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Tim & Chelsie

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our profile and for considering us as potential parents for your child. We are loving people who enjoy spending our time together and enjoy spending time with the children in our lives. We hope you do consider us because we are so excited to parent a child of our own and share our love with them.

About Us

Tim
Chelsie
Job
Lead Cyber Instructor
Nurse
Education
Bachelor's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Children
None
Relationship
Legally Married

Our Leisure Time

Starting Our Hike

Chelsie loves reading books while Tim enjoys watching car shows on TV and actually working on cars when he gets a chance. We also love going to do touristy things wherever we live or visit on vacation, like visiting local museums or driving through the mountains. Since we live in Colorado, we have been fortunate to enjoy the beautiful hiking available here. We also enjoy going bowling with each other and family when they visit.

We look forward to taking our children to age appropriate hikes, aquariums, parks, museums, and whatever else we can find to do that will be fun and beneficial for our child. We also are excited about future vacations that we can share with them. We look forward to reading to them daily and encouraging them to learn something from every activity we do.

What it Means to be Parents

We Are So Excited to be on This Journey

For us, being parents is the next step in our lives. We have been looking forward to this for a very long time and are excited to be on this journey. We are ready to share our values with a child and we are excited to have the responsibility of helping shape them in to the people that they are meant to be. We will enjoy watching them learn and grow every day and are excited to see their personalities develop. Based on our experience with nephews and nieces, we expect we will like showing them love and just interacting with them on a daily basis. We know it will be much different when we are parents, but we are so ready to be more than the fun Aunt and Uncle.

Discussing Adoption

We believe children deserve to know their history. We have a few basic adoption children’s books to ensure they are familiar with adoption and what that means to them. We will tell them everything we can about their adoption story as they grow, age appropriately. We also hope to have an open adoption so our child will be able to know their whole family. We know this will help us to answer many of the questions our child may have along the way about their adoption story. We have also prepared for the possibility that we may not be able to have an open adoption and will do our best to give our child as much information that we can in that situation.

Video

Photos

Enjoying a Football Game
Enjoying a Football Game
Made it Up the Incline!
Made it Up the Incline!
Chelsie with Her Mom and Sister
Chelsie with Her Mom and Sister
Date Night
Date Night
We Love to Play Games with Family
We Love to Play Games with Family
Our Sweet Baby Niece
Our Sweet Baby Niece
Playing with Our Niece
Playing with Our Niece
At the Top of Pike's Peak
At the Top of Pike's Peak
Bowling Fun
Bowling Fun
Hanging Out with Our Nephew
Hanging Out with Our Nephew
Snuggling with Our Pup
Snuggling with Our Pup
Loving the View
Loving the View
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Enjoying a Football Game
Enjoying a Football Game
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Made it Up the Incline!
Made it Up the Incline!
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Chelsie with Her Mom and Sister
Chelsie with Her Mom and Sister
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Date Night
Date Night
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We Love to Play Games with Family
We Love to Play Games with Family
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Our Sweet Baby Niece
Our Sweet Baby Niece
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Playing with Our Niece
Playing with Our Niece
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At the Top of Pike's Peak
At the Top of Pike's Peak
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Bowling Fun
Bowling Fun
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Hanging Out with Our Nephew
Hanging Out with Our Nephew
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Snuggling with Our Pup
Snuggling with Our Pup
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Loving the View
Loving the View

Our Extended Families

With Chelsie's Family

With both of our extended families, board and card games are a big tradition that happens at every family get together. Games are something that everyone in our family enjoys and it is a great way to bring us all together to have some good laughs. Tim loves games like Skip-bo and Spoons, and Chelsie loves Spoons and board games. Our families always take turns letting someone new pick the next game to play. One time, we went to Tim's sister's house for game night and played Spoons, Tim tried to take Chelsie's spoon and his sister's dog ran up on her lap to lick and jump on Tim to protect her. We have also bought our nephew children's board games and he was so excited to get to take a turn to pick the next game to join in on.

