“Where There is a Will There is a Way” Wednesday

So I have been doing some internet research, and seeing as I am in week 3 of my post umbilical hernia surgery I should be able to start light running.  I need it, I miss it, I’m shocked I’m saying it. It is funny how quickly you can miss something once a routine has been […]

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Day 4 – 25 Days of Gratitude

Today I am grateful for our ability to care for R’s Dad and have him live with us.

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Day 2 – 25 Days of Gratitude

Today as I woke up at 5:30 am to let the dogs out for their morning ritual, I sat in the living room waiting for them to finish their business.  While sitting in the silence, I took a moment to reflect on how fortunate I am to have the warmth of a home and the comforts […]

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25 Days of Gratitude

It is officially December 1st and the official start to the holiday season.  Every year around this time, I begin to reflect on the last year and all of the great things that have happened. 2015 was a very good year for R and I. We got engaged after 12 years, married and started our […]

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Measuring The Wait By Milestones

It has been a couple of weeks since I have done any blogging.  Truthfully you can write only so many “still waiting” blog entries. On Friday we attended the Adoption Options Conceiving Dreams Fundraising gala.  It was a really fun event, with amazing people in attendance.  We had a great table of people, and had […]

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Seeing Rainbows- Symbols or Wishful Thinking?

Now that we are officially in waiting status, I find that my mind is no longer consumed with what our next step is or focusing on our next milestone in the process. What is on my mind are the thoughts of our future baby and “getting the call”. I am seeing reminders everywhere, and  I […]

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