Thoughts on "The System"

When Adoption is Your Plan A

When I became a foster and, ultimately, an adoptive parent, something mysterious happened.  Rainbows started popping up in the comments section of my posts on social media and in my DMs.  With the rainbows, came messages of hope, congratulations and often, solidarity. "We thought of adopting before we finally conceived." "My third IVF just failed.… Continue reading When Adoption is Your Plan A

Thoughts on "The System"

Tips for foster parents from a caseworker — Child Welfare Mom

As a caseworker, I like to work hand in hand with a foster family. It makes my job easier and provides more support to the child. Yet sometimes I cannot fathom what foster parents do, dont do, say, and/or how they act. So here are some of the things I would like to pass along […]… Continue reading Tips for foster parents from a caseworker — Child Welfare Mom