Stories of My Repurposed Life

Showing Up Before It’s Over

Showing Up Before It’s Over

What do you see in this photo? You’d probably answer with the obvious: a young teen in a t-shirt and jeans. What do I see? Well, in this case, the obvious to you is my point...

Finally Finding Catalina

Finally Finding Catalina

I have known for many years that one day I would get to write this blog. I didn’t know when it would happen or the exact content that the post would contain, but I knew...

No Pug Left Behind

No Pug Left Behind

As an international adoptive mother, I’m very familiar with the excitement and joy that comes with the long-awaited pick-up trip. Back when we adopted from Guatemala between...

Celebrating National Adoption Month

Celebrating National Adoption Month

As a child of an adoptee and as an adoptive mother, adoption has been part of my story since as far back as I can remember. Being the daughter of an adoptee was not my...

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