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They’re Going to be Parents!!

Yesterday I saw that a couple I’ve been following on Facebook found out they’ve been matched with a birthmother and will soon be parents. Chills came over me, and the memories and emotions came flooding back… You gave her life, and you are trusting me to teach her to live it. You grew this precious…

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Tell Me I’m Not the Only One!

I think it’s happening…I think we’re becoming those people. Those everyday ordinary regular people who are just busy. All the time, busy. I guess that’s what happens when you work, have 3 kids, an adoption, an appointment with the tax man…and in case things weren’t crazy enough we added a puppy to that mix! I’m looking…

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Fabulous 40!

 Forty is FABULOUS! It truly is. A few months back I was feeling a little down about hitting the big 4-0, a natural feeling it seems. It’s not that 40 seemed so old, necessarily, or that I didn’t want to hit 40, because Lord knows that’s much better than the alternative of not making it.…

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Who Knew?!

My kids teach me new things every day. Some lessons are harder than others. And some are just cute and funny. Take today’s lesson…a peach pit can be a friend and play mate.  Yep, that’s what they’ve taught me today. After lunch the two younger kids asked me to clean off their peach pits really…