June 9, 1984

Thanking God for twenty four years (and still pushing a stroller) Allow me to be a little personal and sentimental today. This isn’t about adoption, or HIV, or homeschooling, but in some ways this post is about all of those things. Tomorrow is the 24th anniversary of the day Russ and I were married....

Mother Hunger

I’ve been thinking about what I call “mother hunger”. Kalkidan’s heart has a huge cavern that was meant to be filled by a mother. She lost her first mother when she was three and she did not have another mother until she came home to me. I read the books and thought I was...

A Little Getaway

We took a short hike on Tubbs Hill where a nice lady took our picture. Russ and I were very blessed to get a little break this weekend. We had the rare opportunity to get away. The big kids took care of the little kids and when we arrived home today they were all...