Thoughts and Prayers

Thoughts and Prayers Thoughts and prayers Mixed with a bit of anxiety Is what they give us When another takes another …sister …brother …wife …husband …friend With a single or a few shots Another loved one Gone We cry for justice every time And every time injustice...
Chapter 41: Breastfeeding my Adopted Child

Chapter 41: Breastfeeding my Adopted Child

Potential adoptive mothers often ask me can you breastfeed an adopted child. I usually respond with: it depends. There are ways that you can get your breast to produce milk and have a successful nursing journey. The La Leche League has a wonderful article full of...

Chapter 20: My Baby is Going to be 1!!!

Y’all I cannot believe it, but I am about to have a one year old in a couple of weeks. I am still in awe that I have kept a whole human alive for almost a year. It is pretty darn amazing! But before we get into all of that, let me catch you all up on what has...