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The Perfect Deck

WARNING!  Sap alert!  Sap alert!  

If sappy, romantic gestures make you gag, please don’t read any further.  

If they do not, feel free to proceed… 350 more words

Life is about to change, drastically.....

Gosh, where do I start? I won’t go into our history as I’m pretty sure that if you’re reading this, you know Drew and I pretty well.   293 more words


Easter Eggs, Vicks & Poop Stains

This past weekend we went to my parents house in Michigan for Easter. It was so nice to get out of town…however…as most things with a 4 year old go…it didn’t turn out as planned. 972 more words


ADOPTION TWIST: Three Mothers Mourning Infant’s Death

ANKENY, Ia — Three mothers are mourning a baby’s death after he was found alone in a Des Moines apartment.

Police arrested a teen Tuesday night hours after finding his 4-month-old son unresponsive. 378 more words


If you wouldn’t say it about a boob job . . . (a guide for adoption questions)

Source: http://www.rageagainsttheminivan.com/2014/04/if-you-wouldnt-say-it-about-boob-job.html

Fellow adoptive parent Jesse Butterworth just made this hilarious guide for knowing when and when not to ask questions about adoption, using a boob job as a reference point. 8 more words


Jo Jo's day in court

After a year in foster care, and 3 months after TPR, Jo Jo finally met her judge, the person who has controlled her fate since she was 5 weeks 5 days old. 166 more words

Foster Care

The Shelter Dog Mission

Continuing on with the dog shelter story….
(Hoss doesn’t do much anymore. He almost rolled his eyes at me when I asked if he wanted to go for a walk earlier this week). 1,654 more words

Dog Shelter