crazy 10 days

crazy 10 days

The last 10 days have been CARAZY.  But crazy in a good way.  The day after school was out, Aaron, Cayden & I headed to Haiti for five days.  I was then home for 18 hours and left for a canoe/camping trip in Arkansas with some of our family.  I got home Sunday...

Heading back to Haiti with a heavy heart

On Friday I will get on an airplane and head back to Haiti.  This time will be different than all the last trips I had taken there.  This time I won’t be visiting any of my children there.  They will be back in Austin waiting for me to return home.  This time...

Friday’s Five Favorite Things

I decided our family needed a new rule for birthday’s. Of course I delegated this new rule to begin on my birthday, so it benefited me quite well, but I think on your birthday you should be able to go into a store and get a whole new outfit. You see, we are on a...
Cayden is going to Haiti!

Cayden is going to Haiti!

Since we first began adopting from Haiti Cayden has always asked to go visit the country his brother and sister are from.  During our adoption process we debated about taking him.  He wanted to go badly, and he would have been old enough, we honestly just didn’t...
Our kids names and where they came from.

Our kids names and where they came from.

I recently was talking to a mom who was about to find out the sex of her baby.  I was of course asking all the normal questions about what she would name her kids and she asked me how we picked our kids names. I think it’s funny because most of our kids names...