Author Archives: Ingrid Bakis

One mom describes her experience adopting a child with spina bifida.

“My Son Who Refused to Give Up”

“My Son Who Refused to Give Up”

A doctor predicted our son, who has spina bifida, would never walk. But Mark has shown us what perseverance — and a keen passion — can do.


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