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Patiently Waiting | Abigail’s Birth Story

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

After Levi was born, I was able to get his birth story typed and posted within 4 weeks of him being born. Let’s just say things are a little busier now! Not only do I have […]

Patiently Waiting | Introducing Abigail Mae

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

It is with my greatest pleasure to share with you the birth of our daughter, Abigail Mae; born on November 2, 2017 at 11:34am; weighing 7lb 3oz; measuring 19 1/4 inches. We are over the moon […]

Patiently Waiting | What Not to Say to Expecting Adoptive Mothers

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

We are now just days away from Baby Sister joining our family! With November being National Adoption Month, I have had time to reflect on our waiting period of this adoption. I’ve had a lot of […]

Patiently Waiting | Explaining Adoption to a 4 Year Old

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

Throughout this process of adoption, I am often asked if we have shared with Levi that we are adopting. This is not something I could keep from him, so we told him early on in the […]

Patiently Waiting | Prayers Answered

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

I’ve been keeping a secret, but a really good one. WE ARE ADOPTING!!! I was approached by someone two months ago and asked if Joshua and I had ever considered adoption because there is a baby that […]

Patiently Waiting | A Diagnosis

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

In June, we officially hit the 2.5 year mark of trying for another baby. It’s weird to think it’s been that long since we started this journey. Never did I imagine the walk we would go […]

Patiently Waiting | Lazarus Moment

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

Last week, I was reading with Levi from his children’s Bible. We do this every morning and he has his favorite stories that we tend to read on a regular basis: David and Goliath, Joshua and […]

Patiently Waiting | Weeping While Rejoicing

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

I’ll be honest, this past month was particularly hard emotionally for me in this waiting journey. I went from September to February not crying once over our journey and even found myself thankful for where we […]

Patiently Waiting | Single Pink Line

2 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

I still remember two years ago when we were just two or three months into our infertility journey when I went and bought my first pregnancy test. I was in line at Target with Levi in […]

Patiently Waiting | Dreams Deferred

3 years ago - LEAVE A COMMENT

This post has been on my heart for some time now, but I haven’t really had the time to sit down and write it, nor did I really have the words at the time to share […]