Author Archives: caseyholly

#FosterMomDays

Something new we will be doing over here at the Dropping Anchors Blog (starting October 27) has us all excited! A few times a week one of the members of the Dropping Anchors Crew will be taking over our Instagram … Continue reading

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Foster Care Awareness: Video

In August of this year, I was preparing our video announcement for the upcoming adoption of our son, when I came across a song that screamed out “THIS IS FOSTER CARE!”, and I felt the need to run to the … Continue reading

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Things they can’t teach you in training.

Becoming a licensed foster parent is no easy task. You’ll fill out hundreds of forms. You’ll go through hours of trainings. You’ll have more home visits than you’ll want to count. You’ll think you’re prepared when you get that first … Continue reading

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Meet the Mama: Jamie

Tell us a little about yourself. “I’m married to my high school sweetheart and we just celebrated our 20th anniversary! We live with our little loves in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. I call myself a domestic engineer and coordinate our … Continue reading

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What is Foster Care?

As a foster parent there are constantly questions and comments coming at us from all directions. A lot of times I’ll smile and nod maybe give a quick generic answer, especially if I have my children with me. While I wish … Continue reading

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Meet the Mama: Kate

Tell us a little about yourself. “I am a flawed and funny human who publicly rebels against being labeled, classified or stuffed into a socially acceptable box. This makes me sort of awkward, and makes others super uncomfortable. I know … Continue reading

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Meet the Mama: Chrystal

Tell us a little about yourself. “Howdy! I’m Chrystal… mom of three boys and one foster daughter (ages 12, 10, 4 and 1) and wife to my forever sweetheart. We live in the quiet suburbs of Austin, TX and my … Continue reading

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