Updates Archive

  • Our bags have been packed. The nursery is all ready. All Miles’ baby clothes have been washed and put away for his tiny baby brother. A bag is packed for Levi with a few newborn outfits, […]

    Baby Dixon Adoption Story: Part 9

    Our bags have been packed. The nursery is all ready. All Miles’ baby clothes have been washed and put away for his tiny baby brother. A bag is packed for Levi with a few newborn outfits, […]

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  • So it’s been a while! 8 months to be exact. The last post in our adoption story was definitely unexpected and extremely hard. But this one brings new light and hope! Let me give you […]

    Baby Dixon Adoption Story: Part 8

    So it’s been a while! 8 months to be exact. The last post in our adoption story was definitely unexpected and extremely hard. But this one brings new light and hope! Let me give you […]

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  •   You guys, I’m so excited to announce something!!! About a year ago, I felt like God was telling me to do something…share more, be more, give more, lead more. I wasn’t quite sure what […]

    Story Cast – Brand new Podcast Launch!

      You guys, I’m so excited to announce something!!! About a year ago, I felt like God was telling me to do something…share more, be more, give more, lead more. I wasn’t quite sure what […]

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  • Baby boy was originally scheduled to arrive via c-section on October 30th. But he had other plans in mind! The day before his arrival, I woke up feeling fabulous. I went and worked all day […]

    Miles Clark

    Baby boy was originally scheduled to arrive via c-section on October 30th. But he had other plans in mind! The day before his arrival, I woke up feeling fabulous. I went and worked all day […]

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  • Well, this truly isn’t what I thought this post would be about. And honestly, I’ve been putting this off for weeks. Even sitting here now in our quiet home office while Miles naps, my heart […]

    Baby Dixon Adoption Story: Part 7

    Well, this truly isn’t what I thought this post would be about. And honestly, I’ve been putting this off for weeks. Even sitting here now in our quiet home office while Miles naps, my heart […]

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  • Twins? Let’s just talk about this for a second. God sure is funny isn’t He? You know, we had our daughters very close together…Addi was 7 months old when we found out we were pregnant […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 6

    Twins? Let’s just talk about this for a second. God sure is funny isn’t He? You know, we had our daughters very close together…Addi was 7 months old when we found out we were pregnant […]

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  • Tears filled our eyes and many emotions and feelings filled our hearts after receiving that call from the agency that evening. “You have been chosen.” Words I will never forget. I automatically had a strong […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 5

    Tears filled our eyes and many emotions and feelings filled our hearts after receiving that call from the agency that evening. “You have been chosen.” Words I will never forget. I automatically had a strong […]

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  • We’re officially pregnant AND adopting, all in one! YES. It’s true. Ryan & i were in shock for about a month! Did that really just happen? REALLY?!!! Seriously?! God’s funny sometimes. After multiple positive pregnancy […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 4

    We’re officially pregnant AND adopting, all in one! YES. It’s true. Ryan & i were in shock for about a month! Did that really just happen? REALLY?!!! Seriously?! God’s funny sometimes. After multiple positive pregnancy […]

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  • So we continue along our journey to #babyDixon. We knew this process wouldn’t be easy but we always knew it would be worth it. Thoughts of our future kiddo helped us press on through any […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 3

    So we continue along our journey to #babyDixon. We knew this process wouldn’t be easy but we always knew it would be worth it. Thoughts of our future kiddo helped us press on through any […]

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  • Our journey had officially begun. Hurry-up-and-wait seemed to be the theme throughout this stretch… In March of 2013, we left our first training at the agency with a clear direction, a stack of paperwork, list […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 2

    Our journey had officially begun. Hurry-up-and-wait seemed to be the theme throughout this stretch… In March of 2013, we left our first training at the agency with a clear direction, a stack of paperwork, list […]

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  • Ryan & I started feeling the push towards adoption many years ago. We felt God stirring in our hearts about this in a very real way since the beginnings of our relationship but always assumed […]

    #babyDixon Adoption Story: Part 1

    Ryan & I started feeling the push towards adoption many years ago. We felt God stirring in our hearts about this in a very real way since the beginnings of our relationship but always assumed […]

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  • A lot has transpired over the past several weeks around here! I figured it was due time for a blog post full of updates. One of my goals for 2013 is to blog more as […]

    End of 2012 & 2013 happenings.

    A lot has transpired over the past several weeks around here! I figured it was due time for a blog post full of updates. One of my goals for 2013 is to blog more as […]

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  • Above is a pic of one my best friends. Yes, these pics are real & yes that is a real person that I know! She sang at my wedding and her husband was our best […]

    It Works!

    Above is a pic of one my best friends. Yes, these pics are real & yes that is a real person that I know! She sang at my wedding and her husband was our best […]

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  • I am about to begin a whole new life. One that I’ve only really imagined possible up to this point. God moves in great ways. I am actually humbled and taken-back that He finds me […]

    My New Life.

    I am about to begin a whole new life. One that I’ve only really imagined possible up to this point. God moves in great ways. I am actually humbled and taken-back that He finds me […]

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  • We went to White Rock Lake on Labor Day and intended to run 3 miles while pushing the girls, then head on to do a little shopping & eat some lunch in the big D. […]

    Sporadic Updates

    We went to White Rock Lake on Labor Day and intended to run 3 miles while pushing the girls, then head on to do a little shopping & eat some lunch in the big D. […]

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  • Sorry we’ve been slacking on the blog front! Apparently life took  an extra dose of busy over the last few weeks and forgot to tell us. So, we’ve been running around like mad trying to […]

    Busy Overdose

    Sorry we’ve been slacking on the blog front! Apparently life took  an extra dose of busy over the last few weeks and forgot to tell us. So, we’ve been running around like mad trying to […]

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  • This past week was a whirlwind. Really the past month has been. But now…we are now officially moved into our new house and are LOVING it. Ryan and I are the “get ‘er done” type […]

    Operation: Moving, Complete!

    This past week was a whirlwind. Really the past month has been. But now…we are now officially moved into our new house and are LOVING it. Ryan and I are the “get ‘er done” type […]

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  • I am always amazed at how God does His thing. Seriously amazed. Here’s the latest. Last September we are invited to an open house for our friend Sarah which coincided with a welcome home party […]

    Another Amazing Provision.

    I am always amazed at how God does His thing. Seriously amazed. Here’s the latest. Last September we are invited to an open house for our friend Sarah which coincided with a welcome home party […]

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  • Lots going on in the lives of the Dixon clan! I realized this morning that I haven’t been doing a very good job of providing updates on the blog, so here you go. I do […]

    Updates at random.

    Lots going on in the lives of the Dixon clan! I realized this morning that I haven’t been doing a very good job of providing updates on the blog, so here you go. I do […]

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  • I am VERY excited about 2011. A brand new year. A fresh start with renewed motivation. This past year has been a whirlwind to say the least. Over the past few days, I’ve been reflecting […]

    2010 Recap Through Pictures

    I am VERY excited about 2011. A brand new year. A fresh start with renewed motivation. This past year has been a whirlwind to say the least. Over the past few days, I’ve been reflecting […]

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