Author Archives: The Painted Dresser

Highlights from Beginning of Foster Parenting Journey to mid 2012

So much has happened since the year 2012 and there are so many more stories I have shared through Facebook, my new blogging circuit. That said, I have had quite a few people ask us about our story as a … Continue reading

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The Unknown (Continued)

The last blog post took me nearly a week to finish because I get so tired at night (when I usually write). Miraculously, as I type, both babies are sleeping and Little Sister is playing independently. Instead of taking a … Continue reading

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The Unknown

The unknown future. What does it look like? Is it dark, is it light? Is it easy or hard? Is it broken or whole? These questions have invaded the heart of this foster parent. You see, I have fallen in … Continue reading

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I Can Trust God.

The title of this blog could go in so many directions. I can trust God as we parent our children. I can trust God in specific matters that relate to Big Brother and Little Sister. I can trust God to … Continue reading

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Baby D is Born!

Baby D’s Birth March 24, 2012 8:52 PM 7 lbs., 1 oz. On March 24th, I gave birth to Baby D!  We were scheduled for a C-section on March 29th, but Baby D decided to come a little earlier than … Continue reading

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A Few Updates

There are lots of things I should be blogging about and that I WANT to blog about! Instead of expecting the impossible of myself and sharing in a lot of depth, I want to at least put a few things … Continue reading

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More and In My Time

The past few days, a few things took place that kinda pricked my heart. Things I might not have paid much attention to before, but God seemed to highlight them to me for my own personal application. #1 I know … Continue reading

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How We Are Doing

I have had several people mention to me that they would like to hear how we are doing. Honestly, there has been a bit of activity here at our house and I haven’t been great in keeping up with this … Continue reading

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The Ultrasound

Oh my, it has been soooo long since I have posted a blog. I wanted to take an opportunity to explain how our ultrasound went when we found out the sex of our baby. First, here is a picture of … Continue reading

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It’s a Boy!

We found out today we are having a boy! Definitely a blog entry to come on our ultrasound experience, but for now I am too tired. 🙂 ‘Twas a loooong day today. 🙂 Can’t wait to update you all!

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