Gay Adoption is Beautiful: Love Makes a Family

Gay Adoption is Beautiful: Love Makes a Family Gay adoption is beautiful and the sexual orientation of the parents doesn’t make them less or more worthy of having a loving family. Today we speak with Nick Peters Bond about how he and his husband Michael fostered to adopt their daughter. Check out our conversation about… Continue reading Gay Adoption is Beautiful: Love Makes a Family

7 Self-Care Tips for Parents

7 Self-Care Tips for Parents The pandemic is still lurking, school is very different, work is very different. All of the ways you used to refresh are limited. So how do you practice self-care as a parent? Here are our top 7 self-care tips for parents and all people a like. 1. Create Boundaries The… Continue reading 7 Self-Care Tips for Parents

Adopting as a Single Parent- Lisa’s Story

Adopting as a Single Parent- Lisa’s Story Adopting as a single parent may seem like a choice full of obstacles and challenges. For Lisa Ho, she decided that being single and fostering had to be a part of her journey. She took the step most won’t and it changed her life for the better.  Becoming… Continue reading Adopting as a Single Parent- Lisa’s Story

Struggles with Fertility Turn into Foster Care Adoption Joy

Struggles with Fertility Turn into Foster Care Adoption Joy After years of struggling with fertility, Teri and her husband turned to foster care. In February of 2015 they became licensed foster parents. Teri herself had been adopted at a very young age. The couple knew that they eventually wanted to adopt siblings. On their 10th… Continue reading Struggles with Fertility Turn into Foster Care Adoption Joy

5 Ways COVID-19/Coronavirus is Impacting Foster Youth

5 Ways COVID-19/Coronavirus is Impacting Foster Youth As we continue to experience the uncertainty of the COVID-19/Coronavirus. We must consider how it impacts a group that so often goes unheard and unseen. Foster youth. As longtime advocates for current and aged-out foster youth, we want to bring to light some of the immediate ways COVID-19/Coronavirus… Continue reading 5 Ways COVID-19/Coronavirus is Impacting Foster Youth

Becoming Parents Through Foster Care

Becoming Parents Through Foster Care Back in 2016, Ami Woodyard and her husband began the journey of becoming parents through foster care. They decided that they wanted to grow their family further. If a child in their care needed someone to fight for them then they knew they could step in and help. They had… Continue reading Becoming Parents Through Foster Care

JetBlue is Helping Foster Youth with Travel

JetBlue is Helping Foster Youth with Travel JetBlue is helping foster youth with travel home during the COVID-19/Coronavirus outbreak. To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 college campuses nationwide have closed. This includes closing dorms and student housing. Sadly, this is impacting students who are former foster youth. How JetBlue is Helping Foster Youth There… Continue reading JetBlue is Helping Foster Youth with Travel

Fertility Struggles Turn Into Adoption Hope

Fertility Struggles Turn Into Adoption Hope For many, fertility struggles turn into adoption hope. This week we chat with Paige D’arpini about her choice to foster to adopt. Growing A Family Starting a family is a huge decision and it can be accomplished through a number of ways. Paige D’arpini and her husband decided they… Continue reading Fertility Struggles Turn Into Adoption Hope

How Does Foster Care Adoption Work?

How Does Foster Care Adoption Work? Some wonder, how does foster care adoption work? This week we chat with Mandie Francisco and her family about their growth through foster care. How It All Started In 2012 Mandie Francisco and her husband gained the inspiration to foster after their friends shared their experience. It brought a… Continue reading How Does Foster Care Adoption Work?

Sweet Case Team Build with Cisco

Cisco invited the team out to Boston, MA for a philanthropic team build. With delight, the team hopped on a plane and spent a few hours in the historic city. As a leader in the tech world, Cisco makes its CSR efforts a priority. They have a goal of positively impacting 1 billion lived by… Continue reading Sweet Case Team Build with Cisco