Tag Archives: Teens

Gossip: And The Lessons Keep Coming!

In our home you never know when the next lesson will suddenly appear.  Most times you aren’t expecting it and I’ve learned to recognize them when they pop up, take a breath and dig in.  This morning at 5:50 a.m. … Continue reading

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What Is Love?

A couple of weeks ago Vlad said something to me about the word love.  This is a very complicated word and it can have all sorts of meanings and since he is still learning the in’s and out’s of American … 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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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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Mind Your Manners

Yesterday I took Vlad to the shoe store to buy him a new pair of tennis shoes for his birthday.  I was standing in line when a woman just cut right in front of me and went to the counter.  … Continue reading

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