Tag Archives: family

SAMB: The Whole Truth

9 weeks ago I had a baby. My baby hates his baby car seat carrier contraption, which means he also hates his stroller since is merely a frame on wheels that holds said car seat. This picture captures a miraculous … Continue reading

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SAMB: No Turning Back Now

One of the last things I do when I take possession of a new space is hang things on the wall. I don’t know why, but it feels like a big commitment. Bigger even than painting the walls. This doesn’t … Continue reading

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I promise this is not morphing into an adoption blog

But seriously, it has stolen all of my words but the end of the constant writing portion is near. We will have a rough draft of our “pick us, we’re not homicidal maniacs” family profile album turned in by Friday and the … Continue reading

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6 years

Six years ago today, I woke up in in one of my favorite places, Mission Bay, CA and it was my wedding day. It was the crack of dawn and I had so much nervous energy I knew I was … Continue reading

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Adoption stole all of my words.

It feels like we’ve answered 3,000 questions but really it’s more like the same 20 questions over and over again. Our current, and so far second most challenging set of questions are the foundation for the family profile book we have to … Continue reading

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Give Thanks: Family

This past weekend the hubs and I traveled north to visit his parents. Along the way we stopped and took Grandma to lunch and visited with some aunts, uncles and cousins. Every time I’m with my husband’s family I am … Continue reading

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