April 7, 2017 by CassieCravings
Introducing my 2nd born has not gone as planned. In fact, even though we had tried to add to our …
February 3, 2017 by CassieCravings
Last week our adoption agency (Independent Adoption Center) was considered one of the premier agencies in the country. They were established in open adoption, pioneers in the field of open adoption. After months and months of research, we chose them. And we trusted them.
This week they will cease to exist, as will our home study and our funds.
August 22, 2016 by CassieCravings
My husband and I are so excited to be having another boy! We are equally excited to celebrate the news …
June 2, 2016 by CassieCravings
Behind “Are you excited?”, the most common question I’ve been asked since announcing the pregnancy is, “Are you still adopting?”. …
April 8, 2016 by CassieCravings
While I am still fumbling and am constantly surprised by the questions his inquisitive brain can invent, I wanted to share 4 questions our son has asked (so far) about birth families, specifically the birth mother.
March 8, 2016 by CassieCravings
“I’s about to tuwrn sixth, you know.” “Yes, six is a big deal.” “Yeah. It’sth a big kid, like fowr …
February 25, 2016 by CassieCravings
To celebrate moving forward to the home study, we are selling the t-shirts that I designed. They have our story on it: Love makes a family. This is not only our story, but yours as well. Whether you don’t have any children or have a houseful, whether your children are biological, foster, adopted or a mixture of all three, love makes your family. Our families haven’t been there or done that. We’re going there and we’re doing that. We might as well have a cute tee for the road.
February 3, 2016 by CassieCravings
They say that it takes a village to raise a child. It is taking a village to bring this baby home.
January 11, 2016 by CassieCravings
Hope is the thread that has woven my family’s story together from the very beginning.
December 7, 2015 by CassieCravings
5 year-old Eli sat down to write his letter to Santa. It took him nearly 2 hours. He painstakingly sounded …