Currently browsing author

emmies

Loops of Love

I have not taught crochet classes since we were in the process to adopt Zo. And that is just crazy! I love teaching others how to crochet, or bead, or whatever!  So, Loops of Love is coming back 🙂  Soon, too!!! I have had several people mention the ‘little red …

Thanksgiving

It is the season of Thanksgiving. I finally put the Ornaments up on our “Thanksgiving Tree”…we haven’t made our official 2017 Thanksgiving ornaments YET, but I’m sure we will sometime over this week.  (This is so simple and an absolute joy in our family!  I pick up clear, plastic ornaments …

Faith, Rise

One of my dearest friends lived through an excruciating 24 hours a couple of weeks ago.  We have walked through scary storms …

Entrust

This journey is crazy different. I was thinking earlier today about our journey to Zo….God’s faithfulness through it.  So much yearning to …

Relax, Enjoy, and Wait

It has been a long several months.  From having our home on the market, to God making it *abundantly clear* we were …

Undone

We are at the end of a physically and mentally exhausting multiple-weeks-in-a-row stretch. So preparing ourselves for an emotionally exhausting weekend just …

7 Years

I’m going to step away from adoption for just a moment to celebrate something… This weekend, our Church celebrates 7 years.  And …

Get that on a Shirt

I’m sitting here snuggled up with my girls while my boy is at school. Today, instead of me walking him to the …

Write with a Purpose

A few years ago, before Zora was home, I became frustrated. Frustrated over the lack of children’s books I could find pertaining …

Tenders

Sometimes, I get use to seeing miracles.  I almost *expect* to see them happen. Especially in the adoption community.  I see God …