Child trafficking

A Gentle Way to Discuss Child Trafficking

Today, July 30, is World Day against Child trafficking. This day acknowledges that we have a world problem. Several years ago, traveling to Puerto Rico, we witness the signage posted everywhere in the airport how “Child Trafficking is Illegal.” My first thought was, “Puerto Rico has a real problem with child trafficking.” My kids were […]

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Mario's Liver and Onions

Edible Liver and Onions for a Nutritious Boost

Liver and Onions When we added Liver and Onions to the menu for the Foster Group Home, I really didn’t think it would work. However, the House Cook is from Haiti and his recipe is the best I’ve ever had. Nothing is measured so you will have to play with it a bit. This is […]

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Minerals are Salt in the Hands

How Salt Offers Real Minerals

Salt Minerals We Love When we decided to have children 18 years ago, it just happened. My husband and I love; being parents, making crazy fun, exploring, and keeping our family healthy and happy. When the children get sick, it inspires us to do better. Therefore, we are always learning new and fun ways to stay […]

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What Cancer Cannot Do!

Take Power -What Cancer Cannot Do!

Some days I catch my breath, tears fall and I gasp for air to pull myself together again. In these moments of remembering our little boy who changed our lives forever, it is incredibly clear that there are things Cancer Cannot Do! Take Power! Cancer whispers through quiet breaths as if it holds a power, and […]

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why-we-do-real-food-recovery

Beautiful People Need Recovery!

These beautiful people are the reason behind our efforts. These are the foster girls about to “age out” and be on their own. Our NonProfit Effort After 14 years of working with children and some adults, we’ve learned simple ways we recover. We decided to write this down in a and use the proceeds to support these beautiful […]

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All Children Deserve

Fearless Parent

A Parent Knows All Children Deserve to be Healthy Having a child present with chronic illness at birth is a real game-changer. It allowed me to genuinely refocus what “healthy” meant. Recovery at any level was the only option. And it made us Fearless! Just imagine what can happen in everyone’s home if we respect […]

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Foster Family helps overcome

Foster Friday: Overcome Life’s Challenge

How to Overcome like Kitchen Vixxen Part III It’s a Foster Friday; my favorite day of encouragement to overcome. Today’s inspiration demonstrates how a wonderful foster family helps a young teenage girl’s overcome. Although Marilee’s life has real struggles, she has certainly overcome the statistics. Marilee has been given tremendous support through a continued relationship with her foster family […]

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Liz and Grandmom after the foster program

Foster Friday: Amazing GrownUp Foster Kid Talk

Amazing GrownUp Foster Kid! What’s it like as a foster kid? I am so inspired and encouraged by this interview, I know you will be too. It’s a Wonderful Foster Friday with Liz who writes at Food Your Body Will Thank You For We are having a conversation and I’m just in awe of this Mom extraordinaire! […]

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