I’m Supposed to Be in the Creek

Last week, I was in my favorite place in the world with my 15-person family. Every few years, we head to a ranch in the mountains of Colorado. We’ve been going here since I was a little girl, and there is truly no place I would rather be. I told… Continue reading »

“See you next year?”

I went to a special education IEP meeting last week with a foster kid. I was volunteering as what the law calls a “surrogate parent.” I can show up for kids who don’t have anyone to act as a parent or guardian, which is required for these meetings. This kid was… Continue reading »