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The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald

The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald

My Thoughts on The Night Olivia Fell: The love I have for my daughters exceeds anything else found on this earth. If you ask Thing 1, she’d tell you I love my children more than most other parents love theirs… to the point that it gets annoying and suffocating at times! Thing 1 and I […]

Posted May 1, 2019 by Jess C. in book reviews / 0 Comments
Why Fostering is EASY and the loving is hard…

Why Fostering is EASY and the loving is hard…

Fostering is Easy. My husband and I began our adventure into the crazy world that is the foster care system the end of last year. We received our first placement – a sibling set of newborn twins and a 1 year old – on December 1, 2017. A friend of mine came over about a month […]

Posted July 11, 2018 by Jess C. in foster care / 0 Comments

You've been on this planet how many years?!?!?! Are you sure?

Tomorrow is my youngest’s birthday.  And I’m sitting here staring at my computer thinking…  how the heck did eleven years go by so fast???  It just doesn’t seem like she’s been here that long. My oldest daughter is turning 16 next month.  This should be causing a panic attack of massive proportions.  But is it? […]

Posted September 21, 2015 by Jess C. in family / 0 Comments