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Understanding the different types of foster care

Understanding the different types of foster care

Contrary to most people’s understanding, there are various different types of foster care placements. When I was younger I always said to myself, if I couldn't have children I would be a foster carer. They make such a difference to children's lives and give them a better start in life. The different types of placement we organise are listed below. The differing types of foster care placement, suit different foster carers. It can be useful to have a good understanding of these different placements so that you can ensure a good match between you, your availability and resources, and the child’s needs.VIEW the POST

Celebrating National Siblings Day with Baby Born

Celebrating National Siblings Day with Baby Born

Today is National Siblings Day, a time to celebrate those siblings you love. Or bicker with constantly if you are my two! It's nice to acknowledge your siblings I think. As we have all got older, with busier and fuller lives, it's hard to stay in touch. You grow up in each others pockets, living in the same house, doing everything together. I remember the day I went to uni. I felt completely lost. There is 10 years between me and my sister, so she was 8 when I went to university and I am pretty sure she wouldn't have known what was going on. My little ones are 18 months apart, so I can imagine they will very much be a part of each others lives growing up. It's days like today that make me feel grateful for family.  VIEW the POST

Siblings – February

I have another reason to take photos of my beautiful children, yes another, the siblings photo linky from dearbeautifulboy. Isla is such a tear away that getting her to pose for photos and have enough time for a photo to be taken is quite tricky. But I think we have some lovely ones so far in February... VIEW the POST

Isla – 1 Year and 1 Month

Isla – 1 Year and 1 Month

I couldn't resist but display Isla's beautiful photos taken by Daddy, Custardface Photography, last month. She looks incredibly cute and as you can see she is getting better at performing for the camera. VIEW the POST