a complicated adoption process

I'm writing this while snuggling the sweet little person who now calls us mom and dad in the NICU. I'm not using LP's name on the internet or posting pictures until our adoption is complete for a whole lot of reasons. Since being matched with LP three weeks ago -- holy shit! How did that … Continue reading a complicated adoption process

our adoption story (part 3): the home study process

This is the third installment of our adoption story. You can read part 1 about our decision to adopt and part 2 about how we decided on an adoption agency here and here. In today's post, I'm discussing the application and home study process. These were the two most involved and, for the time being, … Continue reading our adoption story (part 3): the home study process

Our adoption story (part 2): picking an adoption agency

This is the second post in our adoption story. If you want to know more about why we chose adoption as our way to expand our family, read part 1 here. One of the most important decisions you can make in the adoption process is about which agency to use. Justin and I knew that … Continue reading Our adoption story (part 2): picking an adoption agency