Monthly Archives: October 2013

… oh, to be good

I have a crazy strong desire to be good. at everything. To be good at being who I am in every role God’s given me. And, good in terms of how God is defined as “good” – faithful, just, gracious, … Continue reading

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… family

Growing up, I never once in a million years considered adoption as the way we would go about having our first child. Or, possibly any child we would welcome. I never thought that having children would really be an issue. … Continue reading

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… testimony tuesday!

So, you guys know I’m slightly obsessed with social media. Instagram, specifically, has been so wonderful to me throughout this adoption process and I have fallen in love with hastags. Everyday of the work week has a hastag associated with … Continue reading

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… hello, love

Oh, sweet girl. I can’t believe that you’re a girl. I can’t believe that we’re here. That you’re ours. You were an idea, a hope, and a prayer. But, now you’re a girl. With a name and a mama who … Continue reading

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… all that I am

I’m hurting tonight. Feeling guilty & horrible. I had a rough day at at work- the classroom chewed me up and spit me out today. These are times that I completely hate who I can be. Those are the times … Continue reading

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… peace in parenting

It feels as if our little one won’t be here for an eternity. It feels as if the next seven months will completely d r a g by…….. I know that’s not completely true but that’s how I’m feeling today. … Continue reading

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… your turn is coming

I wanted to write a post for the ladies who are waiting. Who are frustrated at the ticking clock. The passing months that turn into years. The ones who are heard their tenth baby/pregnancy/adoption announcement. Who are exhausted and emotionally … Continue reading

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