Four Things You Forgot About Life With Toddlers

Parenting toddlers is crazy! But if you look closely, you can find more good than bad.

Attention anyone who hasn’t had a toddler in the house for ten years or more: you forgot. There are many, many things that you forgot. You’ve forgotten all the craziness and just remember the happy times. And in this case, it’s a good thing to forget. It’s how we can look at little ones and … [Read more…]

What’s Missing In Foster Care

Have you ever thought about what it looks like when a new child enters a foster home? I hadn’t either, until I was the mom of that foster home.

A sweet couple announces they are having a baby. Yay! Celebrations abound. First there’s the gender reveal party, then the baby showers. Ultrasound pictures are shared. The couple spends several months decorating the nursery and preparing for their little one. The big day arrives with much anticipation, and soon a meal train is set up … [Read more…]