Little Miss Independent

ANW is fiercely independent, specifically about mealtime. We began the switch from baby food to table food a couple of months prior to her 1st birthday and noticed that she wasn’t a fan.  When it came time to make the switch permanently, on more than one occasion she would scream, cry and refuse to eat.Continue reading “Little Miss Independent”

Sometimes It’s More Bittersweet

Foster care is obviously a big part of our lives.  So much so, that I haven’t written a blog post in about six weeks.  With a newborn and a toddler in the house for the last few weeks, writing has been a little challenging 🙂 When I left you, I talked about the revolving doorContinue reading “Sometimes It’s More Bittersweet”

As Expected, Sadly

Yesterday I received a call from the CPS worker telling me that Baby Girl would be moving to her aunt’s home.  They would be picking her up the following morning. The pick up happened this morning and although Baby Girl was giving out her beautiful gummy smile to all of us, we were a basketContinue reading “As Expected, Sadly”

Mending Little Broken Hearts

Tomorrow, Baby Girl’s case goes back to court.  The really difficult part of these court dates is the unknown. I know she will not be returning to mom any time soon, but last month I sat on pins and needles waiting to hear whether or not she would be removed from our care and placedContinue reading “Mending Little Broken Hearts”