Mabel’s first Halloween

There’s nothing quite like the first time. And this is Mabel’s year of firsts. We’ve already hit some amazing milestones like holding our head up, clasping our hands, and even smiling! Can’t wait… Continue reading

Gotcha Party!

Because I wasn’t pregnant I felt awkward about having a baby shower before we had a baby at home. I was worried about how I would feel and what I would do if… Continue reading

Mabel Jane

Our daughter, Mabel Jane was born Aug 27 at 11:39 pm. She was 9 lbs 5 oz and 21 inches! We skipped right over the newborn diapers and went straight into the 1s!… Continue reading

It’s official – We’re matched!

It’s a pretty big deal to be marked officially “matched” with a birth mother on our agency’s website. We’ve finally made it! This means we’re “going steady” and committed to this birth mom… Continue reading

She picked us!

What a whirlwind it’s been waiting for a baby to join our family. The adoption process is hard.  The wait sucks, and you don’t think it’s ever going to happen to you, but… Continue reading

5 Things We Learned About Car Seats and the Fiat 500

Since we decided to put our names on the immediate hospital placement list we need to be prepared for a call at any moment… Which means we needed a car seat! We really… Continue reading

We need your help!

Please help us spread the word! We need your help connecting with a birthmother. Please Tweet, Like, Share, +, Pin and e-mail this page to everyone you know.

Happy Star Wars Day! May the 4th be with you.

Once open a time… Staci worked for Lucasfilm. It was awesome. Just so we’re perfectly clear about our intentions, our child will be introduced to Star Wars with Episode IV: The New Hope.

Hello Seattle!

We love the Pacific Northwest, particularly Seattle. This year, we had the chance to come up to Seattle for the 360 Intersect Conference. We visited with old friends, made some new friends, drank delicious… Continue reading

We’re on the list!

We’ve been in “outreach” hoping to connect with a birthmother since May 2012. But we’ve been trying to start our family since May of 2008! We’ve waited a long time…So we decided it… Continue reading