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My New Role As A Stay At Home Mom! {Life Update}

After almost 17 years in the office administration world, I've ended my professional career. As of this month, I'm officially a full time stay at home mom! Being that my entire internet presence is built around coming home for comfort, you can imagine that I'm pretty happy with this life change. I've spent the last… Continue reading My New Role As A Stay At Home Mom! {Life Update}

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I’m Back + Month in Review {January 2023}

Hello friends! I took the month of January off from blogging as we transitioned to a family of five. If you're not sure what I'm talking about, you can read all about our adoption journey here. As I've mentioned before, I can't share photos or many details about our kiddos online. I'll do my best… Continue reading I’m Back + Month in Review {January 2023}


Adoption Update and Month in Review {November 2022}

Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her his great mercy, and they rejoiced with her. Luke 1:58 I hope that as you read this post, you will rejoice with me over God's great mercy! This is a good update, friends. Here we go! At the end of my last adoption update,… Continue reading Adoption Update and Month in Review {November 2022}


Adoption Update {October 2022}

If you’re new to our adoption journey, start here. The basics are that we’re adopting through our state’s Department of Social Services (DSS), which means we will adopt a child who is currently in the foster care system. We have applied to adopt a child or group of siblings between 7-16 years old. In July I… Continue reading Adoption Update {October 2022}

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The Need You Probably Didn’t Know About: Meals for Children In Foster Care Transition

I love taking meals to people who are in need. Sometimes they are welcoming a new child into their home, are sick or recovering from surgery, or they have just moved. Recently I added another category to that list. Did you know that children who are in foster care end up spending days, nights, and… Continue reading The Need You Probably Didn’t Know About: Meals for Children In Foster Care Transition

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Month in Review {August 2022}

The Highlights We got to have our first official sleep over with my nephews! They spent 24 hours with us and we had lots of fun together. Paul is easily the favorite and it's not hard to see why! (I will point out that I did go down this giant slide...although not backwards and upside… Continue reading Month in Review {August 2022}

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{Big} Life Update: Our Adoption Journey

Yep, you read that correctly. After 11 years of marriage, Paul and I are in the process of being approved as adoptive parents! Adoption has always been on our hearts. I was deeply impacted by several precious foster children that I encountered while serving in various ministries in my early 20's. We went into our… Continue reading {Big} Life Update: Our Adoption Journey