An Introduction to Foster Care

How long will he stay? Will he go home some day? Wonder what he likes to eat? Do you think he understands? Will he be safe when he leaves? Fostering isn’t for the faint-hearted. Although all seven of our children originally came to us as foster children, the experience of fostering a dog was new…

A Fox in the Henhouse

Today is my day off from my job outside the home, which means I have a million things to do at home. So, instead of sleeping in, I got up early to get started and like many other weary mommas, I sat right down with a cup of coffee and began to have my devotion…

Hair Adventures

For years my girls have tried to convince me to let them braid my hair like they braid theirs. I flatly refused until a week ago on July 4th! I agreed to let my younger daughter (17) braid my bangs only. When she was done, I liked it enough to continue. My older daughter (18)…