Month: May 2017

sweetest joy

Every person who has ever advocated for the orphan knows all too well that there are days when it feels so utterly heartbreaking.  Children who literally wait for years for someone to come for them age out (become unadoptable).  Children who are very ill pass away in horrendous orphanages before knowing the love of a […] Read more…

why do you want her?

Seven years ago, after being in Ukraine for many weeks, I finally walked out of the orphanage with two very loved and treasured little girls in my arms. Harper (left, in the photo) was just a baby and loved nothing more than to be loved and cuddled.  She could not get enough of the hugs […] Read more…