Foster Care

“What made You want to do that?”

I have been asked that question hundreds of times by now. If you've been reading my blog, then you'll know that there is a story from my childhood that has led me to become a foster Mother. However, recently when asked I simply reply "why not?" I mean in all honesty, that's the real answer… Continue reading “What made You want to do that?”

Mom-Guilt, Sustainability

Mom Anxiety, A Memoir

In less than 24 hours I am going to be embarking on a journey that I've been waiting for, a few weeks now, my trip to Better Farm. Prior to road trips, vacations, etc. I am always anxiety-ridden. Some times are worse than others, but this specific trip is bringing out some of the strongest… Continue reading Mom Anxiety, A Memoir

Foster Care

Our Foster Care Journey

When Estelle was six months old or so, Josh casually walked through our living room and said "I think I'm ready to think about our second child". We had discussed throughout our relationship that our second child would be adopted and I was surprised that he was ready so soon. I surely was not. The… Continue reading Our Foster Care Journey