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How’s It Going?

Posted by in Adoption

A few weeks ago, we said “YES” to adoption and announced that we were starting that process. I have gotten a lot of questions since then, so I thought that I would answer a couple of them and give a bit of an update on how things are going. These are the two most common questions I get right now. One of the first questions we got was “When?” I think some people thought the announcement meant that we were ready to bring a child home soon. Unfortunately that’s not…read more


Our Story Continues

Posted by in Adoption, Family

As a couple, we have been feeling drawn towards adoption for about 6 years (just before the birth of lil’B). We have prayed over God’s timing and have felt the Holy Spirit nudging us over the years. We have made purchases believing that our family would continue to grow even beyond our youngest, Lil’M. Our van can hold 10 (space for 2!) and our house and yard has room for plenty more (Bunk beds are a wonderful thing!). So now we are exited to announce WE ARE ADOPTING! The Lord…read more

2016 In Review

Posted by in Family

A new year as started and the first month is already past. With each passing year, I can’t believe how quickly time passes by. My kids keep getting older. I keep getting older. It’s insane how quickly it all flies by. It’s easy to get caught up in the rush of each day and find yourself looking in the rear-view mirror wishing you had taken some different turns and stops along the way. To make sure that the time doesn’t just cruise on by into 2017 and leave me in the…read more

Merry Christmas 2015

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Merry Christmas! It’s that time of year again. Time to loosen your belt and squeeze into those favorite jeans because you ate all the kids Halloween candy then pigged out on deep fried turkey and stuffing. And sweet potato casserole. And cranberry sauce. And pie. And some more pie. Then a little more pie. It’s also the time we start receiving Christmas cards in the mail. We’ve already got two up on the wall and are looking forward to many more. All those lovely faces that are changing so much…read more