5 Things To Know About Fostering Teens

So I promised I would write a post about our new placement, and here it is!  We are fostering teens!  Yes, teens!  I remember when we started on this journey and we never considered taking older children.  I have heard it all about kids over the age of 5.  Most of it is not positive. […]

Essential Oils for Children

There is nothing more frustrating than going to the doctor to find out your kid has a viral infection and there is nothing they can do but recommend sleep and fluids.  I hate watching kids suffer and wish I could do more to help them… well there are some things you can do.  Essential oils […]

Thinking of Foster Care Part II

As promised, here is the part regarding fostering children! I know I’ve left pieces out, so please feel free to ask questions in the comments below.  Please also read the first part of this post on tips for foster parents.  These are all things I would have loved to know before I started fostering.  What […]

Thinking of Foster Care Part I

Have you ever thought about foster care?  I’m sure a  lot of people have but most people are so baffled by it, or concerned about getting too attached, or worried about risky children ending up in their home.  Well I have begun compiling some tips for those considering it, or those in training.  These are […]