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Foster Care Day 419: Dad Learning to Braid Hair

It has been nearly a year since my wife and I received our first foster child into our home. Well… they have all been boys. Until our current foster kid. So, two weeks ago I tried braiding her hair. And … Continue reading

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Cute Things Our Kid Says Wrong – Part Two

So, our three-year-old foster kid mispronounces words in the most ridiculously cute way possible (click here for Part One): Library = Larry Studying = Scuddying Bumped my head = Bunked my head Computer = Poohter Of course, some things are … Continue reading

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Cute Things Our Kid Says Wrong

So, our three-year-old foster kid mispronounces words in the most ridiculously cute way possible: Bank = Bink Caillou (a kids show) = CaiMee … or … CarMee Octopus = Ossaposs Hippopotamus = Hickopossamus Sprinkler = Splinker Craig = Keg Hokey … Continue reading

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Do girls who are taller than average get put into children’s sports more often than shorter girls?

Our foster daughter, who just turned three, stands 3 feet 5.5 inches tall. For those who don’t know, that is in the 95th percentile for height. My wife and I were talking about this earlier today. Without knowing the parent’s … Continue reading

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Foster Care Day 380: They’re Just Kids… They Can’t be Diagnosed with psychological Issues!

It has been nearly a year since my wife and I received our first foster child into our home. Since that day, we have had a total of six foster children come into our care. Currently we have a three-year-old … Continue reading

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