Tic-Tac-tOH my gosh can we please play something else?!

My adorable little 5 year old redhead just learned to play tic-tac-toe.  She got a $1 “Hello Kitty” white board fromTarget as a reward for good behavior and it has 3 tic-tac-toe game frames on it.  It’s been about three days and I’m possibly going to saw the board in half and put it atContinue reading “Tic-Tac-tOH my gosh can we please play something else?!”

IHMO: let’s not romanticize.

*I’m doing a short series to highlight and process some things I’ve learned in our adoption process.  I’m calling it IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), because I’m not a professional, I’m not proposing my opinion is always the right one or the only one, and I’m even saving room for the possibility in the futureContinue reading “IHMO: let’s not romanticize.”

IMHO: lose the rescue mentality.

*I’m doing a short series to highlight and process some things I’ve learned in our adoption process.  I’m calling it IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), because I’m not a professional, I’m not proposing my opinion is always the right one or the only one, and I’m even saving room for the possibility in the futureContinue reading “IMHO: lose the rescue mentality.”

IMHO: Listen and Read–birth moms

*I’m doing a short series to highlight and process things I’ve learned in our adoption process–and since.  I’m calling it IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), because I’m SO not a professional, I’m not proposing my opinion is always the right one or the only one, and I’m even saving room for the possibility in theContinue reading “IMHO: Listen and Read–birth moms”

IMHO: Listen and Read; Repeat.

If you’re just checking in, I’m starting a series about things I have learned in the adoption process–and since.  I’m calling it IMHO (In My Humble Opinion), because I’m not a professional, I’m not proposing my opinion is always right, and I’m even saving room for the possibility in the future that my mind couldContinue reading “IMHO: Listen and Read; Repeat.”