+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 12 of 12
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Canberra
    Posts
    269
    Thanks
    41
    Thanked
    27
    Reviews
    0

    Default Think I need to stop access

    Oh good, so he dropped the girls just now. 3 hours early, good thing I am at home as I had no idea. "Guess what mum, we stayed up till the morning each night!"

    He used dd2 mobile to call his girlfriend because he didn't have any credit! Omg I'm just to cranky to type

  2. #12
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    in my house
    Posts
    398
    Thanks
    38
    Thanked
    143
    Reviews
    0
    I don't know how your kids feel about seeing their biological father but from my experiences with my kids, no matter how bad they are, the kids still want to see see their father BUT they only want to see him in an environment that they feel safe in. So I put it to the ex that he could see them in my home (yeah, eww but for the kids sake's I'd tolerate him in my home) or we could meet at the park. The kids specified that they wanted me to be present so those were places I thought could work out for short-ish periods of time.

    The ex said no so it didn't end up happening.

    I grew up in a single parent family and I know what it is to love and be afraid of the non-present parent so I kind of get that kids need to know both halves of themselves. If your kids do want to see their father, can they input on what it would take to make them feel safe in his care?

    Good luck. Sucky situation and the easiest way out would be cutting contact but if your kids need to see him that wouldn't be the right choice. If they don't want to see him, easy! And try not to be too disheartened at your ex's lack of interest.

    EDIT: Just read your above post. What a horse's @ss. Wow. Double wow.
    Last edited by Willow; 18-11-2012 at 17:27.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Does anyone have access to medical journals...
    By Savingfishfromdrowning in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 18-08-2012, 13:22
  2. dad on drugs during access visit
    By poeonearth in forum Single Parents
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-08-2012, 18:36

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
Oil Layering for Firming and Toning Carmel's Beauty Secrets
Did you know that spreading an oil such as Almond Oil or Coconut Oil over your skin after bath or shower helps to alleviate cellulite and also tone and firm the skin?
This Beauty Guide will show you how!
featured supporter
Shapland Swim Schools
Semi private learn to swim classes for a maximum of 3 children in specialized heated teaching pools. Our swim schools are located across Brisbane, Ipswich and the Sunshine Coast, ensuring there's a school near you.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!