My Perfect Breakdown


I have never before stepped out of a closet in quite same way we did on December 25th. As many of you may remember Mr. MPB and I told his parents about our decision to adopt.  We threw out our grenade. We hoped for the best. Yet, we prepared for the worst. I worried almost obsessively about how they would take the news. How would they respond to a non-biological grandchild and… Read More

This Christmas is going to be pretty different and potentially exciting and full of drama for us. On December 25th, Mr. MPB’s parents are coming to visit for a few days. They have never traveled to visit us over the holidays, so this will be a first for everyone. But the bigger news is that we are going to tell them we are adopting. They have no idea that we have had… Read More