I worry about the meltdowns he has. I wonder if he’ll end up on the 5 o’clock news one day. Will love be enough to conquer all?
Month: November 2018
To compose an entire essay was a distant goal for my son, IMO. Much crazier was the idea that we’d do this every single week! But two strategies have helped us accomplish this task successfully.
With the release of the movie “Instant Family,” we (the foster-adoptive community) are getting some important media attention. While I appreciate that, it’s important to remember that the trauma behind leaving one’s first family is deep and painful. It also doesn’t end on adoption day. A child’s writing reveals a lot this holiday season.
Homeschooling a child who refuses to learn on anyone’s terms but his own is a challenge. Let me set the tone… Dad’s never done this. ….
If some of the ignorant/innocent questions adoptive parents hear all the time were spun around and asked of traditional parents… Can You Even Imagine This? ….