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… 15 weeks

We are fifteen weeks along!! As quickly as time feels to be flying by us so quickly, it seems to be passing as equally slow. Our birth mother is great at sharing what’s going on with our little Holland….. I … Continue reading

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… he’s 31!

A big HAPPY BIRTHDAY goes out to my hubs! That man turned thirty-one yesterday and it seems as if time has just been flying for us…. And, he’s looking every bit of Of course my temperamental computer isn’t cooperating so … Continue reading

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… never lose hope

Psalm 119:116 Sustain me, my God, according to your promise, and I will live; do not let my hopes be dashed. Hope is an amazing feeling that drives us. Its what keeps us checking our phones for a phone call … Continue reading

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… a little bit of hope

From the very beginning of our journey, Thomas and I have been incredibly hopeful about bringing a little one into the world. As our plans in how we would be bringing home a baby changed, we remained hopeful about God’s … Continue reading

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… hi

hi, my name is Alaina Mayes and I am not perfect. I have flaws and blemishes…. Imperfections and issues….. And, marks and scars that make up who I am. Good. Bad. And, indifferent. Thankfully, there is MAC & the Lamb … Continue reading

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… getaway

I got away this weekend. Not too far, nothing extravagant or incredibly fancy. Just a little getaway to relax, unwind, & celebrate. Austin, Texas. Our capital. A city of great music, amazing food and local restaurants, and a ton of … Continue reading

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… sisters {{by the blood}}

I’m a junkie with an addictive personality. I mean, when I love something, I love it. Period. End of story. I’m hooked. And, I hooked on social media. Mainly Instagram. {{@amayes}} It was on Instagram that I met my friend … Continue reading

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