Stacy Wilson

Stacy is married to John, and mother to four girls, all ages 6 and under. They are a foster family and are passionate about serving children and families in need. Stacy has a Master's Degree in Education from LSU, but has chosen to take a break from teaching in the classroom to work part-time, while focusing on family.

JoJo is Coming! {Don’t Tell My Kid}

My husband called me over excitedly, "LOOK!" JoJo Siwa is coming to New Orleans. Our kid is obsessed. She is having a JoJo birthday party, has touched every piece of JoJo merch in Target. She has taught...

Don’t Forget to Dream

As a mom to four littles, I am always exhausted. I am caught up in the day to day: the cleaning, the consequences, the snuggles and the laughter. I plan play dates and parties,...

The Roller Coaster of Foster Care

We have the sweetest little girl living with us. She came to us from the hospital after birth, a teeny tiny little peanut. She is now a roly poly toddler. We lovingly call her...

Getting Thanksgiving Right in Schools

My kindergartener came home from school yesterday and in telling me about her day, said something to this effect:  "The pilgrims came over on ships, and they were on the ships for a really long time....

Rethinking Adoption {Considering What is Best for the Child}

As an infant, I was adopted into a loving family. I was raised to be just another member of the family - my mom even forgetting that we weren't biologically related at times (like...