adoption and stranger danger

How do we teach our kids about stranger danger without completely scaring them out of their mind? Or do we throw all caution to the wind and tell them the whole gory story about why we don’t want them talking to the guy down the street? Stranger danger, as we all know, is REAL, but…

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make this school year exceptional (adoption/foster)

This article originally appeared in Adoption Today magazine. Make This School Year Exceptional by Tracy Dee Whitt The kids have enjoyed swinging, swimming pools, sidewalk chalk, and scrumptious mud pies, but now it’s time to think about school. Some kids are excited about the new year and some are wary and worried. My daughter, Payton,…

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Adoption Today August 2013

My most recent article “Make This School Year Exceptional” is in the August issue of Adoption Today. There is always other great content available in this magazine. Be sure to check it out! Hope your school year goes well! ~Tracy Dee Whitt

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