Tag: waiting

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 …

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 …

I don’t really know what’s going on, and I’m okay with that.

Those in the know know that I like knowing what’s going on. I like the details, I like the planning, I like the scheduling. Miss Julianne’s adoption process has thrown much of that tendency so far out the window, I can’t even see it any more.  And… I’m okay with that. When first started looking …

#worththewait

Yeah.  I did just use a hash tag as the title of this post. #nothisisnotajoke 🙂 Enough of that though… When we went started our adoption process (50 days ago… but who’s counting?), I wanted to try to be as transparent and open about our experiences here on the ‘ol blog. What I have found …