Category Archives: Adoption Thoughts

Baby Makes Four

When Carlee asked me to be a guest blogger, I was flattered and terrified. Our experience with adoption has been unique and crazy but there is no way else to explain it: We are blessed. I’ll confess I didn’t always … Continue reading

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Adoption Journey(s)

We are expecting our second child through adoption and anxiously await his arrival.  This adoption has been much different from our first adoption.  The adoption of our daughter, just over two years ago, came after years of desiring to have … Continue reading

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Open Adoption – A Beautiful Thing

When my husband and I first started talking about adoption, we did not even know there were the options of open, semi-open, or closed.  And when we began our homestudy and first heard of the different ways in which adoption … Continue reading

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Darcie’s Adoption Story (guest post)

My daughter’s adoption was easy.  Well, in adoption terms, that is.  When my husband and I decided that the time was right to start our family we ventured into the adoption world with hopeful hearts.  We pursued international adoption first … Continue reading

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“What NOT to Say”

In this 1st episode of “What NOT to Say” I would like to share some of the major no-no’s when talking to adoptive families.  I also want to share with readers what TO say to adoptive families.  For starters, I … Continue reading

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TRUTH!

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What if it was your child?

Last night was one of “those nights.” The ones where the injustice in this world became too much to carry. I received an email late last week about a 7 year old girl in India who has lived in an … Continue reading

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