Adéye Salem

I am a stay at home mom to nine awesome children--three biologocal boys and six children added through the blessing of adoption.  I'm learning every day how to live life to the fullest with many special needs and medically fragile children.

sweetest joy

Every person who has ever advocated for the orphan knows all too well that there are days when it feels so utterly heartbreaking. ...more

why do you want her?

Seven years ago, after being in Ukraine for many weeks, I finally walked out of the orphanage with two very loved and treasured little girls in my arms. Harper (left, in the photo) was just a baby and loved nothing more than to be loved and cuddled. ...more

catching up

I know that many of you follow along on Facebook and have kept up to date with our family there over the past...more

answered prayers!

Hey, everyone! I hope you are all doing well. ...more

my love

Happy birthday to the man I love more than words can say! He makes me laugh. ...more

a miracle for yulia

I know that so many of you have been praying and trusting for Yulia. ...more

my terrific T21 trio

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” ~~ Matt 6:21 Storing my treasure in heaven and counting my many, many blessings this day ....more


Hi, everyone. ...more

because he lives

Happy Easter, everyone! From our family…to yours. Celebrating our Risen King! ...more

real life

So anyway. ...more