I thought about the things that have been really useful in our fostering journey and shared them with you in hopes that it will give you something to do while you wait, and prepare your house and yourself for you life and heart to change drastically!
I am not sure anyone has ever asked us this, but the obvious reason is for the kids. There is a ridiculous amount of kids in the foster system, and you may think that you don’t know any kids in foster care, or any foster parents, but chances are pretty high that you do. You […]
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.