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Get Me Some Milk, You Idiot!

Pillars of light danced from the early evening waters of the lagoon, a thousand glow sticks from a summer’s festival stood mid air. The moon would rise, and the lights would fade as the sky’s darkness would give in to what had been its destiny all along. 569 more words

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“Strong” Enough

By Jill Crewes, Family Support Services Senior Director

As an adoptive mom, I stand bolstered by the mantra that I am “strong enough”:

Strong enough to meet my children’s daily needs; 580 more words



Friday morning, I had my final walk-through with DHS. I’m hoping that this week I’ll hear back about being “open.” It really struck me this morning at how quickly all of this has happened. 192 more words

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Worth it.

8:30am tomorrow. DHS is coming for the final walk-through. I’m not nervous, this will be the 4th time we’ve had someone at the house, poking around. 171 more words

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Funny thing.

I just got a call from DHS, not Rachel or Heather (see previous post).

They’re coming over first thing Friday morning to do my final walk-through.


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