With four cats, I had to give up the prospect of adopting any more. It seemed that our three-story house was filled to capacity with feline friends. And yet… I couldn’t stop stalking shelter web sites.
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Between the biological urge of my body, and the now raging doubt in my brain, I am stuck. I love my foster kids, all 4 of them, but I just don’t know if I want to do it again “for real.”
As my life plan has begun to unfurl, it looks less and less likely that pregnancy will be a part of it.

Jul 30, 2012 at 2:00pm | 137 comments

family drama
I recently discovered I didn't know the first thing about my baby's skincare. What else don't I know?

Apr 12, 2012 at 2:00pm | 144 comments

We're nearing the end stretch of the qualification process, which means that in a manner of weeks or months, the child who will be placed into my home is going to be forcibly removed from their own.

Jan 31, 2012 at 11:00am | 0 comments

foster care
Nothing standing between me and a foster kid except 30 hours of training and a GIANT stack of paperwork!

Jul 27, 2011 at 3:02pm | 0 comments