Sunday, August 21, 2016


J is doing really well.

He is off all restrictions, has been participating in school and therapy and he earned all his points every single day last week. He is working

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Need training hours?

I have a new page at the top of my blog.

Book Summaries.

I know many of my readers are foster parents and are dealing with difficult parenting situations. I am in hopes that these book summaries will help in some way. Whether it be to navigate your foster journey or to provide you with foster care training hours. ;)

Your welcome. :)

Saturday, August 13, 2016

He's 14

I am a month late posting this but...

Raleigh is 14!!
Raleigh and his 14 pancakes. He ate ALL OF THEM.

Friday, August 12, 2016

Keeping the hope alive

I talked to J and his therapist today.

J is doing really well. His behavior has been much improved and he is only a week from 30 days since his last restraint. He got off of Assault Precautions today and got "lots of candy." :)

He is doing really well in school and it seems that being with the older boys is

Thursday, August 11, 2016

School Days

I can't believe summer is over. It is simply NOT long enough. School just spoils all the fun but... 

Here we go again....


Bailey moved 2 hours away this past weekend. He moved most of his things the Friday before we left for vacation and as soon as we pulled in from the beach he loaded the rest of his stuff and headed out to his new apartment. We were very surprised by this decision

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

letting go of the past

My kids did a bit of school work this summer just to keep their minds working :) and this was one of Delaney's journal entries.