On Turning One

Last week my baby girl turned one year old. It was a week filled to the brim with joy and reminiscing. It’s amazing how much life can change over the course of one year. And it is an incredible thing to witness God’s handiwork in creating and growing life in the first year of a baby. […]

Naomi Elizabeth’s 8, 9, & 10 Month Update

So yeah…you could say that I fell off the bandwagon of writing Naomi’s monthly updates! Week after week of not writing them, I began to feel more and more guilty that it wasn’t happening. And finally, I let myself off the hook. No one was breathing down my neck to make sure Naomi had a monthly […]

7 months…and 2 weeks

I’m fairly late in sharing Naomi’s 7 month post, mainly because she has been keeping me BUSY!! This past month was such a blur with flying to Vegas for a conference, Thanksgiving, my husband traveling multiple times for work and family…it’s just been a full season of life. And I’m loving it! I may be […]

Hope Renewed

I’ll be honest. When it came to our adoption, even up until yesterday, I was feeling hopeless. I was more nervous than excited to bring home a 3.5 and 2.5 year old. I was wondering if this was all worth it. I was feeling forgotten. That my girls were being forgotten. I had been praying […]

6 Months

Dear Naomi, This morning your daddy and I cuddled on the couch as we watched you play in your jumper. I can’t speak for your daddy, but I shed a few tears as I watched you jump around, push the music buttons and giggle as you grabbed your toys. You’ve been on this earth for […]

5 months

Dear Naomi, I love writing these little letters to you because it actually gives me a chance to think back on my time with you. While the days often feel never-ending, I feel like I just sat down to write your 4 month old letter yesterday. It’s true what they say about the days seeming […]

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