Monthly Archives: September 2014

Faith Without Works

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Adoption Update: One Week Home

Whoo Hoo we are almost over jet lag!  Settling into things here.  Silly me decided to jump into an Arbonne detox on Monday and wowza those must-have daily ice cream cones in Ukraine are coming back to bite me big … Continue reading

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You’re Such a Nice Person! HA!

There are some common things people say to me when I mention adopting teenagers from Ukraine.  I hear them over and over again and always reply the same way.  I wonder if other adopting parents hear them.  They aren’t bad … Continue reading

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Flashback Adoption: August 6th Ukraine

From time to time you’ll find a flashback article.  These are things I’ve written that either have not been published or were published to our super secret members only Facebook group.  Now that we are home safe and sound they … Continue reading

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Family Rules!

Someday Tom and I will write a book on this subject because so many people have asked us to do that but for now here are a few of our family rules to get you started.  They may or may … Continue reading

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Things They Don’t Tell You About International Adoption….

I was out on my walk this morning.  Those of you who have been following me know I start a lot of stories out like that.  One – I walk a lot and two – it’s when I think (because … Continue reading

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