Category Archives: Ukraine Adoption

Is There Light At The End Of The Tunnel?

I’m looking for the light at the end of the tunnel. I’ve never known anything as hard as this. They say the hard road is the one you want to be on. I don’t think anyone wants this. I don’t. … Continue reading

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Seven Months Home

Today I was thinking back to the beginning of the second adoption journey.  Remembering how stressful it was to get the dossier (huge pile of documents for the Ukraine government) and the USCIS 600a (another pile of documents for the … Continue reading

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Yahweh Smiles!

I love it when Yahweh smiles at me.  Little smiles, big smiles.  It shows me that He is present in my life.  That He is right here, loving on me.  Showing that He cares.  Sometimes it’s as simple as driving … Continue reading

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The Thief – Part II

I don’t know my life anymore.  I struggle to find the positive, happy person that used to live in my body.  I actually work hard at it.  I read positive books.  I read my Bible.  I fill my head with … Continue reading

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A Thief in the Midst

First update in awhile and this one is so hard to write. We have a thief. Ugly. I want to cry. The first time we shrugged it off, maybe I didn’t really have the money in my purse.  I’m busy … Continue reading

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Adoption Ukraine: 20 Weeks Home

I figured it was time to give a good update to what’s happening around our house these days.  Although the game of “Whack A Mole” is still going on, Tom and I are getting better at it so we are … Continue reading

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Adoption Update: Home 4 Months

I know you have all been wondering.  Especially with all of the drama of the first few months you’ve been wondering because this past month has been very quiet.  I’m holding my breath quiet.  We’ve made some changes around the … Continue reading

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The Fruit of His Spirit

What a difference a few days can make. The power of prayer is phenomenal. These past few weeks have stretched us way beyond anything we could have ever imagined.  Yesterday was calm.  This morning before school was calm.  I am … Continue reading

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Flashback Adoption: August 29

Nearing the End – August 29th – 10 Weeks in Ukraine Slowly but surely I am transferring the posts from our private Facebook page here to my blog.  Since we are home now it’s not so critical to keep our … Continue reading

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A Stressful Season

This is going to be a long one so grab something hot to drink and get ready for some very real stuff. It’s been challenging around here the past few weeks and I want to share some of it in … Continue reading

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