My Blog Post from Four Years Ago: Meeting Nia!

Good Evening Gorgeous, Today marks 4 years since I wrote this blog post. Four years have passed since I excitedly said yes to an 18 day old baby girl being discharged from the NICU. Four years since I met my daughter on a Friday night. That morning I got up and went to work completely […]

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I fell in love with her.

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh new start. A new day to rise and love those you encounter with all you’ve got. Love when it’s hard. Love when it’s scary. Love when you have something to lose. Love when your pride is on the line. Love. Love. Love. Today is the […]

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A letter to my daughter on the anniversary of her adoption.

Today, marks 3 years since the judge signed and sealed my youngest daughter legally and permanently into my care as her mother. I looked through the pictures from that day and all the feelings came rushing back. I saw the Hands of God move in that season. The adoption process is the most challenging journey […]

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Dating my children: Miss Nia’s date

My Gorgeous Friends in Christ, Do you have special traditions with your children? One of ours is date days. With five kiddos in the house, almost everything from what to watch on tv to what we will eat after church on Sunday is up for negotiation and compromise. The kids have to make alot of […]

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Reveling in God’s goodness!

About a month ago, our family dressed up on a Friday afternoon and headed to a nature park to meet up with our favorite photographer. (Well our only photographer.) We met her three years ago to have family pics taken when Nia was a newborn, and that beach photo session became my testimony because hours […]

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Do you have a God story to tell?

Good Morning Gorgeous, It’s a brand new day. A fresh start. A new day to rise up, and walk victoriously through anything warring against your peace. We were never meant to live in turmoil. We are a people designed to walk victoriously. Jesus said that we would have troubles, but to take heart because He […]

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Adoption still Rocks: 3 years later

Today marked 3 years since I stood before the judge, surrounded by a room full of family and friends, and pledged to be forever momma to my twin boys. The emotions of that moment are still fresh and raw and so real that I could almost physically touch them. Sitting there, promising to care for […]

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