Christmas with Tim's Family

Even though we unfortunately do not have family nearby right now, we make several trips a year to visit and have had family come visit us as well. With Tim in the military we have been fortunate to live in beautiful places and look forward to where we will move in the future. When Tim retires we do plan to move back to Texas to be close to family.

Our families have been so excited since we announced our plans to adopt. Everyone has been really supportive and made it known they will love any children that join our family.

Our House and Neighborhood

Home Sweet Home

We currently live in beautiful Colorado. Our neighborhood is really nice and has a great community. So far every neighbor we have talked to about adoption has been supportive and offered us baby items or said to get in contact if we need anything or to set up play dates in the future. There are many children in the neighborhood and there are often many playing outside. There is even a playground within walking distance of our house.

Beautiful Views in Colorado

Every summer, our community has vendor fairs every weekend where locals can sell products or food. In the winter there are occasionally snow storms, so you will often see families suited up in warm coats to build snowmen or have snowball fights. For Halloween there is a tradition of a boo event where treats are left on neighbors porches throughout October.

Our house is 3 stories including a finished basement. There are 4 bedrooms, one we have made an office. Tim's favorite room is the game room in the basement. Chelsie's current favorite room is the nursery we are working on upstairs, as we have started buying necessary baby items. We love our home and our community and are excited to share it with a child.

From Us to You

We wanted to thank you for taking the time getting to know us by reading our profile. We know that you have a difficult decision to make, and we just want you to know you are in our prayers.

We met at church when we were still in high school and have been together ever since. We went to college together and were married two years before we graduated. We have moved several places since then and are currently enjoying our time in Colorado.

Chelsie recently got certified to be a Registered Nurse and has been doing pediatric home care for the last year. Before this, she had several jobs that involved working with kids and has really developed a lot of skills that will help her as a parent. When we finally have a child of our own, Chelsie will take about six months off to care for our child in the early stages of development before returning to work part time.

Tim joined the Air Force in 2012 and is currently serving as a Captain here in Colorado. He has a degree in Computer Engineering and works with computers for the military. The military has given Tim the opportunity to be a leader in the work place, which will be an asset in his role as the leader of our family.

We are excited to parent a child and are looking forward to the opportunity of helping our child grow and develop. We want to create an environment of love and opportunities for our children to learn and have fun experiences. We also want to ensure that this child grows up knowing how to respect others and that we positively reinforce their good behavior. We are also looking forward to the opportunity of going on family vacations to explore parts of the world. The main goal of our travels would be to create great memories for our children and us.

We know that we will love this child as much as we would love a biological child. We will make sure they know that even though they might have a different journey that led them to our family, they are just as important a piece of our family as any other. We know that it will be important for us to encourage our child to pursue their dreams, and we want to do whatever it takes to help them be successful in that pursuit. We will encourage open communication about dreams and desires and make sure our child lives a life that makes them happy and safe.

We know that one of the most important pieces of our child’s story is where they came from and who they are, and we want to make sure that we are open and honest with what that story is. We want to include you in their life and have communication available for them in whatever way you are willing. We want to send updates and pictures on a regular basis so that you know that your child is doing well and is very loved. We are also open to trying to make yearly visits work, depending on where we are living due to the military. Ultimately, we want to be sure that the child knows who they are without any doubts, have an appreciation for adoption and know it was right for them. We want to make sure that they know you did what was best for them and that we honor the decisions that you made for your child.

We are so ready to be parents and are so grateful for the opportunity through adoption. Please keep us in mind as you make a decision. Thank you for being brave and selfless as you consider what will be best for your child.

