We all took a family trip to New Mexico last week. We went to visit my Aunt, Uncle and Cousins. We had a wonderful time and the kids were really good on the trip. The weather was in the 70's and sunny. My cousin and his wife drove to New Mexico from Arizona to surprise us and meet the kids. I hadn't seen some of my cousins for 16 years. We are happy to be home safe and sound, and I will be spending the next few days getting the kids and myself back on schedule.
After several years of infertility issues and unsuccessful pregnancy’s, I had my IVF miracle baby Devin, who is now twelve. Since I was a little girl I always had the desire to have lots of children, but things are not always as we plan them. Devin’s father and I split up when Devin was 3 years old and I wanted to have more children, but medically wouldn’t be able to. Adoption was a way that I could give a child a loving and nurturing home and family. My adoption journey began in September of 2005. After several disappointments and a lost referral I switched countries in 2007 from Panama to Guatemala. After what was the most emotional, exhausting and uncertain journey I have ever been on in my life, my family is now complete. Danilo arrived into our family on March 27th, 2008 and Maysa arrived into our family on September 5, 2008. Looking back I could have never made it though this journey of infertility and adoption without the support of other bloggers. My children are my life and I’m so thankful that we are all together as one family!
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