Settling In

We are now at the five month mark… things are running pretty smoothly.  The boys are completely comfortable in our home.  R (the two year old) calls it home, he calls me mom, and he calls Jason ‘d’!  They have both become very attached, and we are crazy about them!  This has certainly been a […]

It’s Here!!

Our license finally came! We can now start taking in kids!! Excited, nervous, happy, scared, and dizzy… is it possible to have more emotions than this!!


In most states in order to obtain your foster care license, you will need to contact the local social services office (ie DCFS in Illinois), fill out a bunch of paperwork and you will be required to take classes.  In our situation, there were a series of 9 consecutive 3-hour long classes that we took […]