Why I’ve Been Quiet

Trigger Warning: Sensitive Material I’ve been very quiet recently. I’m becoming a louder activist about a lot of other things important to me, but when it comes to my adoption or children in general, I lost my voice for a little bit. As hard as all of this is to put out there to the… Continue reading Why I’ve Been Quiet


A Brief Update

Well hello there ! I know I’ve been pretty silent on the update front. We have had several things happen that I’m not sure I feel entirely comfortable sharing. But as a brief overview, we’ve moved again, we have a new social worker, and progress will soon be made. Our social worker has sent our forms… Continue reading A Brief Update

Adoption · Advocation

World Changers and Waiting to Die

I’ve been going over catchy phrases and in-your-face word combinations but there isn’t a way for me to say what I’m going to say and not get emotional. So I’m not going to worry about trying to sound quaint and unattached. I’m not going to try to look at this from an objective, unbiased perspective.… Continue reading World Changers and Waiting to Die


As a Mom on Thanksgiving

As I sit here at the table, I’m struggling to find the holiday spirit. Normally I feel it months in advance, and I do think I felt it even yesterday. But now that Thanksgiving is here, which means the Christmas Season has officially opened, I just feel empty. I’m looking around my cold apartment, seeing… Continue reading As a Mom on Thanksgiving