My Treasure and Rock-Hounding Adventures

Some of you might not know, but I have a great passion for geology and I’m an amateur gemologist!   I’ve traveled to five countries and many states for digs. I’ve collected rare gems on mountaintops while it snowed on us, crawled in dark caves with headlamps to find...

Join Me in Celebrating National Adoption Month!

Every November, National Adoption Awareness Month is recognized across the U.S. I’d like to invite you to join me in celebrating adoption this month!   A wonderful way to celebrate adoption is through prayer. I believe in the power of prayer and pray daily for...

My Magical Mouse

Many years ago, I had a little mouse painted in my kitchen.  Inspired by the sweet, helpful mice in the story of Cinderella, I found a local artist who laid on his stomach for nearly two days, painting this sweet little image.  For me, it is a reminder of the...

Trusting the Call to Adopt

Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and your plans will succeed. -Proverbs 16:3   Trust the call… Educating yourself through books and online resources is key for anyone hoping to adopt a baby! My book Called to Adoption is full of inspirational stories from...