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C is for Chloe….

     Chloe is a convert of St. Paul., which means "blooming" or "young green shoot."  Chloe is blooming into an amazing young woman.  She was about to turn nine years old when I started my adoption plan and today is 12 years old.  Just like Austin, I have put her through more life events… Continue reading C is for Chloe….

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A is for Austin…..

     Austin is currently 16 years old and when I choose an adoption plan he was just about to turn 13 years old.  I have put him through more life events than one may ever experience and it all happened by the age of 13.  When he was 6 years old, I got divorced… Continue reading A is for Austin…..

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Are They The Right One’s?

When I decided on February 26, 2016 adoption was my choice for the child I was expecting I had no idea what were the next steps in this journey.  Many things were running through my head, do I find an agency or do I just google perspective family profiles.  I was destined to find the… Continue reading Are They The Right One’s?

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An Open Conversation with Austin

Sophocles has said' “Sons are the anchors of a mother's life."  I could not agree more with this as Austin has been by my side through everything; pregnancy with his sister, divorce from his father, few breakups, pregnancy with Little B, the adoption process, college classes, my grief process after Little B voluntary termination of… Continue reading An Open Conversation with Austin

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Twist and Turns—The Epic Ending

The Epic Ending      In August of 2016 I graduated with my degree in Business Management.  I achieved this while being a single mom, working full time and healing from my past.  The day I finally received my ending GPA, I might have gloated a little on Facebook. I was proud of what I just… Continue reading Twist and Turns—The Epic Ending

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Twist and Turns—-My 30’s

My 30's      I am not sure where I should begin, so I will begin at the present. I am currently 36 years old and I want nothing to do with my biological sister unless it has to do with speaking to my nephew.  She could be the last person around and I believe… Continue reading Twist and Turns—-My 30’s