In an era where "choose joy" is a popular mantra, my title for this post may cause some questions and confusion for you. Choose Grief? Who would want to do that? Right?! From a raw, human perspective, grief is often accompanied by pain, suffering, loss, turmoil and/or difficulty. It's definitely not a place any of… Continue reading Choose Grief
November 23, 2019 marked 100 days. 100 days of seeing her sweet face. 100 days of soothing her cries. 100 days of getting to know one another. 100 days of learning, growing, loving. 100 days... The waiting, the praying and just "time" in general is always a huge focus during any adoption. It was not… Continue reading 100 Days With Our Daughter
Less than a month ago, I posted about waiting for our daughter's passport and starting a puzzle fundraiser to bring in the money needed for our travel to India to bring her home. Fast forward just a few weeks, and it seriously blows my mind at what God has done! We went from a state… Continue reading Look at What God Can Do!
As of today, July 13, 2019, we are just waiting on our little girl's passport, and then we can travel to bring her home! However, we still have a large amount to raise for flights and travel costs to go to India. We have been told by our agency, that once her passport comes in… Continue reading Help Bring Her Home!
Three months and three days ago we accepted the file for our little girl and said we wanted her to be in our forever family. Three months and three days ago we were told it would take 9-12 more months to bring her home. Three months and three days ago the reality of finishing up… Continue reading Three Months and Three Days!