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Tim & Robyn

We are sincerely thankful that you've chosen to give your child an opportunity to make his or her imprint on the world. We're hopeful that you allow us the privilege of raising your child in our family. In return, we promise to love your child unconditionally and will support, encourage, and nurture him or her to become a kind, respectful, and productive member of society.

About Us

Tim
Robyn
Job
Company Owner; High School Football Coach
Occupational Therapist
Education
Bachelor's Degree in Economics
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy/ M.B.A.
Children
Timothy Jr.
Relationship
Legally Married

Why We Chose Adoption

Our Family at Easter

We love being parents! We have a son, Timothy (aka "Deuce"), who is the light of our lives! He is a fun-loving, sweet little boy who will make a fantastic big brother.

Our Favorite Ride at the Amusement Park

We have always pictured our family with more than one child; however, we are unlikely to conceive again. Adoption has become the path for us to complete our family and we are so excited to be on this journey! We are hoping to adopt a precious child who needs a family like ours to help him or her thrive and become a productive member of society. We know a number of people who were adopted or have adopted a child and they have all been very supportive.

We look forward to providing our children with a multitude of learning opportunities and exciting experiences. In addition, they will grow up with a sibling to share adventures with - a best friend for life!

Our Professional Lives

Celebrating a Win for Tim's Team!

Robyn graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy. She has worked in homes, hospitals, schools, and skilled nursing facilities with patients ranging in age from 5 to 105. Robyn also has a Master of Business Administration and currently manages the daily operations of the physical, occupational, and speech therapy departments in two different buildings.

Tim graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics. After graduating from college, Tim and his brothers started a company that sells bags lined with chemicals that prevent steel and other metals from rusting. Tim is also a partner in two other much smaller companies that sell packaging such as boxes, bags, and wood pallets and is the head football coach for his high school alma mater. We both have a good deal of flexibility at work and can arrange our schedules so that someone will always be home with the children.

Our Favorite Vacation Spot

At the Beach in Turks & Caicos

We love to travel and will expose your child to different cultures throughout the country/world. There is much to learn about the world through actual experiences. Travel is one of life's great joys!

Between us, we have traveled to five different continents and have visited a number of countries. Robyn has traveled to Morocco, Prague, Germany, Ireland, Costa Rica, Peru, and Italy amongst many other countries. During those trips, Robyn has rappelled, parasailed, zip lined through rain forests, snorkeled, and kissed the Blarney Stone. Tim has had the unique pleasure of doing business in China, where he has walked along the Great Wall of China. He has also enjoyed vacationing in Hawaii and Alaska. Deuce is two years old and has already visited five states and has two stamps in his passport. This year, we spent a week at Beaches Resort in Turks & Caicos.

In summary, we don't have a favorite vacation spot. Anywhere in the world where we're together is our favorite place to be.

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All Dressed Up
All Dressed Up
Taking a Swim
Taking a Swim
Enjoying the Start of Spring
Enjoying the Start of Spring
Atlantic City
Atlantic City
Fun at the Local Amusement Park
Fun at the Local Amusement Park
Baseball Season Has Begun!
Baseball Season Has Begun!
Taking a Train Ride
Taking a Train Ride
At the College Football Hall of Fame Ceremony
At the College Football Hall of Fame Ceremony
At a Friends Birthday Party
At a Friends Birthday Party
Merry Christmas!
Merry Christmas!
With Friends at an NFL Game
With Friends at an NFL Game
Fun at a Concert
Fun at a Concert
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Baseball Season Has Begun!
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At a Friends Birthday Party
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Merry Christmas!
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With Friends at an NFL Game
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Fun at a Concert
Fun at a Concert

Our House and Neighborhood

Our Home

We love our community! It is a great place to raise a family! We live in a stone house with a slate roof in a community with very little traffic. On average, we may see 5 cars pass our house in an hour. We have a nice-sized home with 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, a sunk-in living room, eat-in kitchen, dining room, game room, and enclosed sun porch. Our property sits on approximately a quarter of an acre of land, which is perfect for sledding in the winter and a baseball or football game! We also have a flagstone patio where we love to grill. We are just a few miles from several parks, playgrounds, walking trails, tennis courts, basketball courts, an outdoor hockey rink, etc. Additionally, we live in an excellent school district that will provide our children with many educational opportunities.

