When She Sleeps.

All photos on this blog are courtesy of a Nikon D3100 camera that has been provided for the FullPlateFamily in exchange for photo credits and user reviews of accessories.  I have always used a Nikon camera, but never properly.  Thanks to some really great upgrades and proper instruction, my pictures are so much more crisp and I […]

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To The Mother That Came Before Me.

On this blog, and in public, I don’t speak a whole lot about my children and their relationships with their mothers that came before me.  This is mostly for their privacy.  Adoption is rooted in loss.  They lost something big when they made the choice they did.  And, regardless of what a bang up job […]

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I Have a Dream…

We thoroughly enjoyed our day together as a family.  A family of white parents and grandparents,  African and African-American children and a Chinese daughter. We owe a lot to a lot of people for paving the way to make that possible. This man is one of those people. We have this poster framed in our […]

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