2016: The Year of Low Expectations
I don’t typically make New Year’s resolutions. I tend to have unattainable expectations of myself, so the last thing I need is a big goal hanging over my head for the next 365 days. But this year, I thought that maybe I could use this whole resolution thing to my advantage and make some changes that require me to do less.
Listen up, moms (dads, grandparents, people). I think I’m onto something…
Really, the only universal thing that differentiates foster parents from all other parents is PAPERWORK. So. Much. Paperwork.
As much as I love being called a saint or an angel or having it implied that I am some sort of super parent, it is just not true (by the way, I actually hate that). My challenges as a foster mom are as boring, frustrating, and funny as the challenges of every other mom in the world… read more.
This article was published by adoption.com.