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Good News from every direction

Friends, life has been great lately. No one says a great life is easy or relaxing, though. I am one tired woman!

First of all I am wait-listed for graduate school. 765 more words



Going into this process I felt confident that we were going to be good (maybe even great) parents. We would over-come challenges and nurture whatever child came into our home. 319 more words


Let People Wonder

I’m an over-explainer. I feel if I don’t clarify something then the person I’m talking to wont truly understand. It’s a fear of being misunderstood. I’m learning to let that go through fostering. 182 more words



I can’t tell you how much I tried to prepare only to be blindsided about a dozen times each week. Everything is SO new. We are blessed to have an incredible community who has offered nothing but love and support. 198 more words


The Journey Begins

Seven years ago I never thought my life would look like this. I wanted to travel, stay single forever, and be a wandering artistic nomad. I had no plans to “settle down” and domesticate myself. 254 more words


What is Fostering Like?

I’ve had a lot of people ask me what fostering is like and I can confidently say:

Parenting someone else’s child is the hardest thing I’ve ever done. 169 more words


Fearless, Ferocious, Unreasonable Love

I know, I know. I’m a terrible blogger. Last you heard from me I was waiting to be approved as a foster parent, and it’s eight months later and I’m on my second placement, who has been with me for almost two months! 2,329 more words