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I would really  like to write paragraphs on bringing home Tegan and paragraphs on bringing home Davie …. paragraphs of thoughts that are swirling in my head and need to be recorded before I forget this whole year of my crazy life ever existed.  But my brain is foggy, my mind is tired and my […]

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IT’S A …… GIRL!!!!!

No, Tegan is not a girl. But his baby sister is!!! Now slap that look of shocked amazement and uncontrollable curiosity off your face and get ready for a serious story.  I know, I have quite a bit to catch you up on. It all started with God’s plan, we said yes to adoption and […]

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

It’s always wild to step into places so different from the one you know, places that make you uncomfortable and places that make you re-imagine what this world of ours has to offer.  I love seeing things through different eyes, turing what I think is sure, essential and beautiful on it’s head.  There was no […]

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So, this morning as I was pouring my cereal I realized that this milk will expire with perfect timing, exactly one day before we leave to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia!!  (Oh I know you’re judging me for my measly half gallon of milk, and yes, it usually does go bad before we can drink it all. […]

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Tegan passed court yesterday!!!!!!  That means he had a positive letter of adoption written for him and now WE get to go to court in ETHIOPIA!!!  ON MAY 14th!!!!!!!  We’ll be there a few days before our court date … and that means I get to spend Mother’s day with my son : ) and Ed gets […]

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