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Let Us All Be The Change

Being a parent I often think about the future for my kids. How could I not? I think about what they will do with their lives, who they will enter relationships with, what struggles they will see, and if they will find their own happiness. 650 more words


I'm an ordinary lady who likes to write down experiences...part 1

I thought for awhile I would take a break from posting pictures and do something different on my blog. I am by no means a professional writer and I have long forgotten some if not most of what I learned in school about writing stories or the proper use of words, punctuation and sentence structure. 1,219 more words


Slip-Sliding Away

“Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end.”- John Lennon


It’s been a rough week. In foster care, they say that every case has a honeymoon period, and it’s true. 983 more words

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Our Many Plans

“Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the LORD’s purpose that prevails.”

Proverbs 19:21

A few years ago when I was in college, I attended a Fellowship of Christian Athletes meeting. 249 more words

I'm selfish...

I’m pretty much freaking out about Friday. The permanency hearing to decide the future of our foster babies will start at 9 a.m. that morning and I am seriously not sure at this point if I will make it until then! 184 more words

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For Real?!

I had to discipline my foster daughter for the first time last night and her actual words were, “For Real?!” Technically she isn’t fully in my house yet. 301 more words



About six months ago my family and I decided to embark on the journey of fostering a teenage girl who also happens to be a friend of my middle son. 510 more words