Month: February 2010

winds of change

Oh my goodness gracious–three days without a post.  Something must be up, huh? No major catastrophe…thank you, Jesus. It’s just called BUSYNESS! I seriously feel like I am burning the candle at both ends.  Life has just been way too busy for my liking. I feel like I am constantly rushing, organizing, planning. Our dossier […] Read more…

that time of year

Aaahh, the joys!  The end of February is notoriously that time of year in our family.  The lure of the snow has totally worn off.  The novelty of sledding and building snowmen has become a distant memory. Yes, it’s February. The end of February. And it’s that time again. The time when cabin fever has […] Read more…

an urgent need

Adoption fundraising is hard, as many of you know.  It takes a huge amount of time, energy, and faith. Not many of us have $25 000+ sitting in the bank to pay the ransom to bring a child home.  We do it in absolute faith and trust God to meet us every step of the […] Read more…

oh happy day

I am absolutely exhausted–but what a happy day this has been. I left home early this morning in eight degree weather and some nasty road conditions. There sure is not much that can stand in the way of a mommy-on-a-mission, is there? My mission? To have our final documents–our corrected police clearances–apostilled in Denver. They […] Read more…

a heart of thankfulness

How can I ever thank you all enough for the advice you shared about bringing home Hailee and Harper?  Thank you to every single one of you who took time to share your thoughts and experiences with me.  I still have so many emails to get through. I am so glad that I posted about […] Read more…

if you were me

What would you do? If you were traveling alone with two virtual babies on an international flight (and a few domestic flights, and train too).  Oh, and the kids had Down syndrome…minor little detail. How would you do it? Help me out here…I need some practical mommy brains to think this out with me. Some […] Read more…

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