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Well the foster care bedroom is full again! We got a new foster care placement. Preparing for a new placement always gives me all the emotions! We work with the foster care system in Canada. It has been 4 years since we completed our home study to start the adoption process. What a journey it has been #fostercare #fostermom

From 4 to 6 - Foster Care Happenings - LOVE MOTHER co.

Oh Foster care! I have learned so much in the last 10 months being a foster parent, but there is always so much more to learn. While we were at dinner, I spoke to the two placement workers. In our convo I said to her with a laugh "so will I be hearing from you soon?" and she laughed and nodded, the secondary placement worker chimed in with "well I was actually looking at your file today."

Specialized trauma parenting for children in foster care. Stage not age. Arrested psychological development happens to may kids in foster care. Trauma parenting techniques are so important #fostercare #traumaparenting

TRAUMA PARENTING - STAGE NOT AGE IN FOSTER CARE - LOVE MOTHER co.

Let's talk about foster care and trauma parenting. Many foster children will experience Arrested Psychological Development meaning the child becomes “stuck” at a certain level of development for an extended period of time.

So you have made the adoption announcement that you are adopting through foster care. You believe vulnerable children belong in families. You want to provide a safe home for boys and girls being adopted through the foster care system. Follow this foster mom's journey while she parents kids from hard places. This is the foster parent life.

Waiting on Adoption Through Foster Care - LOVE MOTHER co.

So you have made the adoption announcement that you are adopting through foster care. You believe vulnerable children belong in families. You want to provide a safe home for boys and girls being adopted through the foster care system. Follow this foster mom's journey while she parents kids from hard places. This is the foster parent life.

Trauma parenting of kids from hard places is tough. Reading articles from those who care for and doctor kids in foster care can be very beneficial. Adults and children who have suffered from emotional abuse, physical abuse and neglect can have some struggles with behavior and parenting these kids is challenging. #traumaparenting #fostercare

Trauma Parenting - Foster Care of Kids who Talk - LOVE MOTHER co.

Trauma parenting of kids from hard places is tough. Reading articles from those who care for and doctor kids in foster care can be very beneficial. Adults and children who have suffered from emotional abuse, physical abuse and neglect can have some struggles with behavior and parenting these kids is challenging. #traumaparenting #fostercare

The best printable responsibility chart for kids. This chore chart was designed for kids in kindergarten and above. Behavior management, respect, responsibilities and allowance are all taught with the responsibility chart system.

Responsibility Chart/Chore Chart- How to motivate your kids - LOVE MOTHER co.

I have been experimenting with a new responsibility chart or "chore chart" for my kids over the last few months. I had designed one a while ago but to be honest, I totally overcomplicated and we kind of abandoned it after several months. I called it a responsibility chart because I believe chores are responsibilities and so are good behaviours and on my chart, we have both.

I get asked lots of questions when I connect with someone wanting to become a foster parent. I remember all those questions and feelings which is a big reason why I share about foster parenting online. Because it was hard to find the answers. So after almost 5 years of fostering I have created a […] The post 8 Foster Parent Requirements appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

8 Foster Parent Requirements

I get asked lots of questions when I connect with someone wanting to become a foster parent. I remember all those questions and feelings which is a big reason why I share about foster parenting online. Because it was hard to find the answers. So after almost 5 years of fostering I have created a […] The post 8 Foster Parent Requirements appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

Foster Care and Trauma Parenting

Parenting the High Needs Child - LOVE MOTHER co.

