Everything…everything about foster care is equal parts good and bad, joy and sorrow, beauty and brokenness. Read more at: http://jasonjohnsonblog.com/blog/the-beauty-and-brokenness-of-foster-care#.U40AnyioCUn
Young, Single, And Adopting: What to do the FIRST night! - hate the idea of checking for bugs/lice but it's a good idea and there are good & tactful ways to do this step discussed in the article. Make sure kids know they're safe. Show them you locking doors/windows etc. Ask about a light at night. I like to call them "mini lamps". Makes kids feel less childish and self conscious about using them.