When we first moved here to SW Missouri, I was on State Aid. When my youngest child started school, I entered the work force. I was on State Aid for about 3 years. After a few months of moving here, I was called in to interview with Child Services regarding the collection of Child Support… Read More The Ex-Files – Child Support
My ex always tried to make ME look dumb. He questioned everything I said, laughed when I voiced my opinion and made fun of things I said. One time he laughed and made fun of me for saying the word “worsh” instead of “wash.” I have never in my life said “worsh” so he just… Read More The Ex-Files – Stymied By The ABC’s
When my daughter started Kindergarten, I was thrilled because she was lucky enough to have been placed in the class with the best teacher she could have had. Her name was Mrs. Hummel if I remember correctly. She was fantastic! She showed a genuine love for the kids and made every day a day full… Read More The Ex-Files – Father’s Day Brunch
It had been an extremely busy day! I was running a Day Care in our home so that I could pay the rent and put food on the table. Since CP wasn’t working I really had no choice. He was too good to go out and find a job, any job, to keep our heads… Read More The Ex-Files – You Can’t Cut Noodles In A Bowl!
The last few months with my ex were a bit stressful but my baby sister was there. She and her son, a baby at the time, needed a place to stay. I don’t recall the situation that led to that need, but she moved in with us. CP didn’t have a problem with it. I… Read More The Ex-Files – Cowardice
We had a ritual back in the day. On payday, we would either go out and eat pizza at our favorite place in town or I would call and order the pizza, then pick it up. This particular payday, I ordered the pizza and planned to go pick it up 40 minutes later, when they… Read More The Ex-Files – Pay Day Pizza