I see some things asked in support groups over and over, and this is one of them: “What has been the most beneficial question you’ve asked about a possible placement?” For us personally, we asked only one thing with our first placement… what is their medical condition and when will you bring them over? We […]
I personally wouldn’t throw away that smelly, stuffed poodle, you can ask them if you can wash it though! That may be a big NO and respect the kiddos wishes, because it may be the only thing that reminds them of home.
Then… she sent me pictures. I sent them to my husband and fought him for a while on it but then realized, they had grabbed our hearts and as my husband has said before, this is what we were meant to do.
We didn’t wait long after getting our foster license before we were placed with two adorable toddler sisters. However, just saying those words, “placed” are missing so much. It is so much more than a placement, it is an upheaval of our life as we knew it and so much more love in our hearts […]