I was in the same situation about a year ago. Our mediator did not work for us, so we had a Guardian Ad Litem appointed. I also convinced my ex to attend counseling with a family therapist, who was able to educate him about...
I went to one well baby check up and haven't returned - dd is 21 months old. I do sometimes wonder what kind of response I will get when I do take her in some day when she's very ill.
I have made it my business to know what is...
I am so thrilled for you! I can just read in your post how happy you are and how good you feel about this newly worked out schedule. Good for you!! (I'm a little envious as well! )
Your daughter will really benefit.
I love This American Life too! The one about the Tooth Fairy is brilliant . . .
What a great idea to read Sedaris aloud to one another. I'll have to try that one, it's sounds like great fun.
Having lived in Seattle through my twenties and the height of the 'grunge rock' era, this one hits close. Alice in Chains is probably the most respected of those bands from that period (in Seattle anyway). I remember knowing about...
I think all the research that finds that kids from single parent families don't do as well are confounding single parenthood with poverty and/or stress.
Raven67 - those 'studies' are a very hot topic for me! ...