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The Love Project

Posted on: June 8, 2015

Our youngest son is from China. He waited for a forever family on a “special needs” list, as so many children do. The sad truth is healthcare in China is vastly different than it is here and parents of children with medical conditions are often faced with the heart wrenching decision of either giving up […]

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Adoption – One Year In

Posted on: March 2, 2015

March 2 – one year ago today we met our third son. So many prayers, much planning, and anticipation all led up to that moment of walking into the conference room of our hotel in southeast China. It’s often referred to as  “gotcha day.” We call it family day, as we celebrate our family as […]

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It’s Been 4 months

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Yesterday marked 4 months since meeting our third son in China. The day you first meet your child and he or she is placed into your arms is often referred to as “Gotcha Day.” We plan to celebrate this as a “family day” as we are so grateful for his addition into our family. We […]

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Home and The Shop Reopens!

Posted on: March 19, 2014

I recently closed the Etsy shop as we prepared to leave for China. We were in China for two weeks-learning more about our son’s country, meeting him, finalizing adoption paperwork, waiting for his passport, visa, consulate appointment and more. It was such an intense time but wonderful to spend that time with just us and […]

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It’s been a whirlwind!

Posted on: February 21, 2014

Oh where to begin?! The adoption journey is full of anxious waiting and even though this last wait was short in comparison to others along the way, it felt so long because it was the last approval standing between us and getting to China to meet our little one! So after waiting through Chinese New […]

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