If she is being that difficult, it may be better for you to just go with the terms of the standard parenting order as it determines how holidays and school breaks should be split up.
I agree with Ms. Hoffman and Ms. Reams. Furthermore. If she is whittling the time to below what is provided in the Decree, (and if you are not getting holidays or vacation time that suggests to me this may be the case but I can't tell from your question) then you may want to make sure you understand the process seeking to hold her in contempt. Local Court Rules may set out the procedure for requesting vacation time and holiday time and you should be careful that you are complying with these. A lawyer can insure you understand fully your rights and the local rules and the procedure for contempt, should your situation warrant it.
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Yes, that is exactly why that provision is in there. Contact a local family law attorney if you are not being allowed the guideline "minimum" time.
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When an arrangement different than the standard parenting order is made, there is almost always a provision where it would fall back to the standard schedule. If she won't even follow that, my recommendation would be that you document, document, document and then file a motion for contempt. If you do so, the court will order her to comply with the decree, whatever is there. You should definitely get in touch with a good family attorney in town.
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You need to hold her feet to the fire and present yourself for parenting time pursuant to the terms contained in your order. When she refuses, you file a contempt. You should also file for make up parenting time and request additional time.
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