Category Archives: Personal

Almost two week ago Josh and I watched our twin girls be delivered. These past few weeks have been a whirlwind. Back in November, Josh scheduled his big medical school test for April 15th, giving him a couple of weeks off before starting his third year rotations. We had been praying that something would happen […]

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Today has not been the relaxing, coffee sipping morning that I prefer; after a night of not sleeping well and a long meeting, our toilet overflowed and the majority of the house was underwater. I was hoping to get this post about our adoption profile book up earlier, but as you can imagine, that just didn’t […]

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Well. I thought I would write an update, even though the update is, that there isn’t an update. We became a “waiting family” 28 days ago (or something like that, math is not my forte). I am not sure how people wait years and years and years for their adoption. I have already found myself […]

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Yesterday was my six year work-anniversary at Children’s HopeChest. I have no idea how that time flew by so quickly. I have grown so much in this job and I have had such an honor of traveling to Guatemala, Swaziland, Ethiopia and Uganda to see the transformational work that is happening around the world through our […]

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Happy Memorial Day! It hit me this weekend – actually a friend reminded me – that we moved this weekend one year ago!  We have been so happy in this home. It was so hard to move from our beloved Lincoln Square, and we still miss the neighborhood but this home has been so refreshing […]

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