Yesterday was the anniversary of Lizzie's finalization! On September 29, 2009, she became officially ours and our family was complete! Of course, that was until Patrick came along to re-complete it. 🙂 I could go on and on about how awesome it was to adopt Lizzie, but I've basically already done that in this blog post. ----> … Continue reading Four Years Ago, We Adopted Our Daughter.
Last Wednesday (September 11th) was the five year anniversary of the day that Lizzie came to us, forever and ever. Of course, we didn’t know that, at the time, that wasn't necessarily true. But, that’s what the case worker told us because she sincerely believed it to be true when she said it. And, that’s what we told the … Continue reading I Remember The Day Lizzie Came To Us
If you've been wondering what happened after the bio facebook request, your wait is over.... 😉 And, if you don't know what I'm talking about, here you go. http://www.the5parkers.com/2013/09/six-degrees-of-facebook-separation.htmlSo, after I moved on past the crying and freaking out (well, the crying, anyway), we decided to be proactive. The night that the biological mother made … Continue reading The Unwanted Facebook Connections Continue…
Life is funny. Never did I think that I would grow up, become a mom, and carry a constant fear; albeit, in the back of my head (most of the time), that I would have to look into the face of the woman who gave birth to my children, ever again. Never did I think … Continue reading Six Degrees of Facebook Separation