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Busting the “Rotten Kid” Myth

Years ago when we were starting our foster care journey, a mentor took me in his office and closed the door. “I’m really not understanding why you want to do this,” he said. “Those kids are in care of the … Continue reading

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Five Key Questions Before The Journey

This past year was all about preparation for our family. But, for what? We knew that we’d be welcoming new children into our home. We didn’t know by which path. There are many different avenues to explore on the foster … Continue reading

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A Letter In the Mail Part 2

Our journey in foster care began several years ago with a letter in the mail. This week, it ended in the same way. As I unlocked the mailbox at the central mail facility in our neighborhood, I saw the big … Continue reading

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A Sick Day

Little guy had a stomach bug, so we stayed home yesterday. Just he and I. I have to admit, sick days are the one part of parenting that I can’t get used to. I think this is only the second … Continue reading

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The Adventure of Batman and Superman

Saturday. The first really normal one. Mom and dad both home. But definitely not boring. It’s been a day on the go with new experiences. Our really good friends from A-town swung by this morning as they were passing through … Continue reading

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