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A- Audible Actions

Children often imitate the actions of their parents. Most of us grow up to be very much like our parents. My children love to play pretend. 196 more words

Devotional Life

How Foster Care Wrecked My Life

Yes. I said it. It wrecked. My. Life. I’ve never said it before because foster parenting is viewed as such a great thing and any time you mention your family dynamics (that your parents are foster parents) people gush over how wonderful that is and how they are doing something just amazing. 1,221 more words


Are you mom?

I never thought about how hard simple question could be. While I understand that in some cases I have another word before Mother but at the end of the day whether it be for a few days, months, years, or a lifetime I am still Mother. 372 more words

Foster Parenting

The Family Meeting {Positive Discipline}

I recently read through Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen for some training hours and I really can’t say enough about how much it’s simplified our parenting. 591 more words

Foster Parenting

Foster Parent FAQ

Are you adopting?!?!?

Well, yes. And no. There are a million and one things that happen when a kid is in foster care. Adoption is the very last one of those things. 641 more words

Foster Parenting

Part Two: Friday Evening

Back to my horrendous day last Friday, here’s the second half of my day.

(Which, now that I’ve had some time, doesn’t seem as awful as I thought it was when it was happening.  696 more words

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