Monthly Archives: September 2012

it takes a village to raise a child

The past three weeks of parenthood have been quite a steep learning curve, between constipation (baby’s. no, I swear), thrush, which formula, which doctors (not witch doctors), adoption paper work, financial adjustments, etc, it just seems endless. Thank God, we have an amazing community of friends and family that have helped make this steep curve […]

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ayden’s first week, oh and ours too.

No matter what people tell you, you are just gonna have to experience it for yourself. Life in the Dizon household has dramatically shifted from 2 to 3 persons. Our sleep has been minimized, we’ve been pee’d on, thrown up on, we’ve changed poopy diapers, we sometimes forget to eat, and I’m still finishing other […]

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ayden phoenix dizon

When I woke up on Wednesday, Sept. 5th 2012 and got ready to go to work I had no idea that by the end of that day I would by a father. I got an unexpected call from Sarah (Ayden’s birth mama) at 12:07 pm. She told me that she was going into labor, from […]

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happy anniversary mercy

Good Morning, and happy Labor Day. As the title insists, today is a very special day for Mercy and I. For seven well spent years Mercy and I have laughed, we’ve cried, we’ve lost, we’ve watched LOST, we’ve fought, we’ve traveled, we’ve snuggled, we’ve walked, we’ve watched sunsets, we’ve written letters, we’ve posted, we’ve prayed, […]

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