In Gratitude for Adoption: Giving Thanks Day Six (30 Days of Thanks)

However motherhood comes to you, it's a miracle. ~ Valerie Harper, Adoptive parent About nine months after my husband and I were married, we felt ready to begin a family. Unfortunately, our journey to parenthood came with unexpected struggle, a litany of infertility issues and repeat miscarriages. (We lost our first four children in that … Continue reading In Gratitude for Adoption: Giving Thanks Day Six (30 Days of Thanks)

Making Time for Each Other: Giving Thanks Day Three (30 Days of Thanks)

Don’t wait to make your son a great man – make him a great boy. ~ Author Unknown And mothers are their daughter’s role model, their biological and emotional road map, the arbiter of all their relationships. ~ Victoria Secunda This morning, I wanted nothing more than to linger under the white feather down comforter … Continue reading Making Time for Each Other: Giving Thanks Day Three (30 Days of Thanks)

Simply, love

There are times when silence has the loudest voice. ~ Leroy Brownlow "...Peace begins with a smile. Smile five times a day at someone you don't really want to smile at; do it for peace..." ~Mother Teresa   Day and evening, I have sat diligently at my distressed white Queen Anne desk to begin writing … Continue reading Simply, love