We Have a Daughter!

We Have a Daughter!

I testified in court for the first time today. Laying my left hand on the Bible, raising my right hand, and facing the judge, I swore that what I was about to say would be the truth. I sat nervously in the witness box inside a small but full courtroom. The attorney...
My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

My Top 10 Favorite Adoption Books

For those praying about adoption, waiting for a placement, or already parenting children that have been adoption – learning all you can about this topic is so important. Over the years, I’ve read many books on the subject. So, I thought I would share some...
The Battle

The Battle

Since my last blog post, I’ve celebrated my wedding anniversary and my birthday. Both are wonderful reasons to celebrate, which I certainly did. My husband and I try to eat at Chili’s on our anniversary. If you’re not familiar with, it is somewhat of a TexMex...
Waiting Well (Even When It’s Painful)

Waiting Well (Even When It’s Painful)

I’m really not the best person to write about waiting well. I mean, I get antsy waiting for people to finish eating their dinner when I’m ready for dessert. And that’s a mild example. I try and work on my patience, but when I’m tired or hungry or don’t feel well...
3 Ways Abortion Robs America’s Mothers—and All of Us

3 Ways Abortion Robs America’s Mothers—and All of Us

*This article was first published by Bound4Life, and was later re-printed by Christianheadlines.com, Charisma News, and For Every Mom. Thank-you to all of these organizations for spreading this important message. Please visit one of these sites for this blog post with...