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Adoption Update

Good Morning Y’all! I thought I’d hop on to share some good news with you; we have finished our adoption home study, and are officially certified to foster and adopt in the state of NY! We are super excited to have completed this step, and to be moving forward!! I definitely wasn’t expecting our home… Continue reading Adoption Update

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Faith In God. Faith In His Timing.

Good Morning Friends! Faith in God includes faith in His timing. How often do we hear that statement? If you’re like me it’s a statement that you hear, see, read, and repeat to yourself rather often. However, I usually find myself clinging to that line while I’m in a waiting period or going though a… Continue reading Faith In God. Faith In His Timing.

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No Greater Gift Than A Love Of Books.

Good Morning! I hope you’ve had a lovely week and are gearing up for a fun weekend! Today’s Friday Favorite is a little bit different from most weeks. Instead of focusing on just one item I wanted to focus on an entire genre; children’s books and reading! This is a topic that has been on… Continue reading No Greater Gift Than A Love Of Books.

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Our First Adoption Fundraiser!!

Good Afternoon Y’all!! As I mentioned earlier adoption is not an inexpensive undertaking, and as such we are excited to announce that we are holding our first fundraiser; adoption t-shirts! My talented sister Carla has created this one of a kind logo just for our adoption shirts, and she’s done a beautiful job. Trust me… Continue reading Our First Adoption Fundraiser!!

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Answering The Call

If you follow my adventures on Facebook, Instagram, or IRL (in real life) then you know that we recently announced that we’ve officially started the adoption process. Technically we made the decision to adopt, and started working towards that decision, a couple of months ago but have kept pretty quiet about it until now. That… Continue reading Answering The Call

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Learning To Love Mother’s Day – A Testimony

Today I wanted to briefly share my testimony of the journey of learning to love Mother’s Day. If you’ve read my previous post then you know that I dread Mother’s Day. It is such an agonizing day for me. I struggle with finding the balance between celebrating my own mother(s) in the way they deserve… Continue reading Learning To Love Mother’s Day – A Testimony

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Mother’s Day – A Most Dreaded Holiday

Ah Mother’s Day…my most dreaded holiday by far. Typically I love holidays as I love celebrating. Mother’s Day however is a whole different beast for me. For the month preceding the day I have this pit deep within my stomach; one of sadness, anger, and dread. When you’re struggling with the disease of infertility and… Continue reading Mother’s Day – A Most Dreaded Holiday