Articles about foster
Becoming a foster parent can be a very rewarding choice. Providing a home for a child in need and potentially changing a child's life for the better is the very reason many people chose to be foster parents. It can also be a very demanding and difficult role to fulfill.
This series of articles are an online journey of the process of becoming a foster care family. My goal for this series is to provide an accurate description of what my wife, myself, and children have to do to become a foster care family in the State of Missouri. Every state is different but the most basic requirements of being a loving, caring family for these special children is the same. I hope this series will encourage someone out there to take this same journey as we to help these children, who needs the love and care a great family can provide.
Foster Grant Reading glasses are a great brand to get if you need tough and durable glasses. The market in reading glasses has expanded quite a bit in the last few years. Many people are finding the need for that extra clarity when it comes to reading books,...
This is the next article in a series of article over the process of becoming a foster care provider. I hope this article and series provides you with information and motivation to become a foster parent. These children really need a loving, caring home to take them in during a time of need. Will you be the family they need?
Supporting our troops can take many forms - that's where Guardian Angels for Soldiers Pets comes in. They're a nonprofit organization that facilitates pet fostering for the beloved pet(s) of those heading for overseas deployment. Check this article out, and see how you can support our troops and their pets.
Adopting a child through the foster care system has it's plusses and minuses. While there are several options for adopting children, foster care to adopt is pretty straight forward as far as the process goes. But getting there can be a much harder emotional ride for some.
Tom Dula, pronounced Dooley in North Carolina, was a 22-year-old Civil War veteran hanged for murder in 1868. The events that brought him to that end is the source of legend, song and film. Before the Civil War, Tom Dula was involved with a woman named...
Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest...the ways we record our lives and those of others seem endless. But did an Asimov short story predict our obsession with social media nearly 60 years ago?
I found it very hard to read about preparing for disasters until I found the books written by Ron Foster on the subject. Here's why they made it easier for me to learn about this important topic.
A common misconception of Poe's literary work is that it was just a bunch of creepy things written by a creepy guy. Poe is often described as a degenerate drunk and opium fiend, but readers would be shocked on how many great writers were either one or both of those things. Edgar Allan Poe was not so much a creepy guy as he was one that was plagued by misfortune at every turn of his life. However, it is through his torturous life and misfortune that we as readers owe a debt of gratitude for the pinnacle of gothic horror literature. Hemmingway once said that the key to good writing was to just sit down and bleed, and it can be said that Poe did that all through his life and writing.
One of the major problems encountered by the evacuation authorities was the amount of chidren who wet their beds at night
Kristen Stewart upon being discovered by an agent: "Since my parents were both in the business, [at first] they were like, 'We don't want to be stage moms.'" "I never wanted to be the center of attention. I wasn't that 'I-want-to-be-famous, I-want-to-be-an-actor kid.' I never sought...
Companionship for each other Play together May strive to be top dog May fight and not get on Could be a handful to look after More expensive If you have a dog that is happy and settled in your home, you need to...
A real look at what makes CASA volunteering a unique and rewarding experience.