Browsing Category Foster Care

One Word Changed Lives

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Tonight we had a wonderful evening with our foster baby and his mom. For those of you who may know how the foster system works, a story like ours is quite unusual. In the past, we typically treasured the anonymity that comes from not knowing the biological parents and them not knowing who we were. There's ...

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One Word Changed A Life

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

In a recent post, I mentioned that our family had recently grown, as we had welcomed in a second foster child into our home. When we first received the call, our initial reaction wasView post

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Healing Hearts

Sunday, September 6, 2015

When our first two foster children (Little and Littlest as I nicknamed them), came to us over a year ago, I was sure my heart had reached it's capacity to love. They grabbed a hold of my heart, and to this day, a large part of my heart still belongs to them. Once they left us, months went ...

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Fostering Life

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Hi friends! At the end of last week, we were asked if we would be willing to take in a second foster child. I will probably share some of this story at some point, but for now, the most important part is that we now have two little ones we are fostering!  It's super exciting, but it's also ...

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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Nowadays, few things make me happier than coming home to our precious foster baby. I know our time is limited and there will be a day when mom and baby will be reunited. But for now, we dance. I scoop him up into my arms every couple of nights, put Pandora on, and dance the night away. ...

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The Dreamer Inside

Saturday, July 25, 2015

As I sit here pondering my thoughts, I can’t help but notice the aching feeling I have inside. There’s so much I wish to do in my lifetime and I don’t know where to start. Here are just a few of the things on my bucket list: Write a book Be a part of restoring girls lives who ...

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