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Category Archives: social justice

Come with Questions: An Answer to the Argument against Short-Term Development Efforts

The first time I felt it, I was riding in an open-bed truck down the streets of Port-au-Prince. There was no shortage ofView full post »

Adoption Update: Home Study

Our world has been so consumed with moving overseas, I’ve done a poor job of communicating where we are in the processView full post »

In Community, WE CAN

I remember the day that it hit me. I can’t do this anymore…I’ve taken on too much. It was the week we were movingView full post »

How YOU Can Fight Human Trafficking {The Exodus Road}

Maybe you’re new to stories of human trafficking. Maybe you read my last post with a few basic facts. Maybe you’veView full post »

7 Basic Facts about Human Trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Human Trafficking.  Those are big, ugly words. I hear from friends allView full post »

The Adoption Process {Just the Basics}

I will say it again. I have been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support since Gavin and I announced theView full post »

Home is Wherever I’m with You {My First Adoption Breakdown}

I wouldn’t say that I’m the whitest white person I’ve ever known. I guess I could always wear more ruffle-bottomView full post »

The Post I’ve Waited Years to Write

I’ve had the pleasure of sharing some exciting news with several people over the last few weeks: Pinkston Baby #2 isView full post »

The Black Friday Beast + Social Injustice

The most exciting and ridiculous – yet undeniably entertaining – shopping day of the year is among us. BlackView full post »