Spread the love 42 Tweet 42SharesBefore we get into parenting the high needs child and dealing with hard behaviours and emotions I have something I have to admit. OK I am going to give a full confession here. Something I am not proud of. When my older daughters who are now 6 and 7 were toddlers, I thought […]

This is the book every foster parent of faith needs to read. Jenn does an amazing job in this book relating to foster parents. She UNDERSTANDS the support required and is a champion in getting foster and adoptive parents the help they so desperately need. I met Jenn at a conference last fall and her […] The post Replanted – Book Review (Foster Care

Replanted – Book Review (Foster Care & Adoption Resource)

This is the book every foster parent of faith needs to read. Jenn does an amazing job in this book relating to foster parents. She UNDERSTANDS the support required and is a champion in getting foster and adoptive parents the help they so desperately need. I met Jenn at a conference last fall and her […] The post Replanted – Book Review (Foster Care

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Foster Parenting 101 – What the Social Worker Wants you to Know.

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Adoption Wait It doesn’t matter who or what or when you are waiting for. There is often an element of pain to a big wait. The adoption wait…. well I can say from a personal (long) experience it’s a tough wait. I know there are a lot of people here who are foster and adoptive […] The post Embracing the Adoption Wait – 5 Reasons God makes us wait appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

Embracing the Adoption Wait – 5 Reasons God makes us wait

Adoption Wait It doesn’t matter who or what or when you are waiting for. There is often an element of pain to a big wait. The adoption wait…. well I can say from a personal (long) experience it’s a tough wait. I know there are a lot of people here who are foster and adoptive […] The post Embracing the Adoption Wait – 5 Reasons God makes us wait appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

So you want to know how to be a good foster parent? You have embarked on the journey of foster parenting. You are uneasy, unsure and there are a lot of unknowns. How can you foster parent to the best of your ability?  The post 7 Ways to be a Good Foster Parent appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

7 Ways to be a Good Foster Parent

So you want to know how to be a good foster parent? You have embarked on the journey of foster parenting. You are uneasy, unsure and there are a lot of unknowns. How can you foster parent to the best of your ability? The post 7 Ways to be a Good Foster Parent appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

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Episode 29 – Advice to help support your child through a foster care goodbye

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I want to start off this blog post about the biggest problems in the foster care system with a specific prefix. I hate to complain, I don’t think complaining solves problems, I believe action solves problems. At the end of this post there are some tangible ways everyone can help and if everyone took an […] The post THE BIGGEST PROBLEMS IN THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM appeared first on LOVE MOTHER co..

THE BIGGEST PROBLEMS IN THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM

I want to start off this blog post about the biggest problems in the foster care system with a specific prefix. I hate to complain, I don’t think complaining solves problems, I believe action solves problems. At the end of this post there are some tangible ways everyone can help and if everyone took an […] The post THE BIGGEST PROBLEMS IN THE FOSTER CARE SYSTEM appeared first on LOVE MOTHER co..

When I read this passage of scripture about the Proverbs 31 woman, I feel encouraged and convicted all at once. I mean, she sounds like the most beautiful, productive, hardworking woman. She sounds like she is adored by those closest to her. She also sounds a bit unattainable and like a little bit of a […] The post The Proverbs 31 Woman appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

The Proverbs 31 Woman

When I read this passage of scripture about the Proverbs 31 woman, I feel encouraged and convicted all at once. I mean, she sounds like the most beautiful, productive, hardworking woman. She sounds like she is adored by those closest to her. She also sounds a bit unattainable and like a little bit of a […] The post The Proverbs 31 Woman appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

Foster Care Information

How to say YES to the Unknowns - Foster Care & Adoption - LOVE MOTHER co.

How to say yes to the unknowns of foster care and adoption. There is so much uncertainty in your future when you sign up to be a foster or adoptive parent.

I get asked lots of questions when I connect with someone wanting to become a foster parent. I remember all those questions and feelings which is a big reason why I share about foster parenting online. Because it was hard to find the answers. So after almost 5 years of fostering I have created a […] The post 8 Foster Parent Requirements appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.

8 Foster Parent Requirements

I get asked lots of questions when I connect with someone wanting to become a foster parent. I remember all those questions and feelings which is a big reason why I share about foster parenting online. Because it was hard to find the answers. So after almost 5 years of fostering I have created a […] The post 8 Foster Parent Requirements appeared first on LOVE MOTHER BLOG.