Half a Year of Firsts

Half a Year of Firsts

Half A Year of Firsts November 18th was 6 months from the day we first met our girls in that stifling hot orphanage in Bujumbura, Burundi. On that day, they wouldn’t look at us in the eye, wouldn’t smile, wouldn’t talk, and didn’t trust us as...
Hey, Three Months

Hey, Three Months

Hey, Three Months In just a few days, we’ll be celebrating 3 months since Gotcha Day! I’ll admit, the first few weeks after coming home, people would say things like “oh wow, how crazy you’ve already had them 1 month!” and in my mind...
After One Month Home

After One Month Home

After One Month Home Hey Y’all! Sorry it has been a few weeks since I posted! Many of you have been asking about a new post for some time now, and I’m glad you have enjoyed following along with our journey and praying for us! The main reason I have not...
Can We Go Home Yet?

Can We Go Home Yet?

Can We Go Home Yet? Hey Folks. First I’ll start with some good news: last night Mercy slept all the way through the night, over 13 hours! We were nervous about how the girls would do with sleep, so this was a surprising blessing. Noella also slept through the...
Itinerary and Prayer Requests

Itinerary and Prayer Requests

Itinerary and Prayer Requests It’s finally happening! Tomorrow is the big day! We started this adoption journey in June of 2015, and now, nearly 2 years later, we are about to board a plane to meet our daughters. Wow. God is good, and adoption is one crazy...