Posts by Farrah Lynn

Passports In

As I prepare for our move to Uganda, there are many many things that have to be taken care of. One of the very basic is getting passports. I have had my passport for years…felt it was a good time to get the boys. The boys passports are in and our family is one step…

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Haiti Adoption Update

  Well Dec 30, 2016 will mark 1 year of being entered in IBESR ( Haitian social services) to be matched with my Haitian daughter and this month marks 22 months of starting the adoption process from Haiti altogether… Unfortunately, there is information floating around the internet that the orphanages and IBESR are in negotiations…

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Answers to All Your Adoption FAQS….

So just as promised..answers to everyone’s FAQS about my adoptions… How I came to adopt my 2 sons – 9 years ago and how did I come to the decision to adopt not only from Haiti, but also from Africa concurrently! Plus…

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My Life’s Reduced To This..

My entire life will be reduced down to these suitcases in a matter of months…. Yep this is all I am taking with me out of the country.. Everything else has to go… Not much, but I will be glad to be rid of all the unnecessary clutter… Made the difficult decision to leave Ben…

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Adoption Shoe Drive Fundraiser

As many of you know I am in the process of adopting from both Haiti and Uganda and preparing to move to Uganda March 2017. I am currently raising funds to help defray my adoption costs. I have partnered with an another awesome organization called Funds2Org that will give me funds towards my adoption for…

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Leap of Faith

For some time, I have known God was calling me to world missions. I didn’t know exactly how it would manifest itself, but I knew one day I would be spreading his love across this world.  Anyone who knows me, even briefly, knows how much of a heart I have for vulnerable children, especially orphans.…

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2016 -2017 Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Well after 2 years of private school, we are back homeschooling again! YAY! We started on this Monday (August 29, 2016) and so far so good. There are a few things I already see that need to be tweaked a little, but hey isn’t that what makes homeschool awesome – flexibility. There is no one…

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5 Vlogs of AA Living Abroad You Need to Follow Now

As you guys may know by know, I am planning my escape from the US. Me and my little family are slowly but surely making our way to Jinja, Uganda. In the meantime, I am doing as much research as possible. While doing extensive research on moving abroad, I came across many other African American expats…

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So There’s This Girl…

So there’s this girl…. she lives in Uganda….she’s kind of stolen my heart….Why Lord..Why? I have known about her since January of this year and I just simply put it off saying God clearly couldn’t be calling me to adopt ANOTHER child in the midst of already adopting from Haiti..Could he? I advocate for kids…

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