Wow! It has been a while since I have posted anything! Things have been insane in the Goodsell household. Jackson has been teething, Jon has started school, and I have been working full time, I things have been a little crazy! Jon started school at the beginning of September, and has been on fire!! He… Continue reading Just a Little Update
Dear Birth Mother, Being adopted is something that has always been part of my identity. I was adopted, my gene pool was a mystery. The thought of dating always scared me a little, because what if I started dating a biological cousin or brother by mistake?? (You think I am kidding, but that thought made… Continue reading Dear Birth Mother…
Dear Jon, There are so many things I want to say, but I have a really hard time wording them. So rather than trying to say it all, I am going to write it down. Jon, two years ago, I never would have guessed we would be in the position that we are in now:… Continue reading A Letter to Jon
Guys!! We are finally moving into our new place! I am so excited! We started moving in a few days ago, so this week has been insanely crazy! So fun for sure though. The home we moved into was originally built at some point in the 50’s (we think) and it is so awesome! It… Continue reading The New House!
Recently, with moving back to our home state, I have had the opportunity to re-connect with my best friend Alyssa! How awesome is that, right?? We have been friends since we were sixteen, faced ups and downs together, and we were each other’s brides maids! Now, at the age of 23, we get to experience… Continue reading Friendship, Inadequacy, and Comparisons
So after our long move, and a long few days, Jon and I decided to stick it out and go to church on Sunday in our new ward. I met several people who were very kind, and Jackson, as usual, only let us stay for about two hours. We walked in late, and sat down… Continue reading Have I Done any Good?
It is close to 80 degrees in my apartment right now. I have been packing boxes for days, and I am covered in sweat. Jackson hasn’t been sleeping well, and quite frankly, neither have I. Jon and I are moving in one day, and we still have so much to do, and not a lot… Continue reading Looking on the Bright Side