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Almost One Year Later

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I can remember a time when I didn’t think this day was possible. Tomorrow marks one year since our lives were radically altered. That day is still so vivid in my memory banks! I find it somewhat difficult to articulate the range of emotions and feelings I experienced that day! If there was just one – I would say anger! My anger was directed at myself and God! How could He allow something like this to happen? Doesn’t He know…

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Facebook Live

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Yesterday I went onto Facebook Live to share some thoughts about our journey so far. It was so fun doing this. I was able to connect with childhood friends and family I haven’t seen or spoken to in many years. It can be amazing at times how technology can bring people together. It also has the ability to cause people to be not so ‘social.’ You can watch the rebroadcast below. Sorry that the video quality isn’t that great. You…

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My Adoption Struggles

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I remember the very day my parents told me I was adopted. It is a day I will never forget. At the time, I was approximately 5 years old and when they had sat me down on that green, flower patterned couch in the living room. I remember it was bright in the room and was somewhat bothered by the fact I had to set down my GI Joe and listen to something mom and dad wanted to talk about.…

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Thank You

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Sometimes these two words just don’t seem to be enough when trying to convey your heart on a specific matter. Often, our words are inadequate to describe how we feel about a particular person or thing. Over the past 9 months, our family has been loved, supported, and cared for by so many people. Our families, friends, acquaintances, our kid’s school, church family, and even complete strangers have gone out of there way to help us during this time. It…

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Family Journey Life My Story Update

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It’s not easy asking for help. Our pride gets in the way. It can be embarrassing to ask for help. You are afraid of what others are going to think about you. What are people saying behind your back? There are a lot of ‘reasons’ that keep people from asking for help. No one wants to admit, or show weakness. But the reality is, we all need help. There are times and seasons in all of our lives when we…

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