My Perfect Breakdown


Yup, adoption is frustrating! More specifically the process to adopt is frustrating. Or still better yet, the nuances of international adoption are slowly driving me insane! Today, I am going to talk about the biggest challenge we’re continually facing with international adoption: Navigating the adoption demands and requirements of 2 counties. We’ve determined that no-one on either side of the border can produce a list to tell us exactly what documents they… Read More

Late last week our mailbox was filled with all kinds of required approval papers – our criminal record checks, our intervention checks, our provincial approval. Virtually everything arrived on the same day, which meant there was nothing delaying our submission. Well, except us, we still needed to finish our paperwork about our family lives, our personalities and all our decisions related to our future child, including the ever perplexing race and substance… Read More