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Fun Fall Activities For Kids

Fun Fall Activities For Kids

Fall is here! Pumpkin patches are popping up all over central Arkansas. The weather is just on the edge of enjoyable. Now is a great time for families to go out and make fun memories together. Making seasonal memories, maybe even traditions, is a great thing for an...

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Finding the Right Adoption Agency

Finding the Right Adoption Agency

When you are looking for an adoption agency, it can be very overwhelming. It is important to carefully consider all your options, but the biggest question is, how do you know what to look for in an adoption agency? Not all agencies are the same or provide the same...

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Practical Ways to Address Stress While Adopting

Practical Ways to Address Stress While Adopting

During the adoption process, you may notice your stress levels rising. Maybe you drop a spoon full of mashed potatoes on the floor and decide that is the one true evidence proving you are indeed the most clumsy person on the planet. If you don’t address stress and...

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Celebrating 13 Years – We are Officially a Teenager!

Celebrating 13 Years – We are Officially a Teenager!

History tells us that one of the most beautiful and beloved Christmas carols, “Silent Night” was written in 1818 by Josef Mohr, assistant pastor of a church in a village near Salzburg, Austria, bordering the Alps mountain range. Mohr was inspired but the...

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Hopeful Expectations

Hopeful Expectations

Coming upon our anniversary here at ABBA Adoption, and our family is in celebration mode with several birthdays. One in particular in the past couple weeks was my son Aiden, who just turned 13!  The big birthday!!  Finally a TEEN!!  He is our 4th child to celebrate...

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Why Me?!

Why Me?!

We all go through seasons of life.  I personally am a spring and fall kind of girl.  I love the freshness spring time brings, with the wonderful aroma of flowers blooming, particularly honeysuckle.  In the fall, I love the change of colors and the crispness in the...

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Blowing Snot Bubbles

Blowing Snot Bubbles

Last night while I was on my drive home I received a call from a young lady who was distraught. She was pregnant!  She has no help!  She wanted an abortion but couldn’t afford it!  Her life is in a mess!  She feels alone!  The father is physically abusive!  She’s...

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Happy Birthday Daddy! Honoring the Man Who Made Me His

Happy Birthday Daddy! Honoring the Man Who Made Me His

I know….ewww…..gross! But seriously!  Have you ever found yourself so grieved, crying uncontrollably that you felt as you could fill a pool of sorrows from the pain and tears that you find yourself trying to breathe and looking for a Kleenex?  You know, because you...

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Life Celebrations

Life Celebrations

Today we celebrate my dad turning 74. Today, however my daddy is laying in a hospital bed frail and weak.  He is in kidney failure, dementia, has double pneumonia, and CIDP.  Needless to say, this is a hard birthday.  I do not know if this will be the last birthday my...

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Choosing Life Saved More Than the Baby’s

Choosing Life Saved More Than the Baby’s

It’s mid afternoon! If you know anything about me at all, you know it’s time for a piece of chocolate and a cup of coffee. I must get my afternoon energy kicked into gear!  I have been reflecting all week about birthdays and celebrations.  This couple weeks in...

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A Fresh Start – Faith, Family, Friends, and Adoption

A Fresh Start – Faith, Family, Friends, and Adoption

A Birth Mother's Story I’ll never forget the day I met her.  I received an urgent call into my office.  She had been at one of the local pregnancy resource centers and they had called me with a desperate plea to meet with her.  On the surface, her story wasn’t much...

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