One thing can always be said for us. We never do things the simple way. Sometimes that's because of random circumstances. And, sometimes, it's because of me. You see, there's a reason that Brian calls me Lucy Ricardo. :)When we finalized with the boys, it was definitely due to random circumstances. The car overheated which … Continue reading My Boy Is Finally Finalized! He’s Kaleb Parker now. 🙂
Month: November 2013
What’s Going To Change When You Finalize Your Adoption?
I'm kind of quiet at work. I'm not really sure why. Well, it doesn't really have anything to do with this story, anyway. I'm just setting the mood. 😉 Anyway, when I mentioned with an oddly calm tone that we are finalizing on Monday, my co-workers weren't ready for it. But, it didn't take them long to start … Continue reading What’s Going To Change When You Finalize Your Adoption?
Kids Say The Darndest Things And It Needs To Stop.
We are very proud that we adopted. Just like I know many others are proud that they adopted. We have never hidden it from our kids (not that we really had a choice, haha) and never shied away from using the word. We talk about the milestones. We talk about the journey. We talk about … Continue reading Kids Say The Darndest Things And It Needs To Stop.
Congratulations! It’s A Boy! A Teenage Boy!
It’s been a journey. That’s how people always start these stories. Going through the adoption process with Patrick has been a journey. It’s like traveling to a new country by boat or train or some other slow and unsteady form of transportation. Definitely not an airplane, though. While airplanes have turbulence sometimes, they are so … Continue reading Congratulations! It’s A Boy! A Teenage Boy!