Foster Parent Blog — Happy(ish) Thanksgiving as Foster Parents
Happy(ish) Thankgiving as Foster Parents
Happy(ish) Thanksgiving as Foster ParentsJake's Kids
By Sometimes MomFollow her on Instagram @sometimes_mom Thinking back to Thanksgiving Eve 2021, I’m traveling with my husband and current foster son (out-of-state-travel letter in tow) to visit my in-laws in New York. I have mixed feelings about Thanksgiving, it has never been my favorite holiday. The traditional meal relies far too heavily on vegetables for my liking. Plus, I’ve spent my entire adult life working in the retail industry, effectively killing my holiday spirit. But Thanksgiving, specifically, holds a bittersweet place in my heart. Two years ago, on this day, we said goodbye to our first long term foster placement....