Kiki noun. Definition: An assembly or meeting, especially one held for the specific purpose of gossiping or chit-chat. "Let's have a kiki!"

Stick Man and the family tree

Stick Man and the family tree

For Situation Separation, TJ’s dad and I agreed to do some co-parenting. We decided to spend one weekend day a month as a three and do something lovely with the time. In the run-up to Christmas, a trip to see Stick Man on stage was just the ticket. It’s currently...
My First Shared Custody Christmas

My First Shared Custody Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like a shared custody Christmas … I’ve had some depressing Christmas Days. Like in 2006 when I was so incredibly hungover that I woke up only to eat one mouthful of turkey. Or, in 2014, when I drank way too much Prosecco just because I...
Pushy Parenting… Is That How You Do This?

Pushy Parenting… Is That How You Do This?

Pushy Parenting… I knew it would happen. I have high expectations from everyone in my life and TJ is no exception (sorry buddy!) So now I’m faced with the dilemma – when is it OK to start encouraging certain interests in our children and how do we avoid...
Situation Separation- Moving On

Situation Separation- Moving On

Situation Separation- It’s been three weeks since one door closed on my former life, and a couple of doors to places I would temporarily call home opened. With several cars and two vans loaded up with the tremendous amount of stuff we had accumulated over the...