WIC and Foster ChildrenHope to Home

WIC for Foster Children: 5 Key Tips for Utilizing WIC

The topic of using WIC for foster children comes up often in fostering Facebook groups. In short, WIC is a government program that provides free food or formula for low-income families and foster kids. See the definition below. Some people have…
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Quick Mother's Day Craft for Kids: Free Printable!

Quick Mother's Day Craft for Kids. This printable is quick and easy. A great one if you need something fast, easy and super cute! You only need to download, print, cut and assemble! It is also perfect for foster parents to help their child make…
love being an older mom

What I love about being an older mom

I am getting older, but I don’t feel that has changed the fact that God called us to adopt our baby girl even if we are in our late 60’s when she graduates high school!
Five things to buy second hand for your first baby placementHope to Home

Five things to buy second hand for your first baby placement

Your first baby placement! Five things to buy second hand. You may have been a foster parent for years without a baby placement, or you may have been called and told your relative birthed a baby exposed, and would you care for him? However, your newborn foster baby arrived, I have listed my top 5 baby items to buy second hand. Sometimes quality over new is best.
I want to foster my spouse does not

I want to be a foster parent, but my spouse does not.

I want to be a foster parent, however, my spouse does not. Will they ever be ready? What do I do now? Sometimes in a relationship, you don’t see things the same way… did I say sometimes? I mean, lots of times. There are those relationships…