When the Silence is All you Hear

Warrior

This week we announced the adoption of our 11th child (yes, ELEVEN).  This will be our 10th adoption.  We understand how mind boggling this is for some people.  We’ve heard most all of the intrusive questions there are about the way we live.  We absolutely see where those people are coming from, where the difference Read more…

The Key to the Kids

We’re shaking off the incognito around here.  This wasn’t a decision we made lightly.  It was never our intention to turn them into advocates for adoption, but that is what they’ve become naturally.  They enjoy this role.  They love talking to people about their family, and they never turn down a chance to be interviewed. Read more…

An Announcement, Courtesy of our Boys.

We appreciate your patience with the boys if you are a native signer, they did this almost all themselves, and they are working so hard to learn.  A new language is hard, but their excitement has amazed me. As always, we also appreciate only positive comments.  We don’t expect anyone to understand the way we Read more…

Learning To Be A Kid: Life After a Broken Heart.

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This girl was up 12 times last night.  She laid in her bed sweating and crying with no explanation as to why she was upset.  I can guess, but I don’t know.  I went in, I went out.  I went in again.  We diffuse essential oils.  We play soft music.  She has night lights and Read more…