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Meet our Son in His First Beautiful Newborn Photos

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Photos by Delivering Memories Photography I’m trying to soak it all up right now. Babies don’t stay little for long. This I know. The rush of schedules and busyness has already begun to seep back into our days. In order to save the beautiful memory of these early days, we ventured out to our first photo shoot last […] Read more…

The Big News

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Our Adopted “Rainbow” Baby Rainbow Baby: “A child born after a miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death or infant loss. The term has encouraged parents to share their stories of loss – and the babies that followed.” So yes, it happened. We brought home a baby boy yesterday who is now part of TEAM WARD! Zion was born Friday […] Read more…

Adoption Update: We’re Getting Close

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There is so much I know and so much I don’t know. Life is funny like that. All I know is that we’re getting very close, but the waiting–the outcome–is still hard. Will there be a baby or won’t there be a baby?  I try to brush the thought away like a pesky fly that keeps buzzing […] Read more…

When Christmas Cards Are Too Much

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I met Afton Rorvik briefly at a conference after finding out that we had something in common: grief. After discovering she wrote a book on friendship and grief, I wanted to feature Afton’s writing on my blog and introduce you to her. She wrote Storm Sisters: Friends Through All Seasons as a result of watching her mother die […] Read more…