The snow is falling outside and all I can do is long for the Spring-like weather of last week. The weather was so mild that I donned my new shoes and went hunting for the signs of Spring in my garden.…Continue
Added by Marcie Bunker on March 19, 2012 at 1:13am — No Comments
Yesterday was the start of National Adoption Month. Around our house I have been busy writing articles for Adoption.Com on different ways to celebrate the month, and we have all been sporting purple ribbons for adoption awareness.
Adoption is a big thing in our family. I am an adopter. I adopted my…Continue
Added by Lanita Moss on November 2, 2011 at 9:53am — No Comments
When I think of the Russians and what they wear on their heads, I think of furry military hats or colorful babushkas (head scarves) tied around the babushka’s (grandmother’s) heads. Before I adopted Elle, I rarely thought of baby beanies we put on our infants heads.
Added by Lanita Moss on September 15, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
I have a very odd sense of humor. I love nothing more than embarrassing my children by car dancing at stop lights, or driving a white VW Beetle convertible covered with colorful daisy decals, or driving around in the same car, top down, with a stuffed deer head in the backseat.
So, it isn’t really surprising that before…Continue
Added by Lanita Moss on September 8, 2011 at 8:33am — No Comments
I started reading a new book last night, The Boy From Baby House 10. It is the miraculous story of a boy who somehow managed to survive a Russian orphanage, be adopted by an American family, and grow up to be a…Continue
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Added by Lanita Moss on July 22, 2010 at 8:47am — No Comments
Today we celebrate Elle’s A-Day. No, it’s not her birthday; although we celebrate those in fine fashion…it’s her adoption day. I adopted her 11 years ago today.…Continue
Added by Lanita Moss on June 29, 2010 at 6:00am — No Comments
I am sitting at my desk absolutely so angry that I could spit nails. I just read a series of articles
that reported the return of a 7 year-old Russian boy back to Russia. The adoptive mother, from Tennessee,
put him on an airplane bound for Moscow, alone, with a note saying she was
returning him. Seriously? SERIOUSLY?yes""> And…
Added by Lanita Moss on April 12, 2010 at 8:17am — No Comments