Meeting Malachi was one of the most emotional weeks of my life. My heart was a mess and after saying goodbye to him on Feb 10th I had to just push every feeling into a little box in my heart and mind, in order to push through the rest of our trip. I’m home now… Continue reading Unpacking
1 year. It’s been a year since we walked out of those orphanage gates forever. A year of bonding, trusting and loving. A year of magic and adventure, watching you experience the world for the first time. A year of growth, physically and emotionally. You’ve learnt a new language and how to communicate, to eat… Continue reading 1 year. Happy Forever Day.
I am so sorry for neglecting this blog the last few months. Emmy definitely keeps me busy! We have a huge update in our adoption of baby #2! On November 7th I received the approval from our local government that I had been waiting 2 months for! All of my paperwork was then able to… Continue reading Huge adoption update!
Thanksgiving is always a great day of reflection and thanks for all the blessing in my life. As I reflect on all the amazing miracles and blessings of this past year, becoming Emmy’s mom, watching her grow and flourish, gaining a beautiful new family in Bulgaria, great times with friends and family, starting baby #2’s… Continue reading Thankful
Happy 2nd Birthday Sweet Girl!! I cant believe you are two already. You shine so bright, you are strong, brave, hilarious and the absolute light of my life. I feel so blessed to be your mama. As much as I wanna keep you my little baby forever, it is so exciting to watch you grow… Continue reading Emmy is 2!!
August 10, 2016 marked 1 year since I met Emmy for the very first time. I am full of so many emotions thinking back to that day, in the playroom of a small orphanage in Bulgaria, holding my daughter for the first time. She was small, distant, emotionless, but absolutely perfect. Its been an amazing… Continue reading One Year
You all have heard my testimony and reasons on why I chose down syndrome adoption (if you haven’t read it click here!), now I wanna share another families story! Why down syndrome adoption, A guest post! Diana and Andrew are in the process of adopting a little one with down syndrome from Eastern Europe, here… Continue reading Why down syndrome adoption a guest post!