Be Courageous | National Adoption Month

20 Seconds of Insane Courage

In years past, I’ve issued a challenge to my readers for National Adoption Month. It usually involved an increase of adoption content on social media …you know, to increase awareness. But, this year I am issuing a different kind of challenge. And I am super excited about it. The challenge is this: BE COURAGEOUS. There is so much… [Read More]

What Jean ValJean taught my husband about being an adoptive father.

Les Miserables and Adoption

A couple of months ago, I took my husband to see Les Miserables at a theater in-the-round. I’ve seen it on Broadway and was even been in a production while in college, but this was a whole different ballgame. There’s something incredible about an in-the-round experience. It’s so personal. My husband despises musicals with the… [Read More]

DNA, Leaning into Joy, Reasons for Placement, and Identical Magic | Round-up Editor's Picks

  As Editor-in-chief of, I have the privilege of reading almost all of the content that we publish. It’s so refreshing to read about different perspectives and experiences than my own all while being uplifted, inspired, and educated.   Every week, I am especially touched by a handful of articles that I find myself thinking… [Read More]