How did they do? How did we do? If you look back, we had three goals we wanted to accomplish: • Make sure that the U.S. government, in particular, the State Department is aware of and watching out for the good of our kids. • To strongly urge the U.S. government to communicate with the … Continue reading So, What Grade would you give the Teddy Bears?
(In "What do you do, after a coup?" I told you about some of the wrestling that adoptive parents were doing with what was going on and the desire to do something because we felt so helpless. The story continues....) So, last time, I told you about how we, as a collective group of concerned … Continue reading Of Teddy Bears and Travel
Well, it's not really THE thing. It's more like, no wait, it's not even A thing. But it is a thing. It's a thing that is fun. A thing that can be really enjoyable. A thing that can help them learn and frankly, help the parents learn too. I'm talking about bedtime stories. Reading bedtime … Continue reading The Thing About Having Kids
Isaiah 25:1-5 (portions – highlighting is mine) God, you are my God.I celebrate you. I praise you. You’ve done your share of miracle-wonders, ……Superpowers will see it and honor you,brutal oppressors bow in worshipful reverence.They’ll see that you take care of the poor,that you take care of poor people in trouble,Provide a warm, dry place … Continue reading Really? Are you?
Twitter..... The White House..... The White House on Twitter..... All news sources whether "fake" or "real" Facebook - personal stories that would break your heart. Facebook - personal attacks that brought friends of mine to tears. The local coffee shop Sexual abuse hotlines were inundated with people seeking help. Instagram and I'm sure there were … Continue reading It’s been everywhere lately…..