Funny how things in life have a habit of repeating themselves. While today I don’t find myself tired or disappointed in ‘life’, I certainly have cause again today to be disappointed in the system.
Good to reload at my ‘non negotiable’s’
What are yours?
I am feeling tired today. Not tired from looking after the kids or because the baby is teething, more of that ‘life tired’. Lots of little disappointments along the way to trying to achieve your goals.
Once you enter the Fostering world, little disappointments are a constant companion. The disappointments might be around your own limitations compared to your expectations. They might be due to the constant battle of teaching a child what is generally considered ‘natural’ behaviours to see them return to those learned behaviours from before they enter your home. The disappointments can often be because of the ‘system’. Judges, social workers, Dr’s, Teachers missing the mark for ‘your’ child. Perhaps it is Friends or family that don’t ‘get’ what you are doing and don’t fully accept ‘your’ children as part of the family. There are so many more instances that can make your soul weary and when…
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