October is Foster Parent Appreciation month and I think there are a few things we could all appreciate! If you never had a family member end up in foster care... be thankful for the family you grew up in. If you never had a neighbour who's children had to be apprehended by Children's Services and… Continue reading Foster Parent Appreciation Month
Does life feel like it runs in a loop? The same things repeating themselves over and over? In some ways our lives are built on the rhythms set by nature. The earth revolves around the sun giving us years and seasons. The moon revolves around the earth marking out months. The rotation of the earth… Continue reading Rhythm
This weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving and one of my favourite holidays! I love autumn! I love the colours as the trees change. I love the cool crisp mornings and warm afternoons. I love the blue skies. And I love the season of gratitude. We have much to be thankful for and I'm glad we have… Continue reading Thanksgiving
This question struck me differently the last time it was asked of me. It was said to me by someone dropping off children that were with us over the weekend so their mom could have a break. What was implied was "do they behave themselves?". I replied, "Of course they do!" They behave exactly as… Continue reading Are They Good For You?