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Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-04-2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 782
Posted By montlake
I have a 3 year non-compete, with a 100 mile...

I have a 3 year non-compete, with a 100 mile radius. Though my business has moved to calling them "Non-Piracy" agreements because the clause about working in the same field is near impossible to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-04-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By montlake
You will need specifics on a house to get an...

You will need specifics on a house to get an insurance quote. There are no averages. As far as payable monthly or yearly, that depends on the company, but most allow monthly payments to my knowledge.
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   02-03-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 15,644
Posted By montlake
That's weird, the OP is missing.

That's weird, the OP is missing.
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   02-01-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 15,644
Posted By montlake
Only if there is an adoption.

Only if there is an adoption.
Forum: Single Parenting   01-31-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By montlake
Do you know how to contact him? If not Texas law...

Do you know how to contact him? If not Texas law allows notification by newspaper, which he probably won't see. Then you would file a petition with the court to terminate his rights, this can be...
Forum: Single Parenting   01-31-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 566
Posted By montlake
This is from the TX Attorney General's website ...

This is from the TX Attorney General's website
If you are not married to the mother of your child, you must establish paternity – either by signing an Acknowledgment of Paternity (AOP) with the...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   01-26-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,093
Posted By montlake
I don't agree with out in the norm sex is for...

I don't agree with out in the norm sex is for younger girls these days, but I also don't agree with TRYING to find the predator in every male. So I am trying to be middle of the road in my thinking....
Forum: Parenting   01-13-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,512
Posted By montlake
I totally agree that if your husband is not...

I totally agree that if your husband is not comfortable with it, then no way should you do it.
 
I wonder if her child is having some separation anxiety and she thinks if he sees a friend he likes...
Forum: Women's Health   01-10-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,081
Posted By montlake
I still have it in my late 30's and have had no...

I still have it in my late 30's and have had no problems other than a small gap between my teeth. i choose the small gap over having someone cut me.
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   12-29-2010, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 722
Posted By montlake
Oooh I don't agree with that at all. Doing...

Oooh I don't agree with that at all. Doing something "fun" with everyone but him is only going to make things worse.  Also I strongly feel that shunning is cruel and never called for. Now, if...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-20-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 500
Posted By montlake
We do the same as many other. No tie between...

We do the same as many other. No tie between allowance and chores. But he can get extra $ for odd jobs. Like if there is extra yard work to be done or any kind of spring cleaning project.
Forum: Organize & Declutter   12-16-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 100
Posted By montlake
Can you share how you have organized your...

Can you share how you have organized your workspace/supplies? No matter what I try I still feel it is too crowded and cluttered.
Forum: Organize & Declutter   12-16-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,163
Posted By montlake
We LOVE stockings at our house. Even the grown...

We LOVE stockings at our house. Even the grown ups get their own filled stocking. For our son and my husband I usually get the old mom standby gift of a package of socks. I put half in each...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-12-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,326
Posted By montlake
That seems like an awfully random convoluted...

That seems like an awfully random convoluted thing to try to set someone up for. Maybe he didn't receive a piece of mail at some point and he thought/or someone planted the thought that maybe you...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-11-2010, 09:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,326
Posted By montlake
I guess I still don't get what the accusation...

I guess I still don't get what the accusation would be I guess. What is the problem with his mail going to where he lives?
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-06-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,595
Posted By montlake
On the liability issue, you may not be liable...

On the liability issue, you may not be liable for all those people or you may. A court would decide that. Point being, you will have to defend yourself up to the point that the courts decides. Which...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-06-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,361
Posted By montlake
Yeah I ended up with soooo many categories to...

Yeah I ended up with soooo many categories to cover stuff like that but that is just what works for me. I like the health stuff you mentioned, we have a budgeted about for Dr. visits and...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-06-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,361
Posted By montlake
If you can afford it, I highly recommend...

If you can afford it, I highly recommend mvelopes.com (I think it is $30something a quarter).  After years of going kicking and screaming into budgeting, that is what I started using after I got all...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-05-2010, 06:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,361
Posted By montlake
When I started, I downloaded 3-4 months of info...

When I started, I downloaded 3-4 months of info from the bank. I tossed out any one-off things (like your car down payment) to get a baseline of what we had been spending in each category, per...
Forum: Parenting   11-22-2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,540
Posted By montlake
My parents split when I was in the 1st Grade. I...

My parents split when I was in the 1st Grade. I never wished they stayed together, and at the same time I never felt "relief" that they split. It was what it was. I was not traumatized by it. I had...
Forum: Single Parenting   11-15-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,192
Posted By montlake
As a place of business though, I can't imagine...

As a place of business though, I can't imagine they wouldn't tell her that disputes are between her and him and have nothing to do with them. It sucks but the burden can't be on a business like this...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   11-15-2010, 09:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,532
Posted By montlake
Is he self-administering his ADD medication? I...

Is he self-administering his ADD medication? I ask because I have a teen who is on anti-depressants and other psych drugs. But originally he was on ADD medication that he was responsible for taking...
Forum: Parenting   11-12-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,864
Posted By montlake
My vote is yes, put your foot down with DP. It...

My vote is yes, put your foot down with DP. It WAS an accident. Both you and your DP are projecting a lot of malicious intent in your words. I know it is hard when a kid has an accident in someone...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-12-2010, 06:22 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,527
Posted By montlake
You can add me. We are getting everything done...

You can add me. We are getting everything done in Pre-Step 1 this month. Next month I have some expenses I have been saving for (like some work on the car, etc) Then will be starting on BS1 as of...
Forum: Parenting   11-12-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,741
Posted By montlake
I don't think any advice here is going to be of...

I don't think any advice here is going to be of any help. I've followed your other threads and your mother's behaviour is quite insane. I think you know that she will not relent in any way and is...
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