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I was fortunate enough to be at the Mariners Foster appreciation day last Sunday. I have never seen so many polite, well behaved children in one place.  Foster kids get a bad rap on so many fronts!! They aren’t bad kids, they are kids who have experienced trauma, and if you decide to become a foster parent you will be fully trained and supported to help each child.

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About Laurie Hardie

Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.