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Since our move, we’ve been decorating, really getting Blitzen engaged in her room but also in the decor of the apartment at large.  We’re adding some photos of her and her family in addition to the many that we have of her, putting them in  frames and hanging up around the house.  154 more words


30DB: 30. One thing you're excited for

Honestly, I’m kind of excited for this 30 day blog challenge to be over!  I mean, I enjoy writing, but I just don’t have much of anything interesting to share- certainly not enough to write daily.  561 more words

Two Weeks

It’s been two weeks and I feel like I should have something really profound to say by now. But I don’t. Little firefly left us on July 3. 197 more words


The end is in sight!

I know, I know, it wasn’t that long ago that I was complaining about how I felt this process was never going to end.  Well, I’m seeing the light at the end of the tunnel now and I’m having trouble containing my excitement!   374 more words

Foster Parenting

Blogger's Guilt

It’s hard not to feel guilty.

Following the A-to-Z Blog Challenge I took during the month of April, my new goal for this blog was to publish a post two or three times each week.   794 more words


you shouldn't have to say goodbye in a parking lot

It’s the most common thing people say to me about foster parenting. That it would be hard to give them back. That saying goodbye, letting them go, would be too hard. 96 more words


cookie love

“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.”
-Mark Twain

Outside Kiwi House it is a beautiful day: rolling green hills, a tickling breeze, the warmth of the sun. 360 more words