What to do in awkward family situations?
Smile while biting your tongue and walk away. If you can't walk away change the subject.
start a conversation
Dance to the song Dominic the Christmas donkey
Start drinking. Or you could tell funny stories about family members..
Spit out a good joke or story mate.(;
Go in a different room. Works for me!
Leave the room, say a joke, play on your phone, or go play a game w/ your friend/bro/sis.