• Health
  • 2018 in Review + Word for 2019

    2018 is coming to close already. Can you believe it? I always enjoy these end of the year reviews to see it all in retrospect and looking forward to what God will do in the new year! For 2018, my word was Faithful. I knew God was going to be faithful in His promises and […]

  • Adoption
  • Adoption: May Is Hard

    I’ve written before how June is hard. From Anna’s birthday and relinquishment reminders, to my miscarriage 7 years ago. June is hard. But May is hard, too.  You see, every April marks another year since I chose adoption. Another year of choosing Christ as my daily savior. Another year to our adoption anniversary of meeting her amazing […]

  • Baby
  • Sadie’s Birth Video

    Sadie birth collage

    I was honored to have the amazing Katy Cook photograph Sadie’s birth. Through this blog and Facebook we were connected over adoption and it was a pleasure to finally meet her in person. Since Mark couldn’t be at the birth, this birth video and the pictures she captured will be treasured even more by us! […]

  • Adoption
  • A Rewriting of Our Adoption Story

    My first article is published at Adoption.Net! Will you head over there to leave some comment love?   I still remember the night I found out I was pregnant with my birthdaughter, whom I’ll call Anna. Despite my age of only 16 years old, a boyfriend who wasn’t interested anymore, a junior in high school, […]