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Is this calculated?
November 22, 2013, 9:49 pm
M has been exceptionally respectful of me this week, doing everything I ask of her, answering me with "Yes, ma'am", holding my hand, even parting out her leftover Halloween candy and giving me a portion. There have been exceptions of course, but serious effort as well. Not so much with DH. She...Spinoff: Chores. What do you do?
December 6, 2013, 7:13 pm
A while back one member posted "I don't give respite teens chores." I thought, "Amazing, it's one of my first discussions." I posted some of the many chores I'd have a 3-4to do on Sheena's update thread, and it reminded me of this. I tell new foster kids there's no hitting or yelling here, we...
Introduction and Thanks
December 10, 2013, 1:09 pm
:banana: Good afternoon all. Just wanted to introduce myself and say "thank you" to everyone who shares their thoughts, experiences and views on their journey of foster parenting and adoption. This site has become a support to me as I have lurked for months! My DH and I are foster parents licensed...Life books are you doing them???
December 4, 2013, 12:23 pm
As we have been transitioning our STBA kiddos I have a new respect for Life Books. One of our FFM has been very good about taking pictures and keeping memories for the kids, One not so much. I will be keeping on top of the Life Books for the Foster Children placed in our home. I see how...
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