"Understanding My Family's Circles"

When I adopted my beautiful daughter, I realized none of my childhood dreams had played out exactly as planned. But over the years, the meaning of family evolved — and my circle of family grew.

The meaning of family came to me watching my father help my daughter ride her bike

My traditional childhood dreams gave way to an unexpected, soul-filling reality.

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