Archive for June 2014

To The House That Loves Me

I’m participating in my very first ChicagoNow Blogapalooz-Hour, which is apparently this crazy dare every Wednesday night for ChicagoNow bloggers to write about a given subject matter in ONE hour. Tonight’s challenge: “Write a love letter, but it can’t be to a person.” So I’m writing a letter to the house that loves me. Dear Childhood... Read more »

Transracial Adoption Confusion in Suburban America

As a foster and adoptive family we’ve cared for numerous children of different races, so I recently joined an online forum for about transracial adoption to educate myself. I think it’s important to note for this story that, as you can clearly see in my avatar, I am a white woman. I was initially shocked... Read more »