Category Archives: Adoption
What is attachment and why is it so important? Simple definition: Attachment is a relationship. July 7, 2008, Zoie was so sick when we first met her that she immediately attached to us for survival. All her needs were being taken care of and by the time we left Ethiopia, she was thriving. We are a very affectionate family and Zoie fit right in with hugs, kisses and joy. The only thing missing for me was the special time I remember having when I fed and rocked my babies at night. It’s an intense bonding experience. From the beginning, Zoie would allow me hold her, rock her, and feed her, but there was something missing. I would hold her tight to me and she would slightly push me away.
Sometimes LIFE is Bizarre. That is the best way I can sum up our story…..Just Bizarre. Just God! In 2010, after the Haitian Earthquake, my husband and I decided it was time to pursue our long time desire to adopt. We had talked about it for years, but decided it was time to actually DO something…not just keep talking about it. We spoke with our 3 children (at the time ages 2,4,6) about wanting to adopt.
ETHIOPIA ADOPTION NEWS: This is a special announcement for all adoptive families, at ALL stages of their adoption, even those of you wanting to start from the beginning! Last Friday, we received confirmation for MANY MANY Ethiopia referrals with International…
[Stress-Free Fundraising] If you are reading this post, you are most likely feeling completely overwhelmed with fundraising A LOT of money to pay for your adoption, mission trip, and humanitarian projects. Believe me, I totally understand. I want to help eliminate your stress. The Simply Love Kit is only 3 simple steps… check it out.
I’m really excited to open up the Simply Love Kit to ANYONE wanting to fundraise for their adoption, orphan care and humanitarian projects. We have 15 unique designs for Simply Love and Man Up products. Purchase the Kit today … and make a difference in the whole wide world. Protect and Love the fatherless!
The heartbeat of My Crazy Adoption is you… I need your adoption or orphan care stories to inspire (due date 12/20)