Entries by Miss California

How I Laughed My Way To Miss Placentia

“Always find a reason to laugh. It might not add years to your life but it will add life to your years.” Growing up I was always a shy kid who was nervous when it came to making new friends. Through trial and error I found the best way to make new friends was to […]

When Joy Came to Stay

Seven years ago, I never expected the life altering announcement my parents presented to me and my siblings: they were adding another foster child to our family of seven. Although there is an element of excitement with a new addition, this was not the case when thinking about the extra responsibilities that would be asked […]