With love and respect,

Tim & Chelsie

Favorites

Tim
Chelsie
Actor
Chris Pratt
Chris Pratt
Actress
Kristen Wiig
Kristen Bell, and Anna Kendrick
Animal
Dog
Elephant
Author
Terry Goodkind
Too many to pick!
Book
Harry Potter Series
I can't choose!
Candy Bar
Snickers
Three Musketeers
Cartoon
Family Guy
Kim Possible
Childhood Memory
Thanksgiving at my grandparents house with my whole family
Traveling with my Mimi and Popi to Rockport during the summers
Childhood Toy
Hot Wheels
Old Fisher Price Barn and Mcdonald's Building Play Sets
Children's Book
Falling Up
I love you through and through
City
Biloxi
Rockport, and Corpus Christi
Classic Movie
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Carousel, Fiddler on the Roof, Anne of Green Gables, and Pride and Prejudice
Color
Blue
Navy
Day of Week
Thursday
Saturday
Dessert
Chocolate Pie
New York Style Cheesecake
Disney Movie
Lion King, and Pirate's of the Caribbean
Cartoon Beauty and the Beast, and Live Action Maleficent
Dream Car
70's Pontiac GTO
1967 Chevy Impala
Dream Job
Electronics Engineer
Stay-at-Home Mom
Dream Vacation
Italy
Europe
Family Activity
Board & Card Games
Board & Card Games
Flower / Plant
Bluebonnets
Dandelion
Food
Chicken fried steak
Spaghetti
Form of Exercise
Being done
Hiking
Fruit
Peaches and strawberries
Watermelon and apples
Game
Skip-bo
Spoons
Hobby
Working on Cars
Reading
Holiday
Thanksgiving
Christmas
Holiday Song
Sleigh ride
TSO Carol of the Bells
Holiday Tradition
Decorating for Christmas
Waking up early on Christmas morning and staying in pajamas for breakfast and opening presents
Ice Cream
Cookies and cream
Blue Bell Dutch Chocolate
Junk Food
Sour gummy worms
Cheeto Puffs
Leisure Activity
Relaxing on the couch with Chelsie
Watching movies with Tim
Magazine
Roadkill
Real Simple
Memory with a Child
Carrying My Cousin on My Shoulders at Six Flags
My Nephew Holding My Hand to Cross the Royal Gorge Bridge Because I Was Scared
Memory with Spouse
Snowing on our vacation to St Louis
Driving through the mountains while on vacation in Tennessee and just enjoying playing in the snow there together
Movie
Lord of the Rings Trilogy
Warm Bodies
Movie Munchie
Raisinets
Popcorn with shredded cheese
Movie Quote
"If you focus on what you left behind, you will never see what lies ahead." Gusteau, Ratatouille
"Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light." Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Movie Type
Action Comedy
Rom-Com
Musical
Fiddler on the Roof
Fiddler on the Roof
Musical Group
The Black Keys
Bastille
Nursery Rhyme
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Itsy Bitsy Spider
Olympic Event
Track and Field
Diving
Poet
Robert Frost
Quality about my Spouse
How much she misses me when we are apart
How much he loves and cares for me
Quote
"Fear not tomorrow, God is already there."
Restaurant
Texas Road House
Mi Pueblitos
Sandwich
Roast Beef Sandwich
Club with avocado
Scripture
Matthew 6:34
Psalms 91:4 and Jeremiah 29:11
Shopping Store
Bed, Bath, and Beyond
Target
Song
Little Black Submarines by The Black Keys
Currently "Thunder" by Imagine Dragons
Sport to Play
Ultimate Frisbee
Archery
Sport to Watch
Basketball
Baseball
Sports Star
JJ Watt
Aly Raisman
Sports Team
Houston Rockets
Houston Astros
Subject in School
Math
English and Literature
Superhero
Iron Man
Superman
Thing to Cook
Cajun Crockpot Chicken
Pumpkin Cake
Time of Day
Afternoon
Evening
Tradition
Playing board games with my family whenever we are together
TV Show
Modern Family
Grey's Anatomy
TV Show Character
Dean Winchester
Maya from Girl Meets World
Type of Music
Rock Alternative
Pop/Alternative
Vacation Spot
Anywhere New
San Antonio or St. Louis
Video Game
Zelda
Assassin's Creed

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