Category Archives: fathers

Happy Father’s Day, Gary!

The kids will arrive home this evening, and I know that means I won’t have time to craft a Father’s Day post this weekend. So here it is, a few days early. Over nearly four years together, I have grown … Continue reading

Posted in Father's Day, fathers, Gary, kids, love | 6 Comments

Anniversary Post: "Best Interests"

One year ago today, I deleted a blog called Athena and started The Smirking Cat. One of the last posts on Athena was titled “Best Interests”, and it kicked off a childish drama of bitter comments, insults, and accusations (and … Continue reading

Posted in custody, divorce, fathers, kids, kids' rights, mothers | 15 Comments

Baby Bonding (and the usual hockey)

I hate when we sleep in later than I had wanted to, but when I woke up initially at 6 AM, I took a bleary look around the dim room and decided I was comfy right where I was, cuddled … Continue reading

Posted in family court, fathers, hockey, kids, Tampa Bay Lightning | 8 Comments