Tag: things I’m learning

halfway through the summer with EB

Caring for a child with Epidermolysis Bullosa is one of these things that requires a pretty hefty learning curve.  As we are now 5 months home with Julianne, we’re still very much in the learning stage.  I mean, we do have a bit of a routine, and I have learned how to handle the wound …

on fire

Today is one of those difficult days in the adoption waiting process.  Most days are good; although the wait is never EASY, it’s not all-consuming.  Every now and then a day arrives in which I battle the constant temptation to dwell on my fears… what if we don’t get to travel before the next major …

unexpected

In my car this evening, and I was the only one.  This experience is a rare one;  to just be me.  No kids.  No noise. No chatter.  Nothing. JUST. ME. I rounded a curve in the road and gasped because the moon was sitting there.  Huge and orange and  boldly just hovering to where I …

a mini-adoption update!

Finally!  I finally have some good news to report! At least once a day, a sweet friend asks if we have any news about our adoption process.  And, for the past 76 days, I haven’t.  Just waiting.  And waiting.  And then waiting a bit more. BUT… Today, I have a (mini) update! The paperwork we’re …