Category Archives: Adoption

Baby on the way!

It has been nearly two years since I last wrote a blog post. Life happened. We moved to a farm out in the country, I got a new job with full(er) time hours, we changed course in our adoption journey, … Continue reading

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Lessons from our adoption home study

I attended a West African Drum and Dance retreat this weekend. I danced. I drummed. I sang. On the second night, as I lay in bed, body exhausted from a full day of movement and learning, I listened. Listened to … Continue reading

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Twenty Thirteen

It is the first day of 2013. I went for a run, and we ate our traditional ‘first delicious meal’ of the year – roasted free-range chicken smothered in beer and persian spice. 2012 was a year of discoveries and … Continue reading

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Why adopt a child?

On days like this, when one year old Sir Riel wakes up cranky and doesn’t stop whining all morning no matter what I do, I must admit I question my desire to have more children! At times like these, I … Continue reading

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Adoption Adventure

This is my first blog post ever. I created this blog several months ago, and have not made a post until now. That’s the story of my life these days. I think about things for a long time before actually … Continue reading

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