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Life is about to change, drastically.....

Gosh, where do I start? I won’t go into our history as I’m pretty sure that if you’re reading this, you know Drew and I pretty well.   293 more words


Emergency! Emergency!

It was the end of a long weekend, I’d just dropped “Kelly” home after her weekend of respite and was getting ready for a nice relaxing afternoon off before going back to work the next day when the phone rang. 492 more words

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Jo Jo's day in court

After a year in foster care, and 3 months after TPR, Jo Jo finally met her judge, the person who has controlled her fate since she was 5 weeks 5 days old. 166 more words

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It's Been Two Years

Today is our Adoption Day, the second anniversary of the adoption of our children.

I am once again amazed at what happened that day two years ago. 900 more words


From a Mother's Day Past

This blog will probably be a mix of the old and the new:  the happenings now with the things of the past. This year I promised myself that I was going to help my family give me the gift of the heart for Mother’s Day–an overnight weekend alone. 1,149 more words


I could never

I am a foster parent.

When people learn this, their first reaction is very often, “Wow.  Good for you!  I could never do that.”

I think I know what they mean. 232 more words

This is so good.

I must say, I am not a very “filtered” person, so I have asked those questions about boobies.