5 things NOT to say to a family who wanted to adopt a child, but didn’t

 

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So if you have followed my blog for any length of time, you may know that for years we have tried to adopt a child.  My husband and I have 3 healthy, wonderful, wild biological children, but I have …

And then there was the time a girl pushed my son right off the playground equipment….

 

So I can’t get this story out of my mind. And usually that means until I blog about it, it’s going to sit there….. bugging me like a strand of gray hair or a picture on my wall that …

Worst possible time to adopt from the foster care system? ~ Our adoption update

I have decided we are trying to adopt from the foster care system in perhaps the worst.possible.time.ever.

It makes me giggle actually.

It’s like a bad sitcom.

While we were on our summer vacation to paradise this summer, we found …

Our latest adoption update – are we fostering or what?

So many of you sweet blog followers email me and ask about our adoption journey. The fact that total strangers even care about our adoption journey just blesses my socks off.  Thank you.

Well, we continue to just take this longgggggggggggggg …

Our first appointment with foster care— and Ava was a cow

So a social worker from Jackson County came to visit our home this week. This was literally the first step in our foster-to-adopt process.  We do not live in Jackson County, but are choosing to get certified in that county …