I Don’t Always Like You

I Don’t Always Like You

I do not always like you.  I will always love you but there are times that I just plain do.not.like.you.  I know there are times when you don’t like me either.  That’s fine. That’s fair.  Neither one of us knew how this was going to play out when it...
We are not the bad guys!

We are not the bad guys!

As an adoptive mom, I am sickened by a rumor going around that one person in an office somewhere is attempting to stop international adoption. The rumor is in fact true and this person is succeeding. In four years, it will be an unavailable option in the US and no,...
Strawberries and Biker Gangs

Strawberries and Biker Gangs

20lbs of strawberries 16 cheeseburgers 20 hotdogs SO many bags of chips!! This was a recent meal at my house. We had three bio’s, adopted three more but there is ALWAYS more at my house than the six that live here. I LOVE THAT!!!   When I was growing up,...
Remebering The Why

Remebering The Why

Day by day, step by step. That’s what our adoption journey is. Some families have an easier time adapting. Some have a harder. Our journey is our own and it is getting easier. Today, I remembered the “why”. Because they didn’t ask to be...
Don’t stop breathing

Don’t stop breathing

In the time we’ve been home, I have questioned everything I thought I knew. My faith has been shaken to its core. Stripped to the very raw truth that I am not in control. I have one job…to believe. To believe what He says He will do, who He is, & how...