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Say Cheese

Justin and I are not big on having our picture taken.  I love filling our home with photos of family and friends that keep precious memories fresh in my mind.   358 more words

Why I loved #TakingCare

Just home from the first ever Open Nest Conference and feeling full of the joys of adoption. For those who were there, you will know why and will only need to read further if you want to remind yourselves of its loveliness. 363 more words


Ladybug Love

Ladybug Love is a collection of adoption day stories from Trish Diggings and Kat LaMons. The book introduces readers to a hundred different families and captures the moment each family was matched. 1,988 more words


"About The Adoption Option"

Very encouraging post from a Cape Town adoptive mom about the challenges with adoption.

I so much echo her first point about celebrating with a prospective adoptive couple! 847 more words


Adoption- It’s for the Children. (Really)

Squeezed into my recent schedule of child-free jet setting, and my darn near desperate search for a new hair stylist, I have been educating myself on third-party reproduction and have concluded that the arguments for… 1,068 more words


Fisseha Sol Samuel: "Irreplaceably Marvelous"

He was not my son, but I see Sol Samuel in many people that I love. Born in Jimma, Ethiopia, in 1994, Fisseha was adopted 10 years ago by the writer Melissa Fay Greene and her husband Don Samuel. 1,456 more words


Free 101 Emotional Fitness Course

I am offering  a free on-line 101 Emotional Fitness Course. Good for all and great for stressed out parents as well as a  great way to model emotional fitness for all. 243 more words