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That time again

Ever so pressing, the issue of adoption is on my mind.

I would not really consider it to be an issue, but just a different circumstance. 264 more words

Mourning Has Broken

Many of my ACON* friends and readers have been in mourning. The holidays are a time of pain and stress. They are torn between unsafe family gatherings or feeling like an orphan. 367 more words

Overcoming Dysfunctional Family

Dog is my Co-pilot

This is my dog Jessie Belle the day I adopted her:

She is my baby.  My buddy.  My bodyguard.

It’s obviously nothing like having a real child, but it’s still a pain in the ass, er, I mean, a joy and a privilege.   397 more words

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Question game...

I like to play the question game when I meet new people or I am making friends with someone new. The rules are pretty simple: 316 more words


Wednesday April 16, 2014 Adopted

You are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus. Galatians 3:26

My husband is adopted. It has been brought up occasionally through the years but because friends are trying to adopt a baby we have discussed it a bit more than usual. 318 more words

Nothing Has Changed

They say “blood is thicker than water”.  But what about when it isn’t even technically the same blood that flows within your family because you are adopted. 124 more words