Our names are Dawn and Samuel Villagrana.
I am currently 42 years old.
My husband is currently 44 years old.
We have 3 adult children, and 3 adopted children.Our adult children's names are Madison, Reese and Logan and they are 18,20, and 22 years old. Our adopted children are 5,7, and 9 years old.
Our children are of ethnicity, as well as biracial .
I am a stay-at-home parent and have a flexible work schedule.
My spouse works full-time for City of Sikeston as a System Administrator .
We enjoy camping, vacationing, rafting, tubing, and spending time with our family
We live in the State of Missouri.
Our home is a very large home, with 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms .
We live in a Suburban neighborhood.
We have Five dogs, a kitten, and a bearded dragon.
We have parented three biological children, as well as many foster children, and 3 adopted children. I ran a daycare for fifteen years, and was a cub scout, Boy Scout, and Girl Scout leader. My spouse has coached t-ball, as well as being a Scout master.
We also took an additional 18 hour elevated needs training, in addition to the countless books we have read regarding the effects of trauma on children, parenting, and trauma informed parenting, we also had an additional 6 hours of TBRI parent therapy.