Category Archives: Let’s Reminisce and Reflect!

Happy 7th Birthday to a Feisty Girl

Dear Jayla, Happy 7th birthday sweet girl. There is not one other girl in the whole universe just like you. You are one of a kind! Your feisty personality keeps all of us on our toes. We never know what … Continue reading

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Happy 15th Birthday!

Dear Jacob, Wow! I can’t hardly believe it. You really are 15 years old! How is it even possible that you made me a mommy for the first time 15 years ago? The time has surely flown by. I can’t … Continue reading

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Heaven Rejoices at the Value of One

In the midst of trials, tribulations, and really difficult times, God has a way of showing up. He has a way of showing all of us that He is in control. In the middle of the storm, He makes it … Continue reading

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You knew!

You knew what you were getting into. You knew the depths of trauma. You knew the way things would be handled in this awful, failing system. You knew! You knew the kids would get attached only to be told that … Continue reading

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Happy 2 Years to One Awesome Baby Boy!

Happy Birthday sweet baby boy! It seems like we just got finished celebrating your 1st birthday. You were brand new to us this time last year. We were all just getting to know each other. Since you have began to … Continue reading

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Happy 9th Birthday to a Unicorn Loving Girl!

Dear Sweet Girl, Thank you so much for celebrating your 9th Birthday with us this year! We had so much fun celebrating as we were surrounded by unicorns. Your love for unicorns is one thing that you have made clear … Continue reading

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Happy 5th Birthday to a Special Girl

Dear Special One, I am very sorry your birthday letter is so late. Having a birthday on one of the biggest holidays of the year presents its challenges – that’s for sure! I think it took all of us 2 … Continue reading

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