As you well know, both the boys and I practice the Afro-Brazilian martial art of Capoeira. In 2019 all three of us attended our first batizado and Logan and I received our Capoeira Apelido. If you are new here and you are wondering why we chose Capoeira, check out these posts. Logan and I started training Capoeira in 2015. In the year we started, a grading or batizado was held, however, since we were both newbies, we skipped the grading. 2017 was another grading year, unfortunately, ... Read More about What is a Capoeira Apelido?
I haven't referred to you as my husband in 4 years, however, today seems appropriate, simply because it is the day of our divorce. On 16 June 2011, we were married. To be honest, I cannot even remember the exact time we said the 'I do's.' The day of our Divorce Eight years, five months and 17 days later, the day of our divorce (finally) arrived. It gives me so much pleasure to say, that as of today 03 December 2019 at 12:14, I am no longer married to you. I kind of expected ... Read More about A Letter to my Husband on the day of our Divorce
My ex filed a Rule 43 application, two-weeks after the family advocate recommended that the primary residence of Oli should be awarded to him. A Quick Recap: We separated at the end of 2015 and moved into separate homes in May 2016. He had no issues in 2016. None in 2017. In June 2018, he requested an investigation from the family advocate's offices, saying he is concerned about Oli's emotional and physical wellbeing. He then patiently waited two-and-a-half months for the ... Read More about Urgent Interim Relief | The Rule 43 Application
If you have received an unfavourable family advocate report, here's some good news: It is just a recommendation! Thanks for stopping by, if you are new here, there's a couple of posts you may want to check out: The what and why's of the family advocate.Interview day - what to expect and my own experience. What I did when I received an unfavourable recommendation. The day I received the Family Advocate Report I received the family advocate's report 2 days before my birthday, ... Read More about Family Advocate Report – It’s Just a Recommendation!
In a recent post, I gave a bit of background about the family advocates' involvement in a divorce proceeding. Today I'm going to give you a bit of background regarding the interview with the family advocate. Click here, if you need some information about the what's and why's relating to the family advocate. As a recap, the office of the family advocate is always involved in divorce proceedings where children are involved. If you are fortunate enough to have an amicable spouse, your ... Read More about What to Expect from your Interview with the Family Advocate