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Look What We Would Have Missed!!

Pictures capturing tiny snippets of the triumphs, the joy, the laughter, the craziness of large families, the visible healing, the snuggles, the cheering, the gatherings – and zillions more teeny-tiny memories and many gigantic memories because we said “YES!!” And it’s a beautiful day to celebrate National Adoption Day! Some of my personal favorite memories……

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What a Difference!!

A year ago today was Leap Year and Liberty and I were in China. It was one of the fourteen most monumental days in our lives as a short little princess walked (okay, so it was against her will) into our lives. Thinking back to China I cannot help but smile and rejoice at all…

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That First Step

If you’ve ever seen “Groundhog Day” you will likely remember this scene!  Disgustingly arrogant Bill Murray is walking down the street and as he steps off the sidewalk, he lands in a gigantic slushy puddle {that looks more like a gapping hole} while ‘Needle-nose -Ned’ snickers, “Watch that first step – it’s a doozie!‘  …

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It’s Not Too Late!

Check out these pictures!! Do you see the delight on her face? And look at his pleased grin!! He’s swimming!! And how about this little girl’s kinda’ worried expression – She looks like she’s asking her fully clothed friend, “Ummm, are you gonna’ be okay?” And how about this little patriotic missy and these bubbles!!!…