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Shepard Boy

Since my Bonus Boys have been asking for chores to do, I gave them a few jobs. They want to feel helpful around here, and I want to let them. So, their jobs are watering the potted plants and the... Read More

Yesterday

The bonus boys’ English is improving greatly. Every day it gets a little easier to communicate. Our foster agency is amazing. The caseworkers don’t expect the foster homes to do all the work, and are actually partners, and grateful for... Read More

Took the boys for a haircut. Apparently, barbers in Eritrea are far superior to the charlatans we have here. And, the bonus boys now know how to say, “Bad hair cut! Very, very bad!”... Read More

So, this happened. #batman... Read More

How did you get involved with hosting refugee children? AKA, how do I get involved with hosting refugee children?

It’s actually international foster care through catholic charities. 🙂... Read More

Refugee Children

If you want to know more about the lives and stories of children like the ones we are hosting, click here, or here.  View On WordPress... Read More

Refugee Children

If you want to know more about the lives and stories of children like the ones we are hosting, click here, or here.  ... Read More

Days Two and Three

***Please excuse any typos or poor writing. It’s all I can do to squeeze out the brain power needed to write this. After a somewhat failed shopping trip yesterday, we ventured out to one of our local free concerts in... Read More

You know those moments you have, when you look around your life and just marvel at how you got… You know those moments you have, when you look around your life and just marvel at how you got here? I... Read More

First Night

You know those moments you have, when you look around your life and just marvel at how you got here? I had several of these tonight. First, when the translator told the boys of our wish for them to be... Read More