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Pot of Gold....

So our Samuel T. will be turning 5 years old in a matter of days. Here he is sporting his toothless smile. :) After weeks and weeks of wiggling he lost not one but two teeth within a day or so of each other! My baby is growing up. Why does that bring a lump to my throat? Big sigh's all good! Grandbabies will be coming soon (hopefully!) LOL! 

Anyhow, my precious Sammy. Oh my goodness he is the sweetest, funniest, most active child. He is always smiling. And he has the most delightful gap-toothed smile of anybody I've ever seen! 

He has stolen our hearts and that brings me to the title of this post. Sean and I have often talked about if we knew then what we know now would we still choose to go through all the hard again. 
The hard of R.A.D. (reactive attachment disorder) and mental health disorders. 
Would we do it again??

The answer is yes, we would because this little pot of gold at the end of our rainbow family is sooooooooooooooooooooo  worth it! 
There are days, many, many days when I think "what were we thinking?" because the hard is all-consuming but then I look at my sweet Samuel and I am reminded that it all has been worth it! 


Denise said…
Sorry, I refuse to believe that my little buddy is turning 5! Could he get any cuter, with that toothless smile of his? Oh my!

I'm sure you know that we've asked ourselves those same questions about adoption...and always come up with the same answer, even after the most difficult of days!

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