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Cephas Update

It has been six months since we moved Cephas to the boy’s home four hours away.  (Haven’t read our story of adopting Cephas before?  You can read it HERE.) The first few weeks that he was gone came to light how frazzled our nerves were.  Our minds and hearts would race and it took a […]

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Anyone who knows us knows that we love to cruise!  It is one of the most relaxing things on earth for us.  Before this summer, we have cruised six times on Carnival Cruise Lines.  Three times on the Carnival Ecstasy (May 2006, October 2006, March 2011), two times on the Carnival Triumph (May 2012, October […]

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Many, many months later…  I am finally sitting down to blog our amazing experience traveling through Scotland and England.  We had such an amazing time, and I am still in awe of the history we experienced while over there. Our trip was planned for August 21-30.  Originally, we were planning another trip to the Yucatan […]

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In transition with Silas. For the most part, my pregnancy was healthy. I gained very little, ate a good diet, and felt great.  When I was 33 weeks, I started feeling a lot of back cramps that came in contraction like waves.  Over the week, it increased.  I was put on antibiotics to stop a […]

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2014 Family Changes

2014 is bringing some exciting, nerve wracking changes to our family.  After much prayer and talking through the summer and early fall of 2013, Christopher and I have decided that he should resign from his current position as youth minister at Cypress Crossings Christian Church.  It is a decision we never would have dreamed of […]

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