I promise I won’t give you an hour by hour account of our whole trip, but I’m detailing a lot of that first meeting. I’m sorry if it comes off as a touch dramatic, I’m laying down my mind at the time. The back door burst open and startled all of us. A blur in … More The Seventure – Part 2
I’m sure you have noticed the gap between posts, and I almost wish I could say that I’ve just been lazy. Truthfully I’ve been avoiding this mess of emotions that comes with the adoption territory. I’m going to try and be totally honest in the journey, so that you can all know what it’s like, … More The Seventure – Part 1
If you are here because you’ve followed a couple of my earlier posts about SPD or other feeding issues, I’m sorry it has taken so long to mention it again. We have now been in feeding therapy for several months. Our OT is great and works with our schedule, so we typically see her every … More Updated Feeding Strategy
So as I posted about last week, we have received the referral for our son! We did a “gender reveal beard” over the weekend which was pretty fun. I think I have a career as a beard colourist in my future. For someone who tried very hard to get out of it, Jason actually enjoys … More Our Son
Finally some movement and some news on the adoption front! Besides a few select people, this is the first place that we are sharing that WE HAVE RECEIVED OUR REFERRAL! We received the referral yesterday and agreed to proceed this morning. We had the file reviewed by our local adoption doctor (because the government makes … More We’re coming for you!
I have been to Bulgaria three times and Europe a total of six times (after this adoption the numbers will change to five and eight!) I have picked up some getting-there skills that I thought I would pass along. Fare hunting has become somewhat of a hobby of mine, and since it’s second nature now, … More Getting to Bulgaria (or Europe) on the Cheap
You may or may not have heard of the many t-shirt fundraising platforms on the web, but once you join adoption groups and start fundraising you will! Bonfire is a website where you can design and sell shirts and only shirts (at least right now.) They don’t only do fundraisers but that’s their base. I … More Your Guide to Bonfire Fundraisers