In case any of my readers have forgotten we are a military family trying to do this adoption thing, this post will definitely remind or inform you of what we go through. So as if getting to this point in unbelievable tortoise speed wasn't enough of a struggle, the Army has now managed to raise … Continue reading Oh Yeah!! I had Forgotten that the Army Still Calls the Shots..
You there God, it's me Jessica....... Ha ha! Who am I kidding. He's answer will probably be "hmm yeah.... I gotta say, not ringing a bell". Not that I am not a good christian I just don't know how people determine such a claim. I go to church Sundays but truth be told I am … Continue reading ….How the heck did I get here?
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