Noah is Healthy

Baby Noah James Durham arrived September 23rd at 7:17 am. Weighing 7lbs.10oz. and 20″ long. He is absolutely perfect and is such a gift from the Lord.  It has been a long and emotional few days, but God has been there every step of this process. From the time that we arrived in Nebraska we […]

In Nebraska

Since our last blog we landed in Denver, got in a car and drove the 6 hours to Nebraska. We are staying in a beautiful guest house of a friend of ours on a ranch and it is truly a huge blessing. So peaceful and relaxing out in corn country.  Birth mom and baby are […]


It looks like little Noah James Durham is coming into the world a little sooner than expected…ONLY problem…We’re still in Florida…Actually, we are writing this blog on the airplane while Hope is watching Curious George, on our way to Denver, CO. We land at 8:30 PM.  From there we are borrowing my parents car and […]

Possible Match!!!

I feel like this process has been very slow up until about a week ago. We are so happy that we have a lead with a possible birth mother!!!! So exciting!!! I can’t go into very many details at this point because it is so up in the air and a lot of things could […]


I have learned that adopting takes a lot of time and a lot of money, but of course the reward in the end is so worth it! You may know me as Emily Copeland Durham, Professional Wakeboarder for the past 15 years. I am still in the sport of wake boarding, competing and coaching and […]

The Beginning

                             Hi, I’m Emily and Kevin is my husband. We have been married for 10 years and We have a little girl named Hope who was born in 2009.  Our lives are so blessed and we have much to be thankful for. […]