Mending a Broken Spirit

You know what frightens me? How easy it is to break someone’s spirit. More specifically a child’s spirit. One look. One statement. One declaration. One sigh of disapproval or disappointment. They all can deliver crushing blows. I wish I could say that I have only built up my children, and not tore them down. That


Dugan Adoption Diaries | Got Milk ?

As we rushed full speed into the adoption world, I began to greedily read everything I could on the subject. My office, and nightstand is piled high with books on attachment, post traumatic stress disorder, and the adopted child. We are definitely swimming in uncharted waters, and I am trying to learn and educate myself