Designed for Family Living
After longingly daydreaming of being the owners of one of Lambton’s finest examples of historic Federation residences, Darren and Belinda finally became the proud owners.
Darren said “The owner at the time wanted the home to become a real family home filled with the sound of children playing, which was quite ominous as this is what it certainly has become.”
The couple at that time only had one son, to be shortly followed in quick succession by four siblings to make five. More recently the family has permanently grown to a total of eight children as Darren and Belinda, who are foster parents, have now three siblings to care for aged from a newborn to three-years-old.
Since commencing fostering they have had more than sixteen young babies pass through their doors to be given love and tender care. The family of eight children now range in age from their eldest son of 18 years to a one-month-old infant.
Read more in Edition 75 of Hunter & Coastal Lifestyle Magazine.
Story Marilyn Collins. Images Peter Proctor. Builder Proctor Building Solutions.