• Why Is It My Job To Help My Kid Buy Christmas Gifts For My Ex-Husband?

    7 monthes ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Driving to school last week, I asked my 11-year-old whether she had thought about getting Christmas gifts for her dad and stepmom. As usual, no, she hadn't (because she is 11 and more concerned about spending her limited funds on stuff for her friends). So, like I do every year, I said I'd give her some money to make sure my ex and his wife get something from her under the tree.
    After I dropped her off, I started to feel resentful. Why do I do this? My ex and I split soon after I became pregnant and we are definitely not on friendly terms by any means. I'm fortunate that my daughter loves...
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