It’s been a while since we had a Tuesday Topic – this week, we hear from an adoptive single mom of three teens: I’m a single adoptive Mom to three – ages 17, 17 and 12. I work full time, try to get kids to therapy, med reviews, probation, and court. We juggle as many as seven […]
This week’s Tuesday Topic comes from a dad who wants help for his family. We feel defeated by this child… We have 4 children at home: ages, 13, 11, 9, 4 (the 4 year old is our former foster son). We home school all the children. We have had the 4 year old since he […]
I’m kicking off February Tuesday Topics with an easy one for all of us. What is your favorite Valentine tradition or memory? I’ll start.
Today’s question is from Bonnie who asks, Well-meaning people, without asking us first, from church, doctor’s offices, or family, give gifts or food to our kids from Haiti (we have never had this with our two older adopted girls, and they feel snubbed sometimes). Some of these gifts are inappropriate for their developmental abilities and […]
This week’s Tuesday Topic comes from Lydia. This is my second year teaching First Grade. I have had a lot of experience with children with many different needs both in my parents’ home, camps, and educational settings. However, there is a particular student in my class this year who comes from “hard places” and I […]
This question was lost in the recesses of my inbox until today. It’s an important topic for many of us as we seek to parent our children well. How do you maintain sibling contact with your child(ren) who have multiple siblings adopted to multiple families. My 4 adopted children have at least 12 siblings adopted […]