So, what are we doing in the mean time? Well, God is truly gracing us with an abundance of outreach from other adoptive parents. I have been following quite a few blogs and have gotten in touch with some of the mommies to talk about their experiences. There is a lot of learning to do to prepare us for our little one's arrival. In addition, I have found a small group at a local church for women in all stages of the adoption. This is a pretty cool group and, as this is a very long, exciting, nerve racking, and sometimes emotionally draining experience, this group is there to meet twice a month to learn and (at times i think) vent about the process. They read a lot of adoption materials and discuss, all while applying a biblical base to the adoption journey.
I did want to touch on a subject that is pretty important, and while I posted it on facebook and sent out some emails, I also wanted to discuss it on the blog. The adoption tax credit is a tax credit that helps to offset qualified adoption expenses, making adoption possible for a lot of families that struggle financially with or after adopt