Category Archives: Adoption

Adoption Assistance Agency: Conception within the Heart

Conception within the Heart: Not being able to have children was a difficult idea to wrap our minds around.  Growing up I was told about the “natural” order of life. School, Marriage, have kids.  It took me a long time … Continue reading

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Our Adoption Story

Our adoption story actually included being picked by birth families three separate times. We waited for months to be chosen the first time and were absolutely thrilled when we were told a couple had chosen us to be the parents … Continue reading

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real perspective

Upon my entrance into the adoption world I couldn’t understand how a woman could give up her baby, at first I thought it might be a case of her just not wanting a child. But NOW… OH have my eyes … Continue reading

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Adoption Assistance Agency: Grandparents Love

Grandparents love: Matt and I are so blessed that Juli has three sets of grandparents who think the world of her.  She has little rituals with each of them.  When she goes over the grandma and grandpa’s house she cons … Continue reading

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When we first got our baby we talked about adoption all the time. Mostly it was because all the sudden we had a baby and people were not quite sure where he had come from! They would look at me … Continue reading

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What Chores?!

I have wanted to blog about our adoption experience since November of last year.  The only problem is, I have a baby!  An active, curious, happy baby boy who wants to type when I type and scroll when I scroll.  … Continue reading

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Infertility

Infertility is a blessing.  For a lot of people, this is an unimaginable statement, because infertility can also be such a heartbreak.  But my husband and I were always open to the idea of adoption.  So, when we were not … Continue reading

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Adoption Assistance Agency: Love At First Sight

Love At First Sight: When Matt and I laid eyes on our daughter for the first time it was surreal. In the adoption process while you wait for your baby, thoughts  are born.  Thoughts like: What if I do not … Continue reading

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Adoption Assistance Agency:III Our Story

We stopped by Adoption Assistance Agency several times to ask many…many more questions.  Before we knew it, the time had come for us to fill out the adoption application.  What a feeling it was when we submitted our application and … Continue reading

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Melanie’s Story: Another Precious Birth Parent Adoption Assistance Agency Had The Privilege To Know

Growing up,  I always said I did not want children, but there was something inside telling me I wanted children; this may have been that motherly instinct every girl has.  I had always said that because I have a little … Continue reading

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