Category Archives: Let’s Reminisce and Reflect!

Happy 4th Birthday Sweet Boy

Dear Jayce, What a miracle you are sweet boy! The Lord uses your birthday every year to remind me how incredibly blessed we are. He has brought us through so much the past 4 years. I could not begin to … Continue reading

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Happy 14th Birthday to our Oldest!

Dear Jacob, Fourteen! Really! You are really fourteen years old? It’s so hard to believe. So far, you have made the teenage years so easy. I’m so grateful. I have loved watching you grow into a young man. It seems … Continue reading

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Happy 6th Birthday to Our Fiesty Little Girl

Dear Jayla, This day six years ago, we welcomed you into our family. You were so perfect even if you became a NICU baby! You broke us in right from the beginning. You let your fiesty little attitude shine through … Continue reading

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Dementia: You are not my Friend

I do not like you. You are not my friend. You are not welcome here. I would rather you take a hike. But, I know that’s not going to happen. You aren’t leaving. You are here to stay. You have … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Little One

Today we celebrated your big number 1!   Although our days with you haven’t been many, our love for you has grown with each morning light. Your smile is so contiguous and your eyes sparkle with delight! We trust that … Continue reading

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Why?

Why? Why do I continue to subject myself and my family to the uneasiness, uncertainty, and the heartache that comes along with being a family who cares for innocent children in foster care? I don’t enjoy all the feelings and … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons Not to Become a Foster Parent

Being a foster parent isn’t easy. It’s actually one of the most difficult tasks the Lord has ever called me to. So, today, I am going to list the top 5 reasons why you should not consider becoming a foster … Continue reading

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