Don’t shoot me. I’m female and I reserve the right to change my mind whenever I please. Granted in this case my husband is to blame, but I’ll take the fall this time. THIS TIME. We have decided on a new name for the baby. Stop rolling your eyes, AMANDA. I promise this is the last time! The spelling may still change so I’m … Continue reading NAME CHANGE!
Our Origami Owl sale has begun and it is going until the end of this month! Check out my Facebook page or Instagram for more information. I’m so excited to have started moving forward again! We will be having one more regular auction and a few specialty ones before we close the auction page. I also have a t-shirt sale coming soon and possibly a … Continue reading Fundraiserssssssssss!
Our son’s birth mother is going through some really hard times right now. Please keep her in your prayers. I can’t give details as it is private, but it hurts my heart to hear of the things she’s going through. Things that no one deserves—especially someone so selfless. April, if you read this, we love you and we are thinking of you always. You … Continue reading Dear April…
Someone asked me today, “What if he says to you someday that he wants to go live with his birth family”? First of all, what a horrible thing to ask. As an adoptive parent, you get many questions like this and it’s truly unfortunate. It still goes to prove that the world does not look at adopted children the same in a family as … Continue reading What if He Says to You Someday That He Wants to Go Live with His Birth Family?
“He will be just fine in a couple of minutes. Delaying it will make it worse. I promise you—it will be okay. Just go, Mama.” I probably said those exact words a hundred times in the ten years that I ran my daycare. Sometimes kids get upset when Mama or Daddy leaves, but when they are out of sight all is well. … Continue reading Separation Anxiety