Who has it “worse”?

I have found SO much support from online groups, fellow adoptive parents and other blogs as I research to try to find healing for the kids in our home.  As FPD and I were having a late night “wrap up” chat about the kids, and everything that had gone on during the day, the talk […]

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Darling Danny.

The FullPlate Family has fallen in love with this little boy. His name is Danny, and Middle-Middle would like to bring him home. He thinks he looks just the right amount of mischievous. We would bring him home in a heartbeat if we didn’t already have this full plate. Maybe you have room on your […]

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Breaking the Cycle.

Today I had the opportunity to speak with a good friend whose children came from the same place mine did.  Not just Ghana, but the same orphanage that my Bubbly came from (the Duo lived behind the orphanage in a little “house” with their mother.  I use the term house loosely).  Our kids all came […]

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Please turn your attention…

to the side bar on the right.   I get a lot of emails asking me what YOU can do to help with the worldwide orphan crisis.  I have linked the blogs of some organizations that I have come into contact with personally.  Given the recent debacle in Ghana (where I worked with some people […]

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What’s Your Legacy?

I don’t mind if you’ve got something nice to say about me  And I enjoy an accolade like the rest  You could take my picture and hang it in a gallery  Of all who’s who and so-n-so’s that used to be the best  At such’n’such … it wouldn’t matter much I won’t lie, it feels […]

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