Okay, Part 2. In Part 1 I focused on the actual dollar amounts of international and private domestic adoption and how these were so limiting to us that they led us to adoption through foster parenting. In Part 2 I'll let you in on a secret. Little did we know, the 'cost' of this path would be … Continue reading The Cost of Fostering & Adoption … (Part 2)
Lately, I've been getting more and more questions about our experience as foster and adoptive parents. Some are searching for God's plan for their own family in foster parenting and adoption. Some are just wanting to get involved in supporting others. So I thought I would lay out some of the questions I've fielded and the … Continue reading The Cost of Fostering & Adoption … (Part 1)
There are nights after my husband and I get the boys into bed we look at each other and one of us will say, "They have no idea what we go through." We are usually referring to something that occurred regarding disability or a medical need. And it usually includes something pretty harrowing or disgusting … Continue reading They have no idea …
Recently I was asked to write something about myself. A "Bio". My first thought was, "What the heck's a bio?" After I decided a bio was a few sentences about myself and what it is I do in life, I thought, "Just what is it I do?" Pretty much I wipe a couple butts, test … Continue reading Who Am I???