4 years ago today.
The day our dossier was logged in at the CCAA.
Our dossier for AnnaClaire.
You know what's crazy?
We'd still be waiting. Still.
And so today, on this would've been 4th year anniversary of a momumental day I look at my FOUR sweeties from China and just praise God that we are not still waiting.
Four years ago, our first dossier was logged in. Yesterday, we celebrated month with Gracie. Our fourth addition to our family since that time.
4 years. 4 kids.
All while people still wait...
I'm not here to make a post going off about special needs adoption and how I don't understand why there are still families traveling to China to adopt "healthy" babies.
No, that is not my intent.
Because honestly, every orphan needs a family.
Instead, I want to focus on praising God.
Praising Him for showing us a different route.
Praising Him for blessing us with FOUR wonderfully amazing children in the past four years.
For showing us that "special needs" is merely a classification
But nothing more.
Maybe an extra dr. appt here and there.
But that is all.
And beneath that classification,