Hey y’all!! Here’s a quick adoption update. Lifeline called us yesterday to inform us our home study update has been finalized, and we have been officially registered with CARA (India’s adoption resource authority). We are praising God for this milestone, and praying towards the next step. We now start the 4-5 month waiting phase to … Continue reading Finally “in” India!
In our last post, we explained the reasons that we are transitioning out of our adoption agency’s Macedonia adoption program. In this post, we are happy to share the program that we are transitioning to: the India program! Yes, we are now pursuing international adoption from India. Our agency has an established adoption program working … Continue reading India!
Hey folks. I know it’s been a while since you’ve heard any details about our adoption, so we’d like to update you on that. We haven’t written anything in a while because, honestly, there wasn’t much to write about. We were in a holding pattern, waiting to be matched with a child. Just a reminder: … Continue reading Decisions and Next Steps
Hey y’all. I know we haven’t posted in well months, but honestly sometimes silence is easier. There are many reasons I haven’t posted in a while. First, I wasn’t posting because our family has been work through the loss of my dad, and working through the logistics of everything that brings. The grief is just … Continue reading Sometimes Silence is Easier
Hey y’all. I know it’s been a reallllly long time since we last posted, but honestly life just seems to keep hitting us pretty hard. Over the summer our family dynamic changed drastically, in more ways than one, and we’re just now able to get our feet back under us. We lost my dad in … Continue reading Life Goes On
Hey y’all! So as I updated a few weeks ago our dossier is still being processed in Macedonia, and we are still waiting to be matched with our child. Until then we are focusing on raising the remaining funds to bring our child home. One way we have decided to do that, is through an … Continue reading Remaining Funds
Now that Mother’s Day has come and gone, I want to say a few words about the week I had leading up to Mother’s Day 2017. All week last week I felt dread thinking about the weekend to come. I felt despair and bitterness fighting for control of my heart and flesh. In bitterness my … Continue reading When you’re a mama, before you’re a mama…