Millions of Americans have one thing easily in reach – their smartphone. The device they pick up has a good chance of being an Apple product. Today, the company announced a new initiative aimed at improving safety for children, but that good goal may come with unintended consequences for foster parents.
It's been a minute since I've picked up my keyboard and typed. Every time I thought we had passed through the hardest chapter of this now years long journey, I write something and then we enter an even harder chapter. But, I've missed these keys and for the first time in a long time, I … Continue reading A Glimpse of Light
We're taking a quick break from the hard topics series so I can share a personal story from two weeks ago, one that illustrates why children who have experienced trauma thrive during a crisis. This time, this crisis happened to me when the two oldest and I were nearly two miles in the woods. If … Continue reading Thriving in Crisis: A Major Strength
We are thankful to live in The United States of America’s. While this year’s celebrations of our Independence from the UK were different than normal— it was perfect. We pray and wish for better days for our nation and it’s people in the next year.
Should foster parents receive money for caring for children in foster care? It's one of the hard topics discussed and debated in the foster care world. Here's some insight.