No Lonely Islands Here

I've recently been reading back over some of the referral letters that friends and family wrote about Dustin and I for our Home Study report, and of course, I start tearing up immediately upon reading their kind words. Sometimes I forget that we're not alone on this journey, and I'm thankful that I get these … Continue reading No Lonely Islands Here

We’re Not Heroes, We Just Want To Be Parents

"We're not heroes, we just want to be parents". "Well, ok..." you might be saying, while scratching your head and wondering why we feel the need to make a pronouncement about this. Allow me to expound my friends. When Dustin and I started on this adoption journey, we thought money would be our greatest stress … Continue reading We’re Not Heroes, We Just Want To Be Parents

Waiting Room Fuzzies

"And if everything does not fall into place  at the same time and pace, that does not mean the years you've waited have somehow been a waste. Keep planting, sowing, living, and knowing beautiful things take time... and that's ok." -Morgan Harper Nichols, Storyteller We've done a lot of waiting over the past 8 years … Continue reading Waiting Room Fuzzies