Just when we thought things were settling down (by our standards, anyway), we learned that the biological brother of our kids had re-entered foster care. And life got interesting, again. Since finding this out, we've had 2 visits with him. Then, in just a few days, he'll be coming to visit us for 2 weeks. Wait, what? … Continue reading Onions Are For Peeling
I try to remember to appreciate the moments and to take advantage of the opportunities to make memories when I see them. Despite being extremely grateful for my children (and I am!), it's easy to lose track in the constant chaos of every day life. There are days when I collapse into my recliner (assuming … Continue reading The Little Things Are Big Things
Lizzie and Antwan are very close. There are the typical brother/sister moments, of course. But, in the end (and most of the rest of the time), they've got each others' back.Antwan is very protective of Lizzie and I enjoy the knowledge that he'll only be one grade ahead of her in school. God help the kid who … Continue reading Points For Honesty?