In a few days I am going to get on a plane and leave this country. There was a time when I was something of a globe trotter. My most famous trip to date was the 10 months I spent backpacking with my husband on a journey that, among other things, took us on a […]
While in the adoption journey and when Lexi was an infant, I was all optimistic and confident about being an adoptive mother. I read all the right books, read Adoption Families magazine cover to cover each month, attended classes, you name it, I did it. I had all the adoption language down (place for adoption, […]
“My fertility journey had a happy ending, the birth of my daughter. But, I won’t stop wishing for more happy endings for couples out there who are trying to conceive.”
The moment my son, husband, and I knew of her, the moment the phone call came telling us of her existence, we were in love. We carried her picture like a religious icon.
This August marks two years that we’ve been out of our home, displaced by a renovation we hoped would only take 8 months. Not so. Is it ever? We’re in a holding pattern at half-complete. Sorry neighbors, left and right, and across the street who just moved in, and 2 doors down trying to sell! […]