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Monthly Archives: November 2014

A girl!

As National Adoption Month comes to a close I can’t help but reflect on how much adoption has impacted us. Adoption not only made us parents but has completely changed our world view.  There is great loss in our children’s stories but there is also hope, so much hope.  I love being a mother to […]

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It’s beautiful to witness so many of my past couples becoming parents for the first time! Janel & Jeffrey were married just over a year ago and they recently welcomed Jordan into their family.  They don’t come much sweeter than this little guy!

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Adding another…

It wasn’t even two months after Bek came home when we learned of his friend in Ethiopia who was also in need of a family.  Bek and this other little boy had been on the same “waiting children’s list”.  They even grew up in the same rural village together and were childhood friends.  Bek immediately […]

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Jessica & Aaron: Sedona, AZ Wedding

Overlooking the stunning red rocks of Sedona, Jessica and Aaron were married. Their close friends and family flew in from out of town to help them celebrate. What a beautiful occasion it was! KD Event Designs did an incredible job with the planning and details like they always do. On a rare occasion I don’t […]

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God had different plans.

Cruz’s adoption would ignite an even deeper passion to adopt again.  When he was fifteen months old, we started another adoption journey, this time from Ethiopia.  We planned to adopt a child 0-2 years of age.  I’m laughing as I type that, God sure has a way of changing plans!  I say that because it […]

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