Our PSU townhome

We also own a townhome in State College, Pennsylvania. We love cheering on our favorite team - the Penn State Nittany Lions - in Beaver Stadium, so we spend a fair amount of time in that home during the fall. Behind our townhome there is a swing set and sand box and across the street there is a clubhouse with a pool and exercise room. We have made many wonderful family memories here and cannot wait to share the fun with another child!

Our Extended Families

Thanksgiving

We have a very supportive extended family consisting of parents, siblings, nieces, nephews and a grandfather who can't wait to meet our new bundle of joy! Both sides of our immediate family live within 40 miles of us so we see everyone often. Holidays are filled with lots of food, laughter, and general chaos with all of the little ones running around! Fortunately, we have a schedule for each holiday that enables us to visit both sides of the family without being rushed. For example, Robyn's parents host Thanksgiving dinner the Sunday before Thanksgiving. Tim's mother hosts dinner on Thanksgiving Day. We celebrate Christmas Day with Robyn's side of the family and celebrate Christmas with Tim's side of the family the following weekend. One of our favorite Christmas traditions on Robyn’s side of the family is opening bags full of fun gifts bought at garage sales throughout the year. A favorite tradition on Tim’s side of the family is picking a present out of a bag hoping to get the lucky one with a $50 bill inside of it! We are very blessed to belong to such a great combined family who we're anxious to introduce to your child!

Deuce & Grandpap

From Us to You

Writing this letter to you has been the most challenging part of the adoption process for us thus far. It is impossible to describe in words how much love we have for a child that we have never met. It is equally difficult to describe how thankful we are that you are considering adoption for your child. We applaud your strength, selflessness, and commitment to find the perfect family for your baby. Are we that perfect family? Yes! We will instill good morals and values, teach him or her to be kind, respectful, and generous, and raise him or her to be a productive member of society. Obviously, there is no one specific manual on parenting and we are going to make mistakes. We have definitely received some on-the-job training as parents with most of that training coming from a toddler. Fortunately, we are quick learners, have a strong support system, and parents who are excellent role models.

We aren't perfect, but we're perfect for each other! As a couple, we genuinely enjoy each other's company. We share the same Christian beliefs, political views, and have a number of similar interests. We both enjoy traveling, watching the national news, and love sports. Your child will probably grow up watching and playing a number of sports since Tim played football at Penn State and is currently the head football coach at a local high school. We also own box seats to every home Penn State football game, 5 NFL season tickets, and belong to a country club with unlimited golf and an outdoor pool. We are both established in our chosen careers and have a lot of flexibility with our schedules. Tim is able to work from home and Robyn works less than five miles away enabling her to come home for lunch. Robyn is independent, thrifty, patient, and loyal. Tim is assertive, generous, athletic, and intelligent. Together we make a great team!

We have purchased season passes to our local amusement park and have been going for at least a few hours each week. We also love going to a nearby park that has a huge sandbox and a frog that sprays water in the summer. Most days, however, are spent at home blowing bubbles in the yard, drawing with chalk on the driveway, or sitting on the front porch guessing what color car will pass next. Evenings in our house are typically spent with “Puppy Dog Pals” on the television while tower after tower is built and then knocked down either by a Matchbox car or Thomas & Friends train. We love to build puzzles with Deuce and read him several books each night before bed. Robyn gets a goodnight hug and kiss easily, but Tim has to work for his by first having to catch Deuce as he runs back and forth in front of him. We love sharing these activities with our son and look forward to introducing all of these simple pleasures with your child, too!

