BC: Life is not about how many breathes you take, but about the moments that take your breath away.
FC: OUR | FAMILY | about | ALL
1: in this family | WE LAUGH LOUDLY | WE MAKE MISTAKES | WE SAY I'M SORRY | WE ARE | WE CHERISH FRIENDS | WE HONOR | WE SHARE | WE LOVE DEEPLY | PATIENT | family | WE ARE GRATEFUL | We forgive | we are silly
2: These pages will give you a glimpse into our life - a life we can't wait to share with you. Our home, our happiness, our traditions, and most importantly our unconditional love are yours! We can't wait to meet you!
3: HOME | IS WHERE THE HEART IS BUT WE CURRENTLY LIVE IN | overland park | ks
4: TURNED | THIS YEAR | Mama
5: Stacey loves being a mom more than anything else. She believes in soaking every day with joy, laughter, and meaningful moments with her children. Stacey has always hoped for a large family and can't wait to have more children to love and celebrate as she believes that every child is a gift! She hopes to adopt a large sibling group into their fun & loving | family. Stacey has been a teacher at a local high school but nos stays at home so she can devote more time to her family. She loves her job and is very fulfilled by it. When she is not working, Stacey likes to photograph life, scrapbook, go for walks, knit & sew, and decorate the family home. She can't wait to meet you!!
7: Tim is a man for others. He spends most of his life serving others and helping them to meet their potential. He is steady and stable and safe. He works hard at his job running a retreat and conference center and is very successful at it. Thankfully, he is home every night and every weekend so we still get lots of family time! Tim is very active and engaged in the lives of our children and always has | been. He coaches their sports teams, reads to them, taught them to ride their bikes, plays games with them and makes it a point to teach them how to do things around the house. He also values spending special time with each of the kids just talking and guiding them through their life. He is an amazing dad. Tim can't wait to meet you!
8: MARRIED FOR | 13 | YEARS | TIM & STACEY | This year we celebrate our 13th wedding anniversary on June 8th. These years have been such a blessing.
9: We look forward to a lifetime of love together!
10: EMMA | Emma is 11 and adores music, dancing, writing stories, playing with her brother, her friends & cousins. She has a big heart and can't wait to have more siblings to share her life with! She is hoping we adopt kids her age as well as some younger ones because she loves littles! | LEGO
11: GAMES | ANIMALS | READING | ACTING
12: SOCCER | PLAYGROUNDS
13: "Dance like nobody's watching; love like you've never been hurt. Sing like nobody's listening; live like it's heaven on earth." -Mark Twain | LEGO | EXPLORING NATURE | Timmy is 10 years old and is a boy full of life! He enjoys school, reading, playing Lego, and being outside. Timmy's greatest love is soccer. He plays for a club team and enjoys kicking the ball in the backyard or basement as well. Timmy can't wait to have more brothers & sisters to play soccer with! He loves deeply and is excited to share his heart with more brothers & sisters! | READING
15: "Mackenzie" - the black dog - a gentle, friendly good-natured puppy. "Gibson" - the yellow dog - he is loyal, lovable, and fun!
16: OH THE PLACES WE'VE | TRAVELED
17: Dominican Republic | NOVA SCOTIA | CALIFORNIA | VISITED NANA (STACEY'S MOM) IN CANADA LAST SUMMER. WE SPENT A WEEK AT THE BEACH AND A FEW WEEKS IN NANA'S SMALL TOWN JUST ENJOYING LIFE! | WE TOOK A ROAD TRIP ALONG THE WEST COAST OF CANADA & THE US A COUPLE SUMMERS AGO! WHAT A BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY WE LIVE IN! | Israel | Ireland & England | Grand Canyon
18: family traditions | Family bike rides! Spring and fall weekends are perfect for getting out to the huge park in our neighborhood & biking or walking as a family | We love the snow! We bundle up and sled right in our own front yard - or for an extra thrill, we head to the hills down the road for sledding! | Family Chores! Whatever the task at hand, we work together and try to have fun while doing it! | Family Dinners every night! | Family Vacations!! Most years we go to spend time in a cabin on the river with our dearest friends - like 20 other families for a week! It's a wonderful time to relax and spend time as a family.
19: Family Christmas P.J's! Every year, Santa Claus brings us new pjs and we take a family picture by the tree! | Birthdays are a rather big deal around here. We try our best to make your special day as special as possible. One tradition we have is to decorate the wall of the dining room with pictures of the birthday kiddo! Makes for a great start to your day! | Every year we make the trek out to Midland Holiday Pines to pick out our Christmas Tree! | The Birthday Book! Each year we read Dr. Suess' Happy Birthday to You! on the children's birthday - we hope to read it to you soon as we celebrate your special day!!
20: From our family - we extend the warmest of invitations to you to come, join us, and be a part of our forever family. We can't wait to live life with you in love & joy. FOREVER.
21: live | love | laugh | every moment | everyday | beyond words