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Tired Of Waiting To Adopt? Here Are Some Unexpected Benefits You May Have Never Considered

Remember that old Tom Petty song, “The Waiting Is The Hardest Part”? Boy, he wasn’t kidding.

Waiting, of course, is part of life. It’s also part of the open adoption process. A big part. In fact, if you’re going through it now, you can be forgiven for thinking it’s the only part.

From beginning your home study to finding a match, it seems like every step of the way you’re either waiting for something or waiting for someone. Continue reading

Resolutions I’ve Adopted for 2012

Happy New Year!

How are your resolutions coming along? Are you the type of person who makes them? Normally I don’t, but this year I’ve made an exception. Which, I guess you could say, is a resolution of sorts.

There are so many things in my life that I wish I could change. I could be more organized. More punctual. More patient, especially when I pull up to a four-way stop. And yes, I could stand to lose at least 10 pounds. But at this time of the year, who can’t say that? Continue reading