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
In my home town, our electric company would send a notice to shut off power if and when your bill became 3 times your average monthly bill. So if my average bill was $100 and it reached $300 without being paid, then a shut-off notice would arrive in the mail. When this happened, and thankfully… Read More The Ex-Files – The Electric Bill
In the very beginning stages of my relationship with CP, not too long after I let him move into my apartment with me, I had to make a few small requests/suggestions/rules, whatever you want to call them. No dirty, smelly car parts in the house! He thought he should be able to store his smelly… Read More The Ex-Files – I Don’t Do Pockets!