Foster Care

Well Scooter went home today. I actually just got off the phone with his caseworker, she is going to pick him up from daycare. I thought I would at least see him this afternoon, but I guess not But his parents are giving her a hard time…so she is going to get him right now…

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Well, Thursday, I had to take Scooter to the emergency room….We were there to 3 am. for over 8 hrs. The diagnosis: Pneumonia. However his Dr. says that he was misdiagnosed and it is really just congestion in his chest when I took him for a followup the next morning. The same thing he told…

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Well it seems that we may be over the worst of the screaming matches (KNOCK ON WOOD!) As a matter of fact after the last battle I got some of my good ole Anointed Oil and I laid hands on that baby….He has been a new child ever since…..WAYYYYY more calmer…..WAYYYY more peaceful I took…

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Well the honeymoon is over..my sweet little baby has turned into a screaming monster….Not sure if it is colic or not, but he cries for hours at a time and let’s say I’m not that happy about it..It’s like for the past few days he is inconsolable… I’m having to come up with new and…

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Written late 3 ish today Well Scooter has been here over a week….He is the most precious little thing I have ever seen. It’s kind of fun being a mom. I love taking care of him. Although I must admit I am severely sleep deprived. I am truly running on the strength of God. Thank…

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1. One parent has to be a stay at home parent in order to do Foster Care…FALSE: Maybe in the past, but it is now realized that most foster parents in this day and time work outside of the home. Many agencies now even provide a daycare subsidy or daycare financial assistance. 2. There is…

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Written earlier today….(but I got more news..I’ll post shortly Well I talked to one of the placement coordinators today and they only have teens today..I also got added to the respite list..I toyed with the idea of being put on Emergency List, but I decided against it for right now… Oh yeah I told her…

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Valley Kinda sad today…NO Foster Care Placement calls…and I am not sure if they call on weekends or holidays….I pray so…This is a long weekend and I would love to have a baby/child to love on this weekend….we can have at least one more day to bond before I go back to work… Mountain I…

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Ok I went to the thrift store today and straight racked up..I spent a ONLY little over $60 and got all of the below……You gotta love the thrift store A nice new coat for me A coat for my niece or my new daughter (I haven’t decided) 2 cute little dresses for whom? Probably some…

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