After going down the slide together, sometimes things are a little crazy!
Creek near our home: so beautiful!
Creek near our home: so fun!
Ray and son Bjorn watching Alexa explore the creek
I think one of my favorite parts about open adoption is that over time it evolves into something that should have always been, but it took a little miracle to forge the friendship. Our relationship with Ray and Melissa is extremely casual and normal that I sometimes forget how extraordinary having a positive relationship and frequent interactions with our child's birth family is a pretty uncommon and uncomfortable idea for most other people.
Silly people. [Shakes her head disappointingly.]