Monthly Archives: July 2014

Two Months.

I think back to two months ago and I am overtaken with a flood of emotion. Joy, grief, sadness, happiness, guilt, fear, stress, strength. That day is just so incredibly difficult to put into words. How do you explain going to the other side of the world to find your son? That moment he is […]

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My oldest.

It’s so hard to believe that I have a second grader. I say it every year but second grade seems so much older. In reality, I think it is. Second grade is no longer just learning through having fun with a little bit of actual work mixed in. Second grade is work. In his school […]

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High chair chronicles.

Ming has made such strides in his eating. Textures. Fruits. Touching his food. It’s been so fun to watch. I decided to bust out the good camera one day and use my wide angle which I never do. These might be some of my favorite pictures ever.  This next one is blurry but I still […]

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Friend.

I don’t really use this blog to post anything besides what’s happening in our little casa but every once in a while, I’ve got to expand my horizons a little bit. Long ago, I had a photography business. I love photography. I hate owning my own business. I’m more of a jack of all trades, […]

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Oh Gavin.

Gavin, he is a special snowflake. He is awesome. He is original. He is nothing short of amazing. He is a big brother.  A lover of cuddles. His thumb never leaves his mouth. He tells stories like no other 3 year old ever has. He is down 3 teeth. He is going to do something […]

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Grateful.

Adam and I struggled for a long time to make good family friends. Who am I kidding? Making friends as an adult is…hard. When you are hardly keeping your head above the water, friendships is one of those things that falls to the wayside. When we moved into this house a year and a half […]

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Rock on my warrior.

We are right at our one month home with Ming. We met with our social worker yesterday for our first post adoption interview and with that I began to really reflect on the past month. The past month has been full of many lows. Lows so dark that I wasn’t quite sure we were ever […]

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