We believe it is important for your child to know that he or she was adopted as early as he or she can understand what the concept means. Your child will know that you loved him or her so much that you put aside your wants for his or her needs. We are open to remaining in touch through emails and photos so that you can feel a part of your child's life and be reassured that you made the right decision in choosing our family.

We recognize that there is a great deal of trust shared between us during this process. We have put our faith in God and trust in His plan for us and your child and we hope that you trust us to give your child a loving and stable home where there is no shortage of hugs and kisses!

Tim & Robyn

Favorites

Tim
Robyn
Actor
Clint Eastwood
Bradley Cooper
Actress
Bo Derek
Jennifer Aniston
Animal
Dog
Zebra
Book
The Twilight Series; The Hunger Games
Candy Bar
Whatever's in the house
Reeses Peanut Butter cups
Cartoon
Puppy Dog Pals
Goldie and Bear
Childhood Memory
Catching Fish With My Dad
Catching Minnows in Our Back Yard Creek
Childhood Toy
Baseball glove
Big Wheel
Children's Book
Curious George
Curious George
City
Las Vegas
Pittsburgh
Classic Movie
The Godfather
Gone With the Wind
Color
Navy blue
Green
Day of Week
Saturday
Friday
Dessert
Ice cream
Apple pie a la mode
Disney Movie
Beauty and the Beast
Dream Car
Buick Grand National
Cadillac Escalade
Dream Job
College football coach
Selling items on QVC
Dream Vacation
Bora Bora
Greece
Family Activity
Attending sporting events
Watching college football on Saturdays in the fall
Flower / Plant
Lilly
Food
Chocolate milk shake
Sushi
Form of Exercise
Basketball
Walking on a treadmill
Fruit
Blueberries
Watermelon
Game
Scrabble
Double Double Bonus Poker
Hobby
Making Shutterfly books
Holiday
Christmas
Halloween
Holiday Song
The Little Drummer Boy
Monster Mash
Holiday Tradition
Attending church Christmas Eve then going out to dinner with my wife and son
Opening up stockings, (i.e. sacks), at my parents' house filled with gag gifts
Ice Cream
Chocolate
Chocolate chip cookie dough
Junk Food
Swedish Fish
Chocolate
Leisure Activity
Golf
Attending garage sales
Magazine
National Review
People
Memory with a Child
Getting our son's passport photo taken
Teaching my nephews how to tie their shoes
Memory with Spouse
Our wedding day
The birth of our son
Movie
The Godfather
The Replacements; Braveheart; The Patriot
Movie Munchie
Milk duds
Popcorn
Movie Quote
"Money never sleeps, pal." in the movie Wall Street
Movie Type
Drama/Suspense
Drama; Horror; Comedy
Musical
The Sound of Music
Musical Group
Maroon 5
Taylor Swift
Nursery Rhyme
Hickory Dickory Dock
Humpty Dumpty
Olympic Event
Boxing
Gymnastics
Personal Hero
Hawk Slater
My grandfather who is a WWll veteran and a purple heart recipient
Quality about my Spouse
Her Loyalty
His Generosity
Quote
"Beaten paths are for beaten men."- unknown
"Be who you are and say what you feel because those that mind don't matter and those that matter don't mind."- Dr. Seuss
Restaurant
Prime Steakhouse
TGI Fridays
Sandwich
Hot sausage
Reuben
Shopping Store
Williams Sonoma
Sephora
Song
For Those About to Rock- AC/DC
Dreams by The Cranberries
Sport to Play
Football
Volleyball
Sport to Watch
Football
Football
Sports Team
The high school football team I coach
The Pittsburgh Steelers
Subject in School
Math
Science
Superhero
Wonder Woman
Thing to Cook
Pasta sauce
Time of Day
Early morning
Between 7:00-10:00 pm
TV Show
Gangland
The Game of Thrones; The Walking Dead; Law and Order; Major Crimes
Type of Music
80s rock
Rock, soft rock, country, top 40
Vacation Spot
Vegas
Anywhere out of the country
Video Game
Scrabble

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