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Gifts for Adoption Referees

For UK adoption, you need at least 4 personal referees and at least 2 of those are interviewed by a Social Worker.

Ive been meaning to make gifts ours to say my thank you now our little boy has arrived but didn’t bank on how little time I would have to make anything. 108 more words


Yard Sold

We held our yard sale this weekend. And when I say held, I really mean, we survived our yard sale this weekend. Pro tip: hold a yard sale in any season that isn’t a Florida summer (joke courtesy of Domo). 251 more words


New Mercies

China is a living, breathing paradox. It’s new, but old – massive, yet personal. It’s city, yet oasis. It’s lush, but concrete. Sweaty, but not always hot. 722 more words


Our Adoption Journey Update - Part 4

It’s been a while since continuing our update so let me try now …

Once Lil’ Lady began visits with her TM (Tummy mommy) at around 8 months old we had some adjusting to do.  1,719 more words


On Gratitude, Rumi, Reflection, and Gold

Now that it’s Saturday morning, I’m reflecting a bit on this past week.

I leave for Ethiopia 2 weeks from today, with my daughter Aselefech… 546 more words


Searching for how to search for my birthparents  

After seeing a play two years ago about the Korean adoptee finding her birth mom, I decided I want to search for my birthparents. The problem is that I don’t know where to begin, and I am scared of what may happen. 263 more words