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Today I took a walk on the beach. I notice how as I walked I was stepping on broken shards of shells. It is as if every time the tide...

Well-being

So I am almost done reading Notes from the Underground by Dostoevsky and I find the themes in it very serendipitous to what I am learning in training. The main...

i am feeling home sick today and miss my biological older sister and older brother a lot. i miss my parents who saved my life. i am greatful for all...

The key word of the past few days has been “permanence”. Hearing and discussing it over and over this week has really got me thinking. Permanence is something that means...

Independent living

When I was in foster care my perception of what permanency was completely different than it is today. I went into the foster care system at 14 so it was...

Tonight is my first blog and I have to say in the past 3 nights I've had alot on my mind. I have friends here in Oregon that I would...

so another day passes and i am still enjoying my selfwhile i am here. To day in trainning we talk about some pretty serious things.. One of the topics that...

I truelly cannot believe that it has been three days here in Seaside, OR. I was panicing after I found out I was chose, out of fear that I would...

I'm new at this blogging thing so excuse me if I don't do it right. However, I love to talk and will not stop unless told so blogging should be...

Well-being

A few months ago I received an email from Lupe at FosterClub letting me know that I had been chosen as a Missouri finalist to become a 2010 All-Star. At...

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