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We love LIFE

We love life. We always have! To a degree, I do mean enjoying life, because we love doing that too, but it's more than that. We love and value life in every sense of the word.  While we were still dating, Nathan and I would find ourselves having discussions about what would happen if we found an unwanted baby. Would we, individually, take the baby in? Would we put our hands up to love a child that was unwanted? And despite the personal cost to us individually, would we still love this little life? Through these discussions the answers that came even in the most difficult, albeit imagined, circumstances was always a resounding YES!Even to this day, in the midst...

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A Gift Of Adoption By Candice Shaw

Growing up I was blessed to have a mother and father who loved and adored me. From an early age my only dream was to grow up, get married and become a mum. My husband says he blames my mum for my strong desire for motherhood, it was demonstrated so beautifully to me that I can’t help but want to mother too. Since I was in primary school I have had a desire to work with orphans and children who without a home.  I would often dream of babies being left at my front door. As a teen this puzzled me at times, but as I’ve matured I’ve learnt that this was a desire put in my heart and DNA...

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What are you holding back?

Have you ever held yourself back from showing who your truly are, what you really think and how you actually feel? Have you withheld your input because you are worried about how it may be perceived or that there may be a negative reaction to your truth? I know I have. I often ‘edit’ my own words in my head before I speak. Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m not referring to keeping unkind words to yourself. As my mother would say “if you don’t have anything nice to say don’t say anything at all.” We need to use common sense when we speak and be careful how we use our words.  However, I am specifically talking about ‘editing’ your...

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