Because of the social media policy our agency has, I sometimes forget that there are things I can say about our adoption process. A quick update: Boy or girl: We are getting closer and closer to being eligible for a referral. While we can’t tell you exactly where we are in the process, we will absolutely share the… Continue reading little adoption update
Why are we adopting? Well… hm. There are lots of ways to answer that. And lots of aspects to it. Such as: Why a baby? Why international? Why Africa? Why now? It’s sometimes hard for me to verbalize. But it’s therapeutic to try to verbalize it… So here it goes. I have desired to adopt… Continue reading why we’re adopting
We’re not adopting from Liberia. But we are adopting from a country that has many similarities to Liberia. I was overwhelmed when I went there in March 2011. But all that seems to fade now, and I can’t stop looking at the photos I have of the faces I saw there.
Eugene Cho posted this photo with the caption, “Never underestimate the courage of a woman…the courage of a mother.” And my eyes got teary and my mind went to a place it doesn’t go often enough. The first mom. I’ll be honest, I don’t yet think of this woman often enough. My thoughts are generally… Continue reading courage of a mother
Slowly spreading this exciting (and a little bit crazy) news we’ve been keeping a secret… It shall be Facebook official tomorrow. an announcement from Dan + Natalie on Vimeo. More soon, I promise. More soon!