The Daughter-In-Law Rules, Sally Shields- The MIL Manager
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"Sally was a fantastic guest, compelling & most certainly entertaining, tackling one of the great subjects of our time in a way that made you not want to switch the radio off!"

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“Great guest! A topic every radio listener can relate to and Sally really brings a fun perspective to the discussion. Her energy and knowledge made for a terrific interview.”

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"Sally was great! Her energy and insights added an informative and fun element to a topic that most folks can relate to! Both men and women responded very favorably. I strongly recommend her as a guest, and will absolutely invite her back!”

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"Sally Shields has written the gold-standard in survival guides for any woman thinking about getting married. People are still talking about our interview weeks after the fact."

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Sample Media Release

How I Turned My Mother-in-Law From my Biggest Critic into My #1 Fan with a Scarf, a Shower Curtain, and Ghostwriter - and How You Can Too!

  • A Whopping 55% characterize their in-law relations as "Estranged" with intense discord, little to no affection and minimal contact
  • "Obligatory" is how 17% describe their relationships with their "MIL's"
  • 15% say they are "Cordial" to each other - but nothing more
  • 13% report a mix of both anxiety and tension...

Does it have to be that way? Absolutely not!

Sally "The Mother-in-Law Manager" Shields comes to the rescue with delightful and witty ways to deal with the other woman in your husband's life - his mom!

She will reveal:

  • How a scarf and shower curtain can turn your worst nightmare into your BFF [best friend forever!]
  • The Most Common Mistakes to avoid with your mother-in-law
  • Your mother-in-law is coming - no problem! 3 easy techniques to calm your nerves
  • 3 simple strategies that will eliminate all arguments with your husband in regards to his mother - forever!
  • A simple 4 step process to put the kibosh on jabs and zingers

Sally has helped thousands of daughters-in-law create more harmony at home through her book, The Daughter-in-Law Rules: 101 Surefire Ways to Manage (and Make Friends with) Your Mother-in-Law!

This is a hot topic!

Sally Shields is available for last minute interviews. Contact Sally Now!

Sample Interview Questions

For Sally Shields, author of The Daughter-in-Law Rules: 101 Surefire Ways to Manage (and Make Friends with) Your Mother-in-Law!

  • So Sally, why did you write this book?
  • Okay, so tell us how a scarf, a shower curtain and a ghost-writer turned your worst nightmare into your BFF!
  • You say that daughters-in-law make some common mistakes. What are they, and how can they either avoid them altogether, or correct them to improve the relationship?
  • You claim to have 3 basic strategies that will eliminate all arguments with your husband in regard to his mother- forever! Do tell!
  • Okay, so you have developed a really interesting 4-step process that you say any daughter-in-law can use to put the kibosh on jabs and zingers. Tell us about it!

To schedule an interview, CONTACT Sally

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