The winners!

Okay. So a bunch of you were super close. I was really amazed that you guys got so close! In fact, Karrie got it exactly right when she guessed that it was ‘Roman’ from Lifeline‘s newest list. Well done, Nancy Drew 😉 We are THRILLED to be working with our favorite social worker evahhh… Ms. […]

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Without further ado

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Photo and video editing at www.OneTrueMedia.com Please join us in welcoming our new son! He is 13 months old and his special need is the same as his big brother Jude: bilateral clubfoot. We will name him Shepherd Harrison YuanYang. We are filled with joy and can’t wait to bring this little guy HOME!

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Our son

This post is not intended to go into all the details about ‘the call’ or what lead up to that particular *wonderful* moment in time. This is to crystallize, in my mind, how my entire life, from it’s start to now, has lead up to this moment. The moment God asked Chris and I if […]

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OKAY! I’ll spill!!

I’m working on a post, I’ll have it up tonight, before 10:00? It’s actually taking me a bit longer to write than I had anticipated, what with all these KIDS running around interrupting me!So, sound good?!? I just want to be sure everyone gets a chance to get in on the guessing, after all, it […]

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Round 2

Well done, guys! Some of you got really close! Not only was I impressed by some of the guesses, but others had me laughing out loud (Laine, Hayley, Maia and Anna ~ you guys had me almost peeing my pants) and others had me wanting to cry (Patricia… TORI? ENGAGED?!? She’s STILL my baby! and […]

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Let’s play a game

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Okay. So let’s just *say* that we have a little, ahem, announcement. And if we were to, in theory, have an announcement, what would you all *guess* this announcement would be? I’d love to have a little guessing game… whoever guesses the closest will win a little something from me, you lucky dog 😉 It […]

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Breakfast with Santa

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Chris took the kids to Breakfast with Santa on Saturday morning. They were so excited, especially since Santa arrived in a KC 135 Each of the kids got a present especially for them from “Santa”… amazing he know just what each of them wanted! I had to take Jude to a function at our church, […]

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Christmas cards and such

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Well, Laine over at the Ferrill Bunch inspired me to go ahead and post our Christmas card pic with her darling pics of her little ones. Ours is not great. One thing I’ve learned in the last 18 years is NOT to wait for something to be perfect, you’ll be waiting forever. I made our […]

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Helping the orphan

An incredibly powerful presentation by an adoptive mom and dad to encourage other Christian’s to ‘help the orphan’ as scripture calls us to. Whether through prayer, sponsorship or adoption, there is something everyone can do.In her post on WCC, Regina, the mom who made the video wrote,”So if it helps to bring a child home […]

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Being a mother

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Man, do I love this little guy! There is just something about him, he has such a charming, loving, engaging personality. He is just fun. He laughs, makes silly faces, makes up games. One of his newest games is he’ll have something in his hand and then pull his hand into his sleeve. Then he […]

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