+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 23
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    108
    Thanks
    55
    Thanked
    53
    Reviews
    0

    Default Would you drop a child off without 'permission'?

    I need advice as to what to do.

    In short, my ex partner is jerko numero uno. I go to TAFE 3 days a week, and my ex uses this time to have visitation of our 15 month old.

    Yesterday I was 15 minutes late to pick him up, and now ex says that 'bad behaviour needs to be punished, I'm not looking after him tomorrow.' And I need him looked after today. He is late all the time by the way.

    Would you just go to his house with DS and drop him off anyway? I know his neighbours well, they are friends of his family, so I am considering going over there if he refuses and saying, when ex is ready to pick him, he's very welcome to do so, until then I'm dropping him off here. (DS knows them).

    Or should I not go and try quick smart to organise FDC for him?

    I am leaning towards option two, but I am so mad!!!!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    7,054
    Thanks
    6,263
    Thanked
    5,482
    Reviews
    4
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - Most posts for the week ending 5/6/2014
    I would definitely go with option 2.

    Sent from my GT-I9505 using The Bub Hub mobile app

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to peanutmonkey For This Useful Post:

    mrswhitehouse  (21-03-2014)

  4. #3
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    108
    Thanks
    118
    Thanked
    39
    Reviews
    9
    I'd go option 2 as mad as I would be your DS doesn't need to be in the middle of you two

  5. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to gumnutbaby For This Useful Post:

    mrswhitehouse  (21-03-2014),VicPark  (20-03-2014)

  6. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    403
    Thanks
    105
    Thanked
    167
    Reviews
    0
    So your "bad behaviour" needs to be a punishment on your child.... Yeah so that makes sense..

    I would probably just do the fdc if possible.

  7. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to grooviechic35 For This Useful Post:

    Busy-Bee  (20-03-2014),Mummy Potato  (20-03-2014)

  8. #5
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    108
    Thanks
    55
    Thanked
    53
    Reviews
    0
    I should say that my friend has offered to help out for the second half of the day, but I feel bad bothering her, and I am also mad that other people have to pick up the slack for the ex. Also, my house is in a messy state and I have to clean it.

    I think I'll go with that option.

    I just needed to vent!

    I'm thinking of stopping visitation actually, until we go to mediation. I am sick of him and his ways. Because this whole skipping visitation to punish me thing is ridiculous. He tells me visitation is a help to me!!! Well yes, but the purpose of it wasn't to do me a favour.

  9. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    108
    Thanks
    55
    Thanked
    53
    Reviews
    0
    He's not enrolled in fdc, but I need to enrol as it seems. I thought we had agreed on not sending DS to daycare while he was young, but apparently not.

  10. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    4,703
    Thanks
    1,373
    Thanked
    2,682
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Please make sure you record all of this childish behaviour.

  11. #8
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    1,106
    Thanks
    455
    Thanked
    455
    Reviews
    14
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    What an immature moron. Yep option 2.

  12. The Following User Says Thank You to Jenga For This Useful Post:

    mrswhitehouse  (21-03-2014)

  13. #9
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Posts
    520
    Thanks
    23
    Thanked
    162
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    My god, I wouldn't want to drop my child off with someone who so obviously has control issues. I would be looking at FDC for your tafe days, as I think this would be a safer environment.

    And I would be making a note of this interaction, as I think it's important to be raised at mediation.

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to cakeish For This Useful Post:

    mrswhitehouse  (21-03-2014)

  15. #10
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    my house
    Posts
    18,232
    Thanks
    1,440
    Thanked
    7,854
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Gish, I can't even imagine a 15 month old needing to be punished???

    My daughter is 15 months old!

  16. The Following User Says Thank You to BigRedV For This Useful Post:

    mrswhitehouse  (21-03-2014)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Is specific permission required?
    By Kate P in forum Research Help
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 18-01-2014, 15:58
  2. BLW - when did yours drop feeds?
    By callmedragon22 in forum Weaning & Starting solids
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 02-07-2013, 15:22
  3. When to drop third nap?
    By mummyChubbles in forum Babies (7 - 12 months)
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 28-04-2013, 07:52

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Hunter Women's Health CentreHunter Women’s Health Centre care for women of all ages, in the full spectrum of their gynaecologic and obstetric ...
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›