My favorite children’s book about embryo donation and adoption

Explaining embryo donation and adoption to young children can be hard. But Made With Love makes it easy by using an allegory every child can understand: baking cookies! A visual feast with the sweetest-ever rhyming storyline, donating and adopting families alike will eat up this heartwarming tale. Made With Love will help you relate the following truths (and […]

Plan B

If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance your plans haven’t gone as expected when it comes to having children. Ours certainly didn’t. As you’ll learn if you read some of my earlier blog posts, my husband and I came to embryo adoption after finding out with the birth of our eldest son that we […]

Blessings for the bleating heart

My three children are very needy. The focus of this post is not to complain about them (they are a joy), but instead, to confess something about myself: Between working a full-time job from home, breastfeeding, changing poopy diapers/sheets/clothes, getting everyone dressed (except myself), making pb&js, doing laundry, giving baths (occasionally), making dinner, and picking […]