Category Archives: Adoption


Where did the week go? I said I’d write a new post every Monday…so here we are! My granddaughter, Bella, was here for two weeks. She’s a delightful girl with a very pleasant personality. I can’t believe she’s 12 years … Continue reading

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Gotcha Day

Yesterday was Gotcha Day! Three years ago yesterday our son and daughter-in-law, Rob and Jessica, and our grandchildren, Tyler and Haleigh, flew to Florida to get their, soon to be, adopted children, Elmise and Armon. They were among the first … Continue reading

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My Favorite Kind of Dog

I love dogs. My son, Rob, and I went to the dog pound to find a good dog for him. A puppy just begged us to take him…so we did! The name Buddy fit and stuck. Buddy was such a … Continue reading

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Found…Three More

I don’t remember who I made this snowman for because I’ve made two or three snowmen. They are so easy to make…and fun! Some friends adopted three brothers a few years ago. Well, the boys are grown up now. But … Continue reading

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Pictures at the Courthouse

Gathering for a group photo outside on the hill. Here are a few more random pictures of yesterdays big occasion.

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A Sweet Ending…

Armon signing his name on the quilt.

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A-Day, F-Day, OG-Day

All in the day of me! A-Day – Adoption Day. F-Day – Family Day. OG-Day – Official Grandparents Day! We’ve just officially obtained two more grandchildren, making it 15! The court room was full of family and friends. The judge … Continue reading


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