Childbirth

Childbirth

Why a natural birth?  I wanted to experience childbirth as it's been experienced for ages.  I wanted the freedom to labor where and how I wanted to.  I wanted a drug-free baby.  I wanted to see what I was capable of.  I wanted to prove everyone wrong that said I wouldn't be able to do it.

God, Master of Plot Twists

God, Master of Plot Twists

 I didn't walk into that radio station looking for a job.  I walked in there to talk about what God has called me to talk about: adoption and foster care.  I walked in there to bring awareness to Walk for the Waiting, and to start a conversation about the orphan crisis going on in our very own backyard.  And then, in walks God, opening exquisite doors like that's what He does or something.  

Why Adoption on Social Media Bothers Me

Why Adoption on Social Media Bothers Me

Have you ever searched for the word “adoption” on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter? I’d be willing to bet that most of the content you saw was about animal adoption.

For the love of God, I will walk

For the love of God, I will walk

I am walking for the children who have slipped between the cracks. I am walking for the kids that were forced into the system. I am walking for the children that have lost their hope, the spark in their eyes. I am walking for the ones who ask, “How long will I have to wait for a family?”