So now that you have found the right guy, it is time to take the next step and that is meeting your in-laws.
Meeting your in-laws for the first time surely gives you jitters and you feel as if you are going to crack a deal.
When you are meeting them for the first time ever, here are a few things that you should keep in mind:
1. Get to know about them
You may not be knowing everything about them, but surely you have a good source. Have a little chat with your partner about his family. Ask him about their likes and dislikes. This will help you have a good conversation with them.
2. Dress well
When his family meets you for the first time, they will be automatically judging you by your physical appearance initially. Make sure you make this first impression great. Dress in your best clothes, groom your hair and nails really well. His family may have a lot of members, and they may give you long stares, noticing each and everything. Pick up a dress that fits well into their panorama of an ideal girl. It could be ethnic or western, it should suit your body type.
3. Get them something
Make an extra effort by going for some shopping for your future in-laws. You can buy small gifts for each of his family members, depending on their age or choices (if you get to know from him). You can also take a big hamper and put in different things if you get stuck selecting gifts for everyone.
4. Prep up for a different experience
For obvious reasons, it will be an all-new experience for you. You never really know how your in-laws will act around you. They may ask you strange questions or just sit there smiling and staring at you. Before the meeting, make sure you mentally prepare yourself for everything that could possibly happen, good or bad.
5. Ask him to act as a support
When you are going to meet his family, you will obviously be going along with your partner. Ask him for help! Tell him to support you whenever he feels that you are stuck or are actually not responding in the right way. These hints will help you have a great meeting.
6. Say bye with a smile
When you are leaving, have a smile on your face. Let them know that it was great meeting them and you are looking forward to meeting them again.