Preliminary MOWCYA Court Date June 4th

We would love prayers this week. This Tuesday, June 4th, Baby T’s preliminary MOWCYA court date will occur.  The MOWCYA court date is when the Ethiopian courts research the child’s history and interview his or her living relatives or the … Continued

Update Time – Baby T

We have news! I have been sitting on this news for a long time. In fact, if Jeff had his way, we would have shared this news by now. I guess this time around, I’m just looking at everything so … Continued

The “Stuck Tour” Coming to a City Near You

I posted this over on Addicted to Saving already, so excuse me for having it on the web twice. We haven’t updated this blog in a while, primarily because there hasn’t been any news. Just waiting. I guess that’s why … Continued

Back to Life, Back to Reality

(The picture above is I-75. This is what we saw for four hours as we drove from Tampa to Atlanta.) Considering how much time has gone by since my last post, I knew that I had to update our blog … Continued

Life Stopped – Her Side

Earlier this week I wrote up a blog post to try to explain the emotions I’ve felt thus far since we received a referral for our sweet baby boy. I was going to try to explain how you can inexplicably … Continued

God’s Timing is Perfect

Jeff in Uganda with three new friends he met at an orphanage I know that it has been weeks and weeks since I’ve updated our adoption blog last.  So many of you blessed us with your prayers and kind words … Continued

Dealing with Disappointment

A little over two months ago, our lives were rocked. We were told that a birth mother had chosen us to adopt her baby girl that was due August 13th. We had only looked into domestic adoption for about 7 … Continued

Baby Steps Moving Forward on our wait for Ethiopia!

Picture from America World’s Website (our adoption agency handling our Ethiopia & Haiti adoptions) There is an “unofficial” list of families adopting from Ethiopia within America World who are “in-line” and waiting for their children.  When Jeff and I officially … Continued

Haiti Updates

Photo from Crossing Borders Project Jeff and I decided to adopt a child from Haiti last fall.  We had completed our homestudy and most of our dossier for Ethiopia and we knew that we wanted to adopt not just one … Continued