Being a mother has been one of the biggest blessings that I’ve ever gotten to experience in my life. Alongside that, It’s also been the toughest. Moms, we can go on and on about the list of things that makes life just a little bit more complicated and stressful when it comes to being a wife and mother. But that’s not what I’m referring to when I say “toughest.”
You see, Bio parents and foster/adoptive parents have a bad reputation with each other. Bio parents and foster parents (in terms of foster care) have this way of sometimes thinking ill about one another. I mean, in all honesty, even bio mom told me one time the word ‘foster mom’ “Left a bad taste in her mouth.” Let me tell you, I’ve heard horror story upon horror story countless times, and sometimes they’re true, but ours is not one of them.
I love listening to YouTube while I clean and do my daily task. And I love reading blogs during my downtime. I’ve come to find an amazing group of women that share my same roles, beliefs, and views on homemaking, motherhood, and marriage roles in general, and would love to share them with you today.
children but bio parents as well (if that be the case, sometimes it isn’t) . You’re to work side by side caseworkers and other people who represent your children as they confront some of the hardest moments in their young lives. You continuously fight for those who sometimes don’t have a voice for their own. And most importantly, you show love unconditionally to a child that is put in your life for that purpose in time.
Self-Care is crucial because it better helps me to serve others. When you don’t care for yourself it’s very hard to care for the people who need you the most. Find out what process I take in self-care that helps me, my family and others I care for.
Whether you’re just starting out, a mom to be, adoptive momma or Foster we all need to start somewhere with the things we need for our kiddos. Now to be completely honest I can’t share much with you on the pregnancy aspect, but I do have my Infant, toddler and general favorites for motherhood. And let me tell you, as a foster momma, it’s best to have most of these things on hand for those just in-case moments.