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i love couch.

One week down and one week closer to meeting you.

Some Saturday nights when Jason and I are out doing whatever we want, I really don’t want my life to change.  468 more words


Foster to adopt: The next step

This weekend my wife and I completed the training necessary to move forward with our foster to adopt plans. So I officially have my weekends back. 558 more words


I am my mother's child

Another blogger, ABM, has been writing about the strain that has affected her relationship with her mother since she decided to adopt from foster care.   1,171 more words

Everyday Life

I Have Been "Quoted!"

How fun!!  I was interviewed, along with several others, for an article written about our 40-mile bike ride fundraiser.

Click here to see it:

http://www.covenantkids.org/2014/04/group-of-women-ride-40-miles-to-raise-awareness-for-foster-kids/ 79 more words

Investing in a Child

Adoption is so difficult.  The idea is beautiful, Scriptural, fluffy, and trimmed with gold.  When you get down to the ACTUAL steps to adopt, it is *so* hard and more times than not you may want to just “give up” because it is so overwhelming and invasive.  456 more words


Where's my invitation to the mommy club?

A couple of weeks ago, we (the whole fam) went to our first toddler birthday party.  I was excited to actually get my first introduction to the “Mommy Club.”  I was kind of excited.   769 more words


The diaper bag redux

Wood got a backpack.  On his own.  He was pretty proud of it too.  Showed me how it was packed and everything.

Okay Wood.  I see you, being all parental and everything. 76 more words

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