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Life in Hades

My life is in shambles at the moment and so I decided to write it all out so I can attempt to make sense of the madness that has become reality. 1,106 more words


"But They Don't Look Like You": Adventures in Explaining our Mulitcolored Family


I am a white mamma. I am blindingly, florescently, practically translucent in my white skin. I have to wear SPF all year round, and I apply 70 in the summer. 618 more words


Heart, Mind, Soul...and Body

If I could tell prospective foster parents just one thing, I would tell them this:

It will cost you everything…every thing.

I want you to stop, and I want you to think about the things you value the most. 1,296 more words

Foster Care

Alone & Stubborn

Forgive me for not posting more frequently!  KK is so much work these days, and I find myself so done by the end of the day that I do well to get the house picked up.  1,109 more words

Foster Parenting

Visiting our house

So yesterday N came to our house for a day visit. She was thrilled she was coming over but of course nervous too. M2 gave her the grand house tour and we had lunch. 675 more words


take heart

There’s an event coming up that we are planning… and I am so excited I can’t stop thinking about it!  It is so very dear to my heart. 251 more words

Foster Parenting

Finally Catching Up

I’m still alive, albeit buried under a mound of laundry, household chores, work, shows, and garden produce.

Garden Update

Yowza.  I don’t even know where to begin with my garden updates.   738 more words

Backyard Chickens