Y'all. Last week was a week. I honestly don't even have the head space to form it into words right now. But, if you have had a similar week, here is our encouragement. His fingerprints are in all of our unknowns. Whatever ache you have: He cares. Whatever doesn't make sense now: He is working [...]
2020: Trusting the Process to the Promise
I am sure we can all agree that so many processes life throws our way are not pretty. You are running the race set before you; but the only way to get to that finish line is practice, sweat, surrender, tears, and getting back up every time you fall. It can be downright painful. [...]
Adoption: The Quiet Part
I’ve been wondering lately why this waiting part of the adoption is so tough. Chase thinks this is the easiest part but this by far is the hardest part for me. The adoption journey is basically choose an agency, orientation, applications, get approved for adoption, mountains of paperwork, several trainings, more paperwork, home studies, approval [...]
I do not have the power to mess up something that he began.
Twists & Turns
I have heard it said that disappointments come from unmet expectations. I think that pretty much sums it up. You have a picture in your head of how you think something will turn out and when it goes a total different way, you are left with the word why. A tough lesson I am learning [...]