Arcadia mom’s house full of love

They may not have come from her tummy, but they are in her heart


Arcadia’s Diona Fillis had dreams of becoming a mom to many children — but after giving birth to her daughter, she suffered five miscarriages and then a hysterectomy.

Her desire to bear more children came to an abrupt and painful end, but after all the heartache and tears, Fillis embarked on a new journey that saw her become a foster mom to 11 little ones...

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