Varied Interests

Reading thru past blog posts, it is very clear that I have three primary interests . . . . . Children/Family Travel Gardening I lump children and family together, but could also add adoption and foster care into this group.  Adoption brought Lili and Naomi into my life.  They are my children and therefore myContinue reading “Varied Interests”

Anniversary Week

It was 9 years ago on this day, March 20th, that we anxiously sat in the lobby area of our Guatemala hotel awaiting the arrival of Lili’s foster family.  It was this day that they very tearfully handed Lili over to us – her forever family. Two years later, on March 16th, we drove thru the orphanage gatesContinue reading “Anniversary Week”

Adventures, The End

After our drive thru the Garden of the Gods, we headed south to Texas. The drive thru Colorado a mixture of beauty and just okay.  Then we hit New Mexico.  Holy Cow!!!  What beautiful country. The girls and I were excited to see something other than deer crossing signs.  Like bear crossings.  Elk crossings.  IContinue reading “Adventures, The End”

Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

Or at least I hope some of you have noticed my absence from blogging. My family and I just returned from a trip to Missouri and Texas. We visited with friends in Missouri and visited family in Texas. On the way back home we stopped in Missouri again to look at some property we’ve hadContinue reading “Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder”