"We have a close bond. We enjoy being around each other and playing together. We want a family that can love us and play with us."
Jennayrah and Ruben are beaming, bright, wonderful, and fun loving children. The two have lots of energy, talent, charisma, and laughter to share with others around them. They have a strong sibling relationship and are looking forward to being together with a family who will nurture their relationship. The siblings both love sports, dance, and just about anything which will give them a challenge and keep them on their toes. Jannayrah is the eldest and a great big sister to her little brother, Ruben. This sibling group is uniquely gifted and talented. Together they possess an extraordinary love and are looking forward to sharing this love with their forever family, who will support their connection and provide them with a stable loving home.
"I love to get dressed up and dance."
Jannayrah is a friendly and talkative child who enjoys meeting new people. She is typically the first one to greet a visitor and likes to take a leadership role with her peers. She is very open about her thoughts and feelings and easy to talk to. Jannayrah is very outgoing and active. She prefers to be dancing, doing cartwheels, etc. outdoors, rather than be inside watching television or playing video games. Jannayrah likes to be outside riding her bike or just walking around. She enjoys gymnastics, dancing, and getting all “dolled up” to go shopping. She has a very active imagination, and loves to act out or make believe being in movies. Jannayrah enjoys spending individual time, doing activities, or talking with caregivers. She also likes to spend time with her brother. She prefers to do things like playing with her stuffed animals or dolls with others, dressing up, sing and dance, or playing school. Jannayrah enjoys going new places. She likes to help with chores around the house and does well with instruction when being asked to help. She does well with following instructions and staying on task. She does well in school and excels in PE, Fine Arts/Music, and Science/Technology.
Jannayrah will do best with an experienced family who will offer supervision, structure, and a loving environment. A family who likes the outdoors and is active will be beneficial for her. Jannayrah needs a family who will work with her academically and encourage her to participate in extra-curriculars, such as after school clubs and athletics. While a two-parent household would be ideal, a family who can provide strong role models which can assist Jannayrah with her development is sought. Jannayrah has a younger brother who is part of this adoption. There are two other siblings, who are not a part of this adoption, that Jannayrah and her brother have continued contact with, her forever family will continue their contact with other siblings.
"I'm active and like to do things that keep me busy."
Ruben is a friendly and active boy. Though, he is introverted and shy when first meeting new people. Ruben can be slow to warm up to new people, though he interacts and meets people. He has a close relationship with his sister and forms relationships with others. Ruben is very active and likes to be busy. When he is not outside playing basketball, soccer, he can be found sitting watching a movie and playing with his Legos or games. While he likes to be interactive and play sports with others, he also enjoys his quiet time, doing things independently. Ruben prefers activities when he can be physically active. He is constantly moving and trying to keep himself busy. Ruben likes to have attention and enjoys spending individual time, doing activities, or talking with caregivers. Ruben likes to spend time with his sister, but prefers to do things like playing sports and being a little rough and tumble, especially with same age peers and caregivers.
Ruben will do best with an experienced family who will offer supervision, structure, and a loving environment. A family who likes the outdoors and is active will be beneficial for him. Ruben needs a family who will work with him academically and encourage him to participate in extra-curricular, such as after school clubs and athletics. While a two-parent household would be ideal, a family who can provide strong male role models who will assist Ruben with his development is desired. Ruben has an older sister who is part of this adoption. There are two other siblings, who are not a part of this adoption, that Ruben and his sister have continued contact with, his forever family will continue their contact with other siblings.
Jennayrah and Ruben will benefit from a family with a high level of structure and supervision. They will do well with a family who can work with them individually with their academics as needed, and who will become fully involved with their school and special interests. Their family will be able to meet their medical, emotional, behavioral, and therapeutic needs. The children will also benefit from an active family with several pets who enjoy outdoor activities. Being in a home where the siblings are able to receive all the attention, love, and care they deserve is ideal. A family who is open to the children keeping and building a connection with additional siblings, who are not a part of this adoption, will be beneficial.
Children are under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.