Monthly Archives: October 2008

Payback

After waiting for Dori as she was chatting, twisting, screaming, having a time out for screaming, dawdling, dropping her fork, pushing food around and generally doing everything but eating, I lost my patience. I told Dori to hurry up if she wanted to help … Continue reading

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My Sunshine

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Monday Morning

Like most work mornings we hassle through getting dressed and breakfast and shoes (I cheat and do hair on Sunday nights). I finally herd Dori to the car through the distractions of bugs, and grass, and whatever else crosses her path. I put … Continue reading

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Another Trip to the Pumpkin Patch

These are my two babies. I was sixteen the first time I laid eyes on one-month-old Katie. I can hardly believe she will be eighteen soon. Dori loves her Aunt Katie and I love that she is willing to come to the pumpkin patch with … Continue reading

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The Next Piece

For the past few months I have felt our family is not complete. I am not sure when or how but I really want another.

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Fall Fun

The past two weeks have been busy. The first weekend of October we spent Saturday at a potluck with other adoptive families and members of a local Ethiopian church.  Sunday, we made our second annual trip to the pumpkin patch.  Dori … Continue reading

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October 2

Two years ago I saw your face for the first time. Love at first sight. How was I to know that day was the start of the best two years of my life? There have been challenges and hard work, … Continue reading

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