Adoption Journey

Adoption Awareness Month (10)

Here is my family’s Thanksgiving tradition.  It’s been a while since I wrote about this – not since  2010! Our family recipe for Thanksgiving cranberry relish is basically just ground up cranberries, apples, and oranges, with sugar.  We made it every year, and inevitably a whole cranberry would get in.  Obviously that one Read more…

By Rebecca, ago
Adoption Journey

Adoption Awareness Month (6)

Sometimes people ask me how long I’ve been waiting, and I never know whether to say “18 months” or “all my life.” I didn’t blog about the early parts of my determined journey toward parenthood, because it was messy and weird and sad, and private. But I certainly talked about Read more…

By Rebecca, ago
Adoption Journey

Adoption Awareness Month (3)

Some people are really ignorant.  There are still people who say stuff like,  “So, who are the REAL parents?” I know, YOU would never say that.  But people do!  If anyone says that to you, just ask them, “Where are your REAL manners?”  Because, hello, rude!   So, who ARE Read more…

By Rebecca, ago