Sunday, January 14, 2018

Sunday...

If you want to know who your tribe is, speak your truth. Then see who sticks around. Those are the people who get a spot in your blanket fort. ~ Nanea Hoffman



Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wordless Wednesday...Favorite Pics From 2017
























Sunday, January 7, 2018

Sunday...

Trauma shatters your most basic assumptions about yourself and your world..."life is good," "I'm safe," "people are kind," "I can trust others," the future is likely to be good...and replaces them with feelings like "the world is dangerous," "I can't win," "I can't trust other people..." 
~Mark Goulston




Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday Phone Dump...

Waiting to open stockings...


This is the face the donut snowman is wearing.


It's my favorite...



She likes to be up in everyone's business...


Snow day spa day...


It has been SO cold. Tiny P is wondering why the air hurts our face.


She doesn't need toys. Just give her some dishes to wash, and she is the happiest.


It's her "spotiscope." The husband made it out of wrapping paper, and she carried it around for days.


They love each other...


Some days we just want to stay in bed. But not our own, we want to be in mommy's bed.



Uncle J love...


Watching Star Wars with her darth vader blanket.


Sunday, December 31, 2017

Sunday...

An adoptee's curiosity about one's past is not a rejection of one's present nor a sign of unhappiness or dysfunction. It's exploring what should be the adoptee's already...knowledge of one's personal history and family members. ~ Tara Vanderwoude