Must tell, can't keep it in anymore!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Sjisty, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Some of you may remember my story of my daughter who has been trying to have a baby since 2003. Last year she went through in vitro fertilization (very expensive) twice. The first time didn't work. The second she was pregnant with twins but lost them after just a few weeks. It looked like there would be no babies in our future.

    Well, my DD and her hubby decided to adopt through Child Protective Services in Texas. They took the classes and whatever else they had to do to get certified as foster parents. About 5 weeks ago, they were given two beautiful children, a brother and sister, 1-1/2 and 2-1/2 years old. These babies have been in foster care for most of their lives and now hopefully will have a forever home. Their mother's court date is very soon, and then we will know if my daughter and son-in-law will be able to adopt them. If so, the adoption will be final in March of next year.

    I can't give names of the children, or post pictures yet, but you can bet I will in March! We live over 1000 miles away so haven't seen them in person yet, but have gotten lots of pictures and now have Skype so should be able to see them over the computer soon. We plan to fly out there in March for a huge adoption party.

    These little ones have had such a hard time, being passed to a couple of foster homes already before they landed with my daughter. They have blossomed in the last month and are absolutely beautiful! They deserve and good, loving home, and my daughter and her hubby deserve these wonderful babies. Everybody please say a little prayer for them!
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  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    Wow. It sounds like your daughter and son-in law have a lot of love to give,and those children sure do need a loving home. I hope everything works out.
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

    Jan 27, 2009
    I am wishing you all the best. Your DD sounds like a wonderful mother to these babies. [​IMG]
  4. Mattemma

    Mattemma Crowing

    Aug 12, 2009
    Hope it all works out.Wonderful when a couple can give needy children a good home.Best wishes!
  5. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    I set up Skype on my computer and yesterday was able to see them and talk to them. They are such cuties! I'll be posting many pictures as soon as the adoption is final in March.
  6. chixie

    chixie Songster

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    thats how my cousins became parents. they have two beautiful little boys and hope to adopt again in the future. they still poster children also
  7. sfw2

    sfw2 Global Menace

    I remember your posts about your daughter. This is wonderful! I'm so happy for you all!
  8. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

    Nov 27, 2009
    Wilmington, NC
    They say that when God closes a door, somewhere, he opens a window. Sounds like your daughter has been doubly blessed!
  9. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Daughter and her hubby took the little guys trick-or-treating yesterday. She said she let them have one piece of candy each last night - mean mommy! They are having a blast at being parents. In about 6 more weeks we will know if they can keep them. Fingers crossed ...

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