When we left Akron Children’s NICU with Rebekah on Jan. 21, 2012, Christopher and I knew that open heart surgery was looming in the near future. We also knew of, but definitely weren’t nearly as worried about, a little bit of torticollis (twisted neck) she had going on.
I was asked to submit a piece for committee consideration – a talk, a nugget of “my story” for an upcoming event. I wanted to – really wanted to, but I could not fathom speaking, intelligibly, about the little man and his big sister. I could barely write the following without crumbling into tears. Long story, […]
Meet Jane. Meet Jude. And meet me, Sarah. I am lucky enough to be their mom. We came together, as a family, when infertility led my husband and I to adoption. After a good bit of fertility treatments (nothing “stuck!”) and then soul searching, my husband determined that adoption was OK by him. I always knew […]