House Arrest?

Her words caused my breathing to stop. For a moment. How could it possibly be? “You are under house arrest. You must stay inside and talk to no one,” My thoughts raced in a million different directions. What had I done? Here I was thousands of miles from...

Shining Moments

It was just an ordinary evening or so I thought. After dropping Noelle off at a friend’s house, Jenny and I got into our car. We chatted and laughed about all that we would do while big sister was away. I always like to make it special for the ones at home. A tea...

Shining Moments

I had a dream, a deep heart longing, to be a mother. That longing pushed me forward through all the paperwork, and challenges of flying toRussiato complete an international adoption. That dream strengthened me to act in spite of my feelings, to face the mountain of...