Category Archives: Adoption

A Big Day Around Here

Today is my blog’s first birthday.  Reminisce with me and read the first post ever. If you didn’t read it, let me just tell you, that today is also the first anniversary of my sweet boy’s adoption day. I love, love, love this boy and I’m so thankful that he is and forever will be my...

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Unacceptable

Obviously, adoption is close to my heart, as is foster care. I know as well as anyone how hard being a foster parent is. In all honesty, after my sweet girl’s case is over, I will not foster again for a while. That’s not because it’s hard though, it’s because it’s what’s best for my kids. I can’t...

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Amazed and Humbled and Speechless

There are many days I struggle with the whole idea of blogging. Trust me, it’s not because I have nothing I want to say. There’s plenty I want to say. I would love to be a typical mommy blogger and chronicle all the cute little things that my kids are doing, but there is so...

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Adoption Story

One of my all time favorite blogs, Kelly’s Korner is hosting Show Us Your Life – Adoption Stories, so I thought I would join in with my story. It’s quite different from most. Fair warning – I’ve never been very good at giving a Reader’s Digest version of anything. Couple that with the fact that most adoption...

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Our First Dance ~ A Letter to David

Dear David, Tonight I sat in the rocking chair, holding you close and humming softly. You laid with your head on my shoulder, your face tilted up, gazing into my eyes. Such a sweet smile on your face. You told me you love me without saying a word. It melted my heart, as you often...

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