxBusiness.com.  

Family and Friend Agreements: Awkward or Smart?

Let’s begin with a scenario happening all over the country these days. Your grown children graduate from college and move back home because they can’t find a job or have a job but aren’t earning enough to live on their own. You give them the nod to come back, but are a little nervous because you and your spouse have already become very comfortable living in the nest they long ago vacated.

The young adults, also used to living without supervision, return and since there are few guidelines laid down upfront, there is soon tension around chores, coming and going, and boundary issues.
That’s all just part of it, right? At least where I come from it is.



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