Most of the time, foster placements are just dropped off at your house. This wasn't your run of the mill foster placement. The little seven year old boy that was our potential foster placement was currently living at a children's shelter. He was severely traumatized, practically mute, and had special needs. To minimize the additional… Continue reading Our Foster Parenting Journey: Another Failed Visit.
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