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Happy 4th Birthday Angela…

Dear Angela, I cannot believe you are turning 4 today.  I just can’t believe it.  I don’t think that it is because you are getting older… but the fact of just how far you have come in the 18 months you have been with us.  Looking at old pictures of when you first came to […]

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I’m a Wise Guy…

Today I have the opportunity of guest posting over at Some Wise Guy It was such a honor to be asked to post over at KC’s blog You can hop over there and check out the full post. Here is a little snippet of it… After the death of our son Gavin in 2009 my […]

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Adoption…

Well we are less than a month away from the adoption of Angela being finalized.  June 9th 2011 at 9:40am at the Lancaster County Courthouse will be here before we know it, and then it will be official in the states eyes that Angela will be a “Owens”   But in our heart she has […]

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Breakthrough…

From the time I posted my little blurb last night to this morning I had a break through… a personal revelation if you will. To say I have been in a funk the past couple weeks regarding this blog is an understatement.  Just to bring myself to post anything you think it was WWIII going […]

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Today is the Day…

That I get to meet my new daughter.   We have our first visitation scheduled with Angela this afternoon, and even now at 4:20am  I am excited.  Excited to get through my work day.  Excited for the 45 min drive to Angela’s foster moms house, excited to meet up with Karen and Madi to go […]

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Interview Day…

Well today is the day…..our interview for the little girl that we were matched with.  and can I be honest with you.  I’m nervous.  I am..  I’m trying not to be… but anytime I think about driving down to Philly to interview for a little girl that we are hoping will become part of our […]

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Adoption…

Yesterday I started writing a post about our adoption, and I had what I wanted to say. But as I typed out the post all it really turned into was me trying to justify explain why we are adopting, and to be honest there is no reason for me to do that. So I scratched […]

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