Pure and Faultless

raising bigger kids

Anthony and I are on a new journey. It’s called the Road of Raising Bigger Kids! This is a whole new stage of life for us. We’re used to raising little kids. Wee ones. Dirty diapers and toddler tantrums are a cinch for us. Bring it on!  We can handle that stuff. Tweens and teens? […] Read more…

go change the world

Thank you to so many of you who shared your hearts with me on my last post.  I so appreciate you sharing your thoughts, your trials, and your beautiful victories with me.  Your comments and the many e-mails I received touched me deeply. I must confess that some of the things shared have stuck with me […] Read more…

swimming against the tide

So a little while back Anthony took our two oldest sons on an outing.  There were several other kids about the same age as ours.  When they came home, Anthony and I had a conversation that went like this….. Anthony:  “Wow, honey, you won’t believe how many kids there had iPhones.  They played those things […] Read more…

catching up

It’s been a while since I did a general update post.  Life’s been so busy with Vanya’s giveaway and trying to find him a family. Oh my goodness. Thank you to all of you who have spread his story far and wide.  As of tonight we have had a few strong possibilities for a potential family–but nothing definite […] Read more…

she ain’t heavy, she’s my sister

So I get heaps of emails asking me a similar question.  It goes something like this… “We would love to adopt a child but are concerned about how it will affect our biological children.” Or “We have four biological children.  We have fallen in love with an eight-year-old boy who we would love to add to our family, but […] Read more…

thank(full)

My heart is full. Overflowing. My blessings are more than I can count. Like beautiful big brothers who hold baby sisters tight when they cry. So very thankful. God has been so good to me. Read more…

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