Parents your dating a

11 Apr

This goes without saying — toxic parents will judge your every move, which leads to inevitable drama.

If you’re in a healthy relationship, you should trust your SO.Although having toxic parents (or an SO with toxic parents) makes it difficult to date, it can make your relationship that much more important.“My mom is emotionally abusive and it definitely affects my dating dynamics,” says Emma*, a junior at the University of Alabama.“She would be nice to my face and then he would tell me things that would take me aback,” she says.“It was a constant argument in our relationship that he wouldn't stick up for me enough when his family would say things that were absolutely crazy, so we got to a breaking point.” If your SO is blind to his family’s pettiness, it’s probably time to move on.