Tag Archives: Bonding and Attachment

Momma Love

Being a mom has been a HUGE learning experience. Becoming a mom by way of adoption has been an even bigger learning experience. I really felt like I loved Mary Alice before we ever met her. I did love her. … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Mother’s Day 2013

So this is my “first” Mother’s Day and I have to say I have some mixed feelings about that. First of all, there is the elated feeling that is primarily coursing through me. I am mother. Hear me roar. Not … Continue reading

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MA 15 Months Old

Even though I missed updating months 11-14, I figure I will pick back up with 15 months. MA had her 15 month check up a recently and weighs 17 pounds 12 ounces and is 28″ long. ¬†That puts her off … Continue reading

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The Day: Part Two

So, here is the long awaited second post about the day we met Mary Alice. After our computer crashed taking all of our Taiwan travel pictures with it I thought I wouldn’t get to do this post. Just in case … Continue reading

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Adoption Awareness Month

So… ¬† Last November we had just found out that our first referral, Annie, had been taken back by her grandparents and we received our second referral, Amelia. You can find that here. Every thing was kind of up in … Continue reading

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An honest post…

Well, we have now been home for 2 months and I think it is time for an honest peek inside what our transition has looked like. It hasn’t been easy. I loved Mary Alice from the moment I laid my … Continue reading

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