I Did It My Way

There is something that I have wanted for my entire life. I have waited so long for it that I thought it might never happen. It has been a dream of my since I was a little girl.

When a series of health issues became apparent, I thought that I would be able to overcome it, but alas, I was not that lucky.

Life also got in the way, time slipped by and before I knew it, I was too old to try it again the old fashioned way. But somewhere deep inside, I knew that I didn’t want to give up. I had to come up with another way to make my dream a reality.

I found a way.

Today I have made my dream a reality. I may not have done it like everyone else. I didn’t even choose the standard alternative. I went against the grain and did something completely different.

I did it my way.


SO…what have I done?

I became a mommy…a “sponsor mommy”…to a beautiful little seven (almost eight) year old girl named Liliana. She has the name that I was going to give my child, if I was ever able to have one, and I know that she and I are meant to be.

I will share Liliana’s picture and story soon…but for right now, I just want to enjoy getting to know all about her.

I still have other ideas on how to feed my desire to be a “mom” to other needy children and am working on putting together a plan to make that happen.

In the meantime, it has been an extremely long week (details of that adventure coming soon!)

Wishing you moments of blissful happiness!
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4 thoughts on “I Did It My Way

  1. Good for you, Susan! I am sorry you were not able to do it the traditional way and I completely understand how you feel. I was able to have my son but soon after started having problems and never got to have the second child I so desperately wanted. Bless you.

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