We officially passed court on November 14th and became parents to a beautiful Bulgarian boy! We leave on December 8th to begin the long journey back to his town. He will join our family forever on December 11th, exactly 3 months after we met him! If you have been supporting our family with words, donations, … More Introducing Sevaston
Missed part 1? How about part 2? In that moment, I felt broken. Maybe I’m not a regular mom. Maybe I don’t love my kids like other moms do. Maybe there’s something wrong with me that I can’t just be overjoyed. And even when you know, as I mentioned before, that you are a neurotic … More The Seventure – Part 3
Missed part 1? Find it here! 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 … 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!