Entries by kimmiesue

Puzzle Fundraiser!

Here it is… This week we are excited to launch our puzzle fundraiser to help raise funds for our adoption from South Korea! In case you haven’t heard, we are in the process of adopting from South Korea! We could really use your prayers and support as we start this new journey.  Here’s one way […]

Our Adoption Journey: One Year In

A year ago on Mother’s Day, Josh and I decided to move forward with adoption. We had always talked about it, but both agreed this was the time.  One year in and it’s been quite the journey, and we’ve barely started. We started by emailing everyone we knew who had ever adopted.  We picked their […]

Portraits in the Park Fundraiser: Review

So, we had not just one, but TWO days of taking pictures at the park (due to popular demand), and I have to say that we really enjoyed this fundraiser. Not only did we raise above our goal, but it was nice to have so much encouragement and support. So many people shared our event […]

Portraits in the Park

Guess what? We have our first adoption fundraiser coming up in a couple weeks!  I had fun making these postcards the other day, and thought I’d mostly just post these to get the information out.  We will be doing a brief photo shoot at a nearby park to start raising funds for our Homestudy. If […]

Catching our Breath

Hi friends, It’s been a little bit since perhaps you’ve heard an update from us.  There’s a reason for that. Here’s the story. A few weeks ago, we went in for our second official interview with our adoption agent. We absolutely love her. She’s wonderful & has such an incredible heart for adoption.  She sat […]

Mounds of Paperwork!

So, we have started what is termed “the paper chase”…. ie one paper after another, after another! And you know what?! I’m actually kind of enjoying it. Now, you may laugh. I know it’s only the beginning. However, I will say this kind of reminds me of visa application- and we have done loads of […]

We’re Adopting!

Hi there! Welcome to our family adoption blog! 🙂 Here is the first post.  More to come. GREAT NEWS! We’ve decided to adopt a child! The short story: We’re Josh and Kim. We currently have two little ones- Eli (3) and Ana (1). We lived overseas for a bit and now we are back in […]