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Old 06-24-2011, 07:35   #1
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We recently decided to be foster parents. I work for a local Indian tribe and we get emails about kids they need to place. A co-worker has 3 foster kids and knows the girl we are getting and asked if we would take her in. So we are having our first weekend visit with our 14 year old girl this weekend.

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Wow, Mindy - life-changing for sure. It's a big step, but I think you won't be sorry. Many good luck wishes & prayers for you all. (((Mindy)))




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Hi Mindy...that's a huge and generous thing you are doing...good luck to you

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oh good on you Mindy it's nice that you are giving your time to a good cause and investing in young lives.

 
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Thanks guys. We are so excited.

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That is so exciting. I'm sure you will be a great mom.

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Hopefully by next week it will be full time.

We were afraid our one dog would have a hard time with her being here but she only barked at her a few times and was then in her lap wanting love... Which is so unlike her...she barks at everybody

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How neat. Do you think she senses that the young girl needs love? Dogs are funny that way.




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How neat. Do you think she senses that the young girl needs love? Dogs are funny that way.
She might... They are funny that way

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Hopefully by next week it will be full time.

We were afraid our one dog would have a hard time with her being here but she only barked at her a few times and was then in her lap wanting love... Which is so unlike her...she barks at everybody
That's the best possible sign!

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