So recently on Facebook, I came across two different posts by different women. And each one made my heart hurt just a little for each of these moms. The first post I saw was about mom groups on Facebook. This individual had joined a mom group, and was attacked for her style of parenting, and… Continue reading Mom Shaming
It’s been a while since I have written anything! Jon and I were not able to get family photos done, or any kind of New Years letter out, so I figured I would post here some updates from 2017. Jon Jon ended his time at BYU Provo, and decided to come back to BYU-Idaho in… Continue reading Changes in the Goodsell Family!
Christmas is a time of year for giving, service, love and family. I think in all the hustle and bustle of shopping and lists we forget that sometimes. It is one of my favorite things lately to get on Instagram and to see fun pictures of families building ginger bread houses, or getting a tree,… Continue reading The True Meaning of Christmas
Oh my goodness! Is October half way over already? Life has been so busy, that it has been hard to do all of the fun things! But we have definitely made do, and done what we can! At the beginning of this month, we went to a pumpkin patch in Idaho Falls with Spencer and… Continue reading Pumpkin Patch Fun!
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