4 Reasons Why Adopting an Older Child is Awesome!

For starters, in the adoption world most people are looking for a child up to age three. When I say “older” child, I mean older than three. I’m specifically going to be talking about preschool/early elementary aged kids because that’s what I have experience with. I’m well aware that in general, this age group is … More 4 Reasons Why Adopting an Older Child is Awesome!

The Nitty Gritty of Adoption Expenses & A New Fundraiser

Okay! Part 2 from yesterday. Last time we adopted I really, super, did NOT keep track. I did not WANT to keep track. Because its owie, and insane, and one day I would like to retire and its against my very nature to ignore that fact right now. So this time! Everything has been slightly … More The Nitty Gritty of Adoption Expenses & A New Fundraiser

Bulgaria take three

Zdravete! (Hello! – the jury is still out on how to spell that anglophone style.) Months ago I happily volunteered to accompany a friend on the first trip of her second adoption. We plotted and schemed and waited and hoped for early in the new year. The travel dates came and were only A WEEK … More Bulgaria take three