I began this blog, not only as a way to share the fun activities and crafts that Olivia and I do together, but also to share our adoption journey with you. Back in April, we couldn’t wait to share that we had just completed our Home Study, and were planning to adopt a baby. Well,… Continue reading Baby Girl Coming Soon!
Will they choose us? That’s the question that keeps echoing in my head over and over again. Yesterday, we met with a birth family, and are now awaiting the news of whether or not they will choose us to parent their child. I am feeling such a flood of emotions right now: nervousness, anxiety, excitement,… Continue reading Our First Meeting
We have had a lot of coincidences occur within our adoption process. I like to believe that they are more than just coincidences, but rather interventions from God to remind us to put our faith in Him, and not give up. 2 of these instances took place just within the last week and a half! Last Saturday, I attended… Continue reading What’s Meant To Be, Will Be!
When we first began our adoption journey, I looked at it as a certain way to grow our family. In other words, I thought that once we made the decision to go this route, the adoption would definitely happen – eventually. Now I’m not so sure. The application process moved very quickly. We had all… Continue reading Will We Ever Find a Match?
Back in April we had attended a conference about adoption, and I had left that day feeling a bit frustrated. It seemed that adoption was being shown in such a negative light. At the time I wondered if people were being a bit over dramatic, or that a few people were speaking for many. In… Continue reading Yes – Adoption is a Big Deal