Woman Labels Drawers To Avoid MIL's Invasion Of Privacy

Alfe Mercado
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A woman labels her drawers to end her MIL's confusion and avoid awkward moments. But when her MIL finds out, she feels insulted and leaves to stay with her son. Now the woman is being berated by her BIL and her husband for causing a family feud. Was she in the wrong for labeling her drawers, or was her MIL unreasonable? Read on to find out.

Respect my privacy, MIL! 😒

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

No more prying eyes 👀 with labeled drawers 🗃️

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

Woman labels drawers to keep MIL out - genius idea! 🤯

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

Woman uses clever labeling trick to set boundaries with MIL 🏷️

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

Woman labels drawers to prevent MIL's invasion of privacy 🚪

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

Tense family drama unfolds with blame and apologies.

sandra2012atp | sandra2012atp

MIL invades privacy, DIL labels drawers, chaos ensues 🤯

A woman decides to label her drawers to avoid MIL's invasion of privacy. Despite having a sweet MIL, things got awkward when she noticed her going through her drawers looking for a charger or something. The woman found it invasive and embarrassing, especially when her MIL opened the wrong drawer with personal items. After going back and forth on the issue, the woman labeled her drawers to eliminate MIL's confusion. However, when her MIL visited again, she was offended and left to stay at her BIL's house. Now, the DIL is being blamed for the chaos. Read on to see what people are saying about this situation.

NTA. MIL snooped, lied, and manipulated. Firm boundaries needed.

newbeginingshey | newbeginingshey

Woman labels drawers to stop MIL's snooping, husband needs wake-up call 💤

photosbeersandteach | photosbeersandteach

Woman labels drawers to avoid MIL invasion of privacy 🚪🔒. Commenters agree this is next-level gaslighting, MIL's behavior is sick. NTA

Total-Being-4278 | Total-Being-4278

Suggestions of labeling drawers with provocative names for MIL 🤣

diablodeldragoon | diablodeldragoon

MIL's invasion of privacy uncovered, family drama ensues

beleif | beleif

MIL's invasion of privacy leads to labeling drawers. NTA.

Voldemar_H_Guerta | Voldemar_H_Guerta

NTA. MIL is nosey and rude. Set boundaries with charger access.

braw_mince | braw_mince

Make your MIL think twice before snooping with creative decoys. 😏

gastropodia42 | gastropodia42

NTA. MIL's invasion of privacy is unacceptable. DH needs to support.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Setting boundaries with in-laws 🚪🙅‍♀️

unjessicabiel_evable | unjessicabiel_evable

Labeling drawers to avoid MIL invasion sparks bedroom lock debate 💥

pfashby | pfashby

Protecting privacy from MIL with labeled drawers and locked doors. 👀

buffythebudslayer | buffythebudslayer

MIL snoops through drawers, gets mad when labeled. NTA wins.

KaliTheBlaze | KaliTheBlaze

Labeling drawers to keep MIL out of bedroom. NTA

Glassgrl1021 | Glassgrl1021

Set boundaries with a simple solution. 🚪🔒

SoundManBlue1988 | SoundManBlue1988

Labeling drawers to stop MIL's invasion of privacy 👍

the_mike_c | the_mike_c

Setting boundaries with invasive MIL 🚪🔒

DiamondHeist1970 | DiamondHeist1970

Labeling drawers to avoid MIL's invasion of privacy? 🤔

TA122278 | TA122278

MIL invaded privacy, OP labeled drawers, NTA. 🚪🔍

Sweetsmyle | Sweetsmyle

Labeling drawers to avoid MIL's invasion of privacy backfires. NTA.

HolyGonzo | HolyGonzo

Labeling drawers to avoid MIL's snooping catches her gaslighting. Possible memory issues.

Scary-Jeweler4984 | Scary-Jeweler4984

Standing up for your privacy is not wrong 👏

WolfMaiden18 | WolfMaiden18

Woman labels drawers to avoid MIL's invasion of privacy 🚪👀

_ashe | _ashe

Respect privacy boundaries 👀🚫 NTA wins the day

Intelligent_Stop5564 | Intelligent_Stop5564

Set clear boundaries with DH and MIL to stop invasion 👀

This_Performance_426 | This_Performance_426

Empathizing with the commenter's frustration towards their MIL's invasion of privacy.

Goddessofallnevery1 | Goddessofallnevery1

Labeling drawers saves MIL's feelings and avoids invasion of privacy. NTA 🙌

mnwilliams1999 | mnwilliams1999

Sassy labeling and a priceless complaint. 🤣 NTA.

MissAnth | MissAnth

Labeling drawers to avoid MIL invasion of privacy backfires. NTA. 🤷

maantre | maantre

Respect privacy boundaries 🚪🛏️ NTA

superfastmomma | superfastmomma

Awkward comment leads to condom-hiding discussion 🙈

Final_Commission4160 | Final_Commission4160

👍 Clever labeling to avoid MIL's snooping approved as NTA.

sbafuck | sbafuck

MIL invading privacy in bedroom? 🤔 NTA, but why?

Brainjacker | Brainjacker

Not the a-hole and seeking revenge 👀🔥

DubsAnd49ers | DubsAnd49ers

Creative solution to MIL's invasion of privacy 🤣

Wooster38685 | Wooster38685

Set boundaries and have fun with MIL's invasion of privacy 😏

KittKatt7179 | KittKatt7179

Labeling drawers to prevent invasion of privacy - justified or passive-aggressive? 😬

New-Acanthisitta-998 | New-Acanthisitta-998

Commenter expresses shock over situation with mother-in-law 👀

CoconutOilz4 | CoconutOilz4

Labeling drawers: a clever solution to MIL's nosiness! 😏

chickypee | chickypee

Husband's mom snoops, gets offended by labeled drawers 🤨

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Victory over snooping MIL with clever labeling. NTA. 🔍🚫

dm_me_parrot_pix | dm_me_parrot_pix

🚪Labeling drawers to stop MIL's snooping is a smart move. NTA.

No-Sheepherder-8537 | No-Sheepherder-8537

Setting boundaries with MIL through labeled drawers. 🚪

GlumPie8709 | GlumPie8709

Labeling drawers exposes MIL's snooping, NTA wins privacy battle 👏

Chi_chi_chikari | Chi_chi_chikari

Setting boundaries with in-laws is important. NTA. 🚪🔒

EmiliusReturns | EmiliusReturns

MIL's snooping is a power game. Don't apologize. NTA 💪

CremeDeMarron | CremeDeMarron

Curious commenter asks about DH in invasion of privacy situation 👀

LawMom2009 | LawMom2009

Don't fall for the 'looking for a charger' trick 😒⚡

FeetBowl | FeetBowl

Labeling drawers to keep MIL out, NTA and justified 🙌

SuebertDoo | SuebertDoo

MIL invades privacy, OP labels drawers, commenters agree: NTA 🚪👀

GreenGengar1982 | GreenGengar1982

Woman labels drawers to outsmart snooping MIL 🕵️‍♀️

ANALizethispease | ANALizethispease

👏👏👏 You go, hero! Not the a**hole here. 🙌

Just-Another-Poster- | Just-Another-Poster-

Families can be tough 🤷‍♀️ but NTA for setting boundaries 👍

higaroth | higaroth