Wow–Warp Speed

Today was the first time that I’ve logged into this blog in over a month.  Almost two months if I am really being honest.  Here is a brief recap! September 19th–Decided to take a leap of faith and adopt a baby. October 19th–Went with my mom, Mac and Moose to California for their 5-year old […]

Tummy Mama

On Monday we {birth parents, social Worker, and myself–Kevin was dying from strep throat} sat down and worked out a framework for the birth, hospital plan and discharge of the new babe.  This meeting gave us a chance to sit down and work through anything that was a concern for us–with a neutral party who […]


Yesterday, our baby’s birth mom had a doctor’s appointment.  When we first knew that they had picked us as parents, I prayed that I would be able to experience her pregnancy along side her, I wanted to feel him kicking, watch her grow and hear that steady little bump-bump-bump. While we were talking one day, […]


November 24, 2012 This day is a big deal for our family.  That is the day that our 5th son is due.  Yes, you heard me 5th son.  Kevin and I have been given the opportunity to adopt a baby from a couple here in Billings, who are madly in love with their baby, but […]


God decided in advance to adopt {me} into his own family by bringing {me} to himself through Jesus Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure. (Ephesians 1:5) But when the right time came, God sent his Son, born of a woman, subject to the law. 5 God sent […]