10 things to buy before a foster placement

Top 10 items to buy before you get your first foster child placement.

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!
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Why in the world did we become foster parents?

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…
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6 questions to ask when you get a call about a foster placement

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……
Foster Care Tips

I was supposed to keep that smelly, stuffed, poodle?! Some things I wish I knew before becoming a foster parent.

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.
Fostering a Sibling Group of 3 Three


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.