Neuman-Araullo Adoption Story

Neuman-Araullo Adoption Story

Neuman-Araullo Adoption Story “You’ve got a match. A handsome little boy from Osaka. He’s eight years old.” My mobile phone rang in the darkness of 3 o’clock in the morning on July 3, 2013. I was in Tokyo for a few days on a business trip which added to my sense of...
A Family of 5? 6? 7? YES!

A Family of 5? 6? 7? YES!

A Family of 5? 6? 7? YES! “He got love. He got security. He got a family.” “1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7” … “1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7″ …”1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7” … we must have counted that out a thousand times while we were in China in...
Arya, Mom & Jax makes 3

Arya, Mom & Jax makes 3

Arya, Mom & Jax makes 3 “Adoption was something that I thought about for a very long time” Adoption was something that I thought about for a very long time. I always saw myself surrounded by children, but as I lived my life, that visual eluded...
Anna Maria’s Story

Anna Maria’s Story

Anna Maria’s Story “Be open-minded and don't hold grudges.” Meet Miss Anna Maria Brodkey, a delightful 14 year old who lives on the west coast with her dog Cammy, pet rats Gus and Sean, her brother David, and her parents, Pat and Jerry. She was...