“New Year New You””….. its so cliché. Everyone says it, but do they really mean it? I have been guilty year after year after year of saying… THIS is the year of the new me! And what happens 2 days later….. bye bye new me… hello old habits! I have never been one to step… Continue reading One Little Word
I count on one thingThe same God that never failsWill not fail me nowYou won't fail me nowIn the waitingThe same God who's never lateIs working all things outYou're working all things outYes I will, lift You high in the lowest valleyYes I will, bless Your nameOh, yes I will, sing for joy when my… Continue reading Yes I Will!
Its been a while… and it’s time to catch up! The past few weeks for us have been crazy, but exciting at the same time! There have been lots of emotions going through our hearts and minds over the past weeks… some we expected, and some we didn’t! I have to be 100% honest… when… Continue reading Conflicting Emotions
17 days…. it’s been 17 days since we got “THE call”. While we don’t have all the answers quite yet… we are so blessed and excited to be on this journey with our Expectant Mama L! 😊 So many things happened the week that we were matched. I honestly don’t remember half of it, but… Continue reading All the details
About 2 weeks ago, I wrote this in my journal…. I was so scared, afraid, and unsure that we were doing the right thing. So many thoughts were going through my head, and I honestly didn’t know what to make of any of them. I had thought God had told us when we first started… Continue reading Promises
Do you ever have those times in life where the world just seems like its too much? When you have one thing after another coming at you, and you just don’t feel like you can take anything else? When you cry out to God, and feel like he isn’t hearing you? I yell out to… Continue reading The Dark
We have seen SO many reason WHY God shut the door on our infertility journey..... and have seen SO many very clear reasons on WHY He OPENED the door on an adoption journey for us. There are SO many days where we may want to give up, and wonder .... WHY GOD?! WHY?!... Why can't… Continue reading The Wait
“Be Still and know that I am God” Psalm 46:10 It sounds so easy. It should be easy right? Jesus has already walked before me. He knows what my path is already. He knows the plans for my life. His love and mercy, peace and kindness will always follow me. So why…. Why…. Do I… Continue reading Be Still…..
Believe it or not, there is more to our story than just adoption and fertility. Many people may know… but some may not…. the struggles we have overcome in the past several years. I’ll start with one in-particularly close to me…. and throughout the next few weeks, maybe will get into some of the others!… Continue reading More to the story….
Foster…. Adopt…. Foster to Adopt….. Private Adoption…. Domestic Adoption…. International Adoption…. These are all decisions that we have come across in our journey. We have had so many people ask us… “Why don’t you just foster” …. “You can foster to adopt and its free!” “You should really think about fostering, you will get paid!”… Continue reading Options… so many Options