After seeing Facebook updates from one of my and Alex’s all time favorite people from high school, Kristen, about her fostering a child and that she wished more people understood the process, I reached out to see if she would write about how to become a foster parent for Breezy Mama. She did and I get chills every time I read it. Her story is so inspiring and courageous… well… I’ll let you read for yourself. And I bet she will be one of your all time favorite people afterward, too.
I had never experienced the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) before. This was my first time. While enjoying a trip out of town I received a phone call for a 2 week old baby that needed a temporary home. 48 hours later, there I was; washing my hands for the required 2 minutes before I could meet my new foster daughter. Those two minutes felt [Read more…] about An Amazing True Story on Foster Parenting