As of last Sunday, it has been eight years since the day we finalized Lindsey's adoption. In the courtroom on Lindsey's adoption day, 2009: Eight years. In many ways, that feels like a lifetime ago. I look at that picture and I can hardly remember who we were then. Some of you have been reading and … [Read more...] about Adopting a teen: 8 years later
"This is part of what a family is about, not just love. It's knowing that your family will be there watching out for you. Nothing else will give you that. Not money. Not fame. Not work." ~Mitch Albom I love this photo of our biggest and littlest in the family: Uncle Brandon and little Greyson. Brandon and Diane … [Read more...] about Life lately: November 2017
As it turns out, we did that little maternity photo session just in time. That was a Wednesday evening; the following Tuesday morning (last week!), while I was at the dentist with Kathryn, Lindsey called to tell me her water broke. So we set The Baby Plan in motion: her husband left work to pick her up and take her to … [Read more...] about Greyson’s Birth Day
Just as with Lindsey's first pregnancy, this little fellow tried to arrive early and needed medical intervention to help him stay put so he could "bake" a little longer. She has finally reached the minimum goal of 36 weeks, so we've all breathed a sigh of relief. Before baby Greyson arrives, Lindsey wanted … [Read more...] about Baby Greyson: coming soon!