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Forum: Single Parenting   07-27-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By JordanKX
I've voiced my potential cancelling of the order...

I've voiced my potential cancelling of the order to my case-worker, and Zebra... I understand it. I hear it in their voices, this change in their tone like... We Are FIGHTING for your child, why...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-23-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By JordanKX
Why do you have a child support order?

My original thought here was... Help me on cancelling my order.

but I realized.. I don't care so much about my issue. I know my issue.

I want to be reminded WHY child-support is out there;...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-23-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By JordanKX
Thank you all SO much! And I'm seeing the same...

Thank you all SO much! And I'm seeing the same thing repeated... he just wants to know where he's going. That that, more than anything, is likely the frustration he had that night -- and hasn't had...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-15-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By JordanKX
When to talk to your kiddos about it...

I'll preempt this with... I think I made a mistake today talking to my sister in from out of town. We were too close to the kids and I know my son overheard us and I Tried to get my sister to Stop...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-15-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By JordanKX
Well you can tell I'm struggling with words......

Well you can tell I'm struggling with words... "boundaries" is exactly what I was missing. Not "separation", not like we're not living together, just setting boundaries. Now I can Google on that...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-13-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By JordanKX
Single Mom and 5yr old son - need help Separating and helpful wording

-- Also posted in ChildhoodYears... but might be more of Single-Parenting issue --

Single-Mom and 5yr old Son need to Separate a bit. Need some helpful wording
I'm a single-mom and my son is...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-13-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By JordanKX
NC still requires a year of separation, but you...

NC still requires a year of separation, but you can back-track that if there's a legal change of residence (if a spouse had a different address on a power bill or license); something to prove you...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-13-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 364
Posted By JordanKX
Single-Mom and 5yr old Son need to Separate a bit. Need some helpful wording

I'm a single-mom and my son is almost 6yrs old. We are such a loving house; we love to snuggle and kiss and wrestle. When I pick him up from his summer program.... he always says, Mom, I have to tell...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-19-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By JordanKX
Kinda makes me want to get a pet or something so...

Kinda makes me want to get a pet or something so he can understand the cycle of life first-hand, and I know that will come with time. We're just not ready for a pet. But that's where it all starts...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-19-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,338
Posted By JordanKX
I'm the OP on this, but that was 2 yrs ago and my...

I'm the OP on this, but that was 2 yrs ago and my situation has drastically changed (I moved 2500 miles away). But I think this is a great answer for Kata07. Maybe this is what Mom is doing for...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-19-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By JordanKX
Asiago: I love your response... this is exactly...

Asiago: I love your response... this is exactly what I try to do: Answer the specific questions :) And man, there are A Lot of questions!

It's more his "fear" that I worry about. I don't know why...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-17-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By JordanKX
How to talk about death & dying (5yo kinda obsessed)

My son's school is right next to a graveyard. His curiosity with "dead people" started before that, but since the school is Right There.. he's always asking. Always wants to drive through.. and I've...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-12-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By JordanKX
I'll start... This weekend I was with my best...

I'll start...
This weekend I was with my best childhood friend and her young kiddos. She is going through a divorce. And our kiddos were playing together, I was watching from way behind...
Her...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-12-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By JordanKX
Single Parenting - Just Livin'

Can we do something simple...
I notice that often I just want to connect with other moms but not necessarily open a new thread. Maybe my news isn't That big, or maybe I'm just venting...
But...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   10-12-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By JordanKX
I have his IEP and the goals are measureable......

I have his IEP and the goals are measureable... "will use front sounds to 60%, will use S/T/W to 50%"... some that are general, some that are quite specific. When we had his IEP meeting at the end of...
Forum: North and South Carolina and Tennessee   10-09-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By JordanKX
Coming in here 5 months later.... hope you've...

Coming in here 5 months later.... hope you've found a place to move!
BUT if you're still looking...

Asheville, and even surrounding areas, are becoming increasingly expensive. Not as much as...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   10-09-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By JordanKX
difficulties communicating with the school speech pathologist

Looking for some advice here on communicating with my son's SLP through the school district... especially if you are an SLP, just so I have an idea of how much I'm bugging her, and why we're having...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-09-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,022
Posted By JordanKX
I really need to stop sharing these types of...

I really need to stop sharing these types of things with my mother! Because she got stuck on the annoyance today too! :) And I'm smiling as I write this. I hear her (and kinda feel it, when I'm in my...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-08-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,022
Posted By JordanKX
PLUS.. my lawyer friend just confirmed that NO,...

PLUS.. my lawyer friend just confirmed that NO, NC will not allow voluntary removal of parental rights unless in the case of adoption. So, it's not even a possibility. I'll be sure to tell my mother!...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-08-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,022
Posted By JordanKX
well, it's really a nauseating idea. I'm not...

well, it's really a nauseating idea. I'm not happy even mentioning it.
But I didn't consider that there might have to be a secondary party... that would make sense. Especially in a fundamentally...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-08-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,022
Posted By JordanKX
I'm taking this quote out of context, to be...

I'm taking this quote out of context, to be sure... BUT my mother (who is not a huge fan of XP) recently mentioned... what about asking him to give up his parental rights?

gulp.

I considered...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   10-05-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By JordanKX
This weekend has been a chore at home. I really...

This weekend has been a chore at home. I really think he's all about "holding it" (big boys hold it, apparently) and he's lost the... when you gotta go... GO! And Run and TRY. No, he just holds it...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   10-05-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By JordanKX
what's going on that is the problem? Cause I have...

what's going on that is the problem? Cause I have a 5yo only home in the afternoon, and a thread going for that balance. And the ladies have written me some good ideas and I'm working on changing...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   10-05-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By JordanKX
I love this idea! I'm big on cooking and he loves...

I love this idea! I'm big on cooking and he loves to help in the kitchen. Plus this kiddo is obsessed with maps (we made a big move from Oregon to NC last year and he followed the GPS the entire time...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-03-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By JordanKX
Hugs to you Desert. Everyone has baggage and...

Hugs to you Desert.
Everyone has baggage and you can be loved and deserve love. The kiddos and their life should and will be your priority, I'm sure....the herpes will come up later. I'd research...
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