"Nearly 81.5 million Americans have considered adopting a child. If just one in 500 of these adults adopted, every waiting child in foster care would have a permanent family." --http://www.davethomasfoundation.org/about-foster-care-adoption/myths-and-misconceptions/I ran across this statistic, the other day. To me, it's both inspiring and depressing. It's kind of amazing that it would take that little to solve … Continue reading There are way too many kids without parents.
Month: May 2012
Which Hand Do You Eat Your Chips With?
So, May is National Foster Care Month. I have good friends who are foster parents. And, it is true that it takes a special kind of person to do it. Because I don't know if I could.We were just starting the adoption process. And, as I was looking at the faces of the older children online, I … Continue reading Which Hand Do You Eat Your Chips With?