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Being Thankful

Since Thanksgiving is almost upon us here in America this post is fitting.  Awhile back I read a blog post from someone who – I’m paraphrasing here – basically said that thanking Yahweh for every little thing in our days … Continue reading

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Family X – I Won’t Be Quiet!

From time to time in my book I will relate a story from another family.  These are families who have reached out to me about their situation with their adopted child/teen.  ALL of the personal information about the family has … Continue reading

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A Heart Deceived….. Guest Post by Shannon Dulock

I have not written in weeks.  I have several posts sitting in drafts waiting to be finished but there they sit.  Friends on my private FB group are asking for updates.  Right now I’m working on me.  Building up my … Continue reading

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I was chatting with another adoptive mom today via FB message.  She made a comment that she was so weary of the constant stress of dealing with her AS (adopted son) 16.  In and out of the home, inappropriate behaviors … Continue reading

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I Miss My Children

Imagine having one of your children spending the night with a friend.  Maybe it’s a nice night off for you.  Maybe you worry, what are they doing?  Are they safe?  Are they eating right?  Imagine having one of your children … Continue reading

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If God Wanted You to Adopt You Would Already Have the Money

I’m sure the person that posted this comment to me didn’t mean it to hurt.  I’m sure that somewhere in their heart they believe what they said.  Because they used “God” I’m assuming they are Christian.  Maybe I’m wrong.  I’m … Continue reading

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Adopting Again – Why?

Over the past few days I’ve gotten a lot of questions about our upcoming adoption.  Questions like why are you doing it again?  I wrote out this letter a while ago to address such questions. The short answer is because … Continue reading

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Vlad Update: Preparing to Bring Vlad Home

The past few days I’ve been immersing myself in teaching materials.  As most of you know I already home school our two still at home; one in 8th grade and one in 6th.  Vlad will be in 9th according to … Continue reading

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Vlad Update: Trip to Ukraine #1

For those of you who are following our adoption saga…… I just returned from Ukraine. Let me say once again I would rather give birth 10 times than adopt. This process is so long and so hard.  I had not … Continue reading

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Vlad Update: Today is the Day!!

Today is the day everything gets mailed to Ukraine!!!!  What a journey so far.  I know, without a shadow of doubt, that without Yahweh involved we would not be this far on the journey.  We were told out of the … Continue reading

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