While there are many things I wish I had known about the waiting period, these 5 are the ones we struggle with the most and the ones I wish I had heard more about. So allow me to be the friend that tells it like it is. You know, that friend who tells you that in fact, … Continue reading 5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About the Waiting Part
I know I say that a lot these days but this time I truly mean it, we are tired of adulting. We are tired of filling out paperwork for this adoption only to have others expire, need update for a new agency or an addendum for the state and when we get that done the … Continue reading Adulting is Hard!
Full disclosure: I made up that number, math is hard. To continue with the never-ending saga of transferring agencies with one that refuses to cooperate with you and insists on keeping dossiers hostages, I would be remiss to ignore another ugly side of the adoption process that no one really shares. For the past month and a half my … Continue reading Adoption Truth #58
Do you ever feel like there's a lot of fires going in your life and you just don't know which one to put out first? Or like you are playing a never-ending game of whack-a-mole? This is what our life has been like since the year began. This week, the fire that I decided to put … Continue reading Life is what happens when you are trying to adopt
So I ended my last post by saying that so far I was a fan of 2017....nope... I spoke too soon. So far, it appears to be the opening act for what will be known as the shit-show (yup, that's a thing now). The agency that closed on us decided that they were done now … Continue reading 2017= Life 1, Jessica 0