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David & Heather

The gift of adoption is the ultimate gift of profound love and selflessness. If you choose us, we promise your baby will be loved, protected, celebrated and surrounded by family, friends and a community who will love them unconditionally. Thank you for taking time to read our profile and considering us as loving parents for your child.

About Us

David
Heather
Job
Certified Pharmacy Technician
Research Scientist
Education
Some College - General Studies
Bachelor's Degree in Biology, Spanish
Children
None
Relationship
Legally Married

Our Favorite Vacation Spot

At the Beach

Our favorite vacation spot is Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. We enjoy relaxing on the beach with the waves crashing at our feet. There are so many activities to do in and around Myrtle Beach along with delicious food. One of our favorite activities is taking a short drive to Georgetown, a small coastal town and taking a sea shelling and lighthouse tour to North Island. Along the four hour excursion, there is a brief history lesson of Georgetown and the nearby plantations. Once at North Island, there is a plethora of unique shells that you can collect and the naturalist on board will help you identify. While you are on the boat you have the opportunity to see dolphins as well as the Georgetown Light, South Carolina's oldest and operational lighthouse. We like getting fresh sea food at Murrells Inlet and walking along the pier watching the fishing vessels come in. There are also two locations, Broadway at the Beach and Barefoot Landing, that have excellent shopping and restaurants. Myrtle Beach also has plenty of miniature golf courses with fun themes and we love having a friendly competition on who can get the best score.

Our Leisure Time

Exploring a Waterfall

Taking long hikes has become one of our favorite leisure activities after completing a seven mile hike in the Smoky Mountains to Rainbow Falls. Since then, we love exploring the wilderness looking for hidden gems such as waterfalls, remains of stone houses and wildlife to name a few. We also enjoy exploring and trying new things such as ziplining through the mountains or canoeing down the Little Miami River. During the warmer months we like to tend our flower and vegetable gardens, expanding with something new every year. Visiting amusement parks is also a passion of ours (especially since that is where we first met) and we love riding all the roller coasters and thrill attractions. Overall, we love adventure and being outside and we hope to bring our child on future hikes and teaching them about nature. When we are unable to be outside, we love to play board games with family and friends and play video games. Lately, we have been enjoying playing the older game systems, Sega and Nintendo 64. In our individual free time, Heather likes to cross stitch, crochet, sew and build jigsaw puzzles. David enjoys playing the piano, golfing, wood burning crafts and reading/researching watches (timepieces).

What Made Us Who We Are Today

David - My parents divorced when I was 12 years old. My father was a traveling businessman so I always had my mom being the main parent. She is my role model who taught me to shoot for the moon. My mom realized when I was younger that I had a theatrical ability to memorize movies very easily and recreate everything I saw after only seeing it once. She enrolled me in a Summer Theatre program and from there it took off. She wouldn't let me give up on my dreams.

Heather - Growing up I never realized how much of an impact my mom had on my life until I became an adult and especially after she passed away. She was always supportive of my ambitions, dreams, career aspirations and pushed me to be my best both academically and personally. She was the center of our family and brought us all together through delicious food and family traditions. After she passed, my younger brothers look to me for the same guidance, advice and unconditional support and to continue our traditions. I admire her tenacity to give us a better life than she had, her hard work ethic and dedication, caring personality, humor and I'm glad to be her daughter.

Photos

Fall Fest
Fall Fest
Playing Miniature Golf
Playing Miniature Golf
Reading to Our Nieces
Reading to Our Nieces
Canoeing on the River
Canoeing on the River
Enjoying a Hike
Enjoying a Hike
Sunflowers
Sunflowers
Fun With Our Nieces
Fun With Our Nieces
Painting
Painting
Harry Potter World - Universal Studios
Harry Potter World - Universal Studios
Heather in Tokyo, Japan
Heather in Tokyo, Japan
David Capturing the Beauty of Nature at Caesar's Creek State Park
David Capturing the Beauty of Nature at Caesar's Creek State Park
King's Island Winterfest
King's Island Winterfest
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Fall Fest
Fall Fest
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Playing Miniature Golf
Playing Miniature Golf
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Reading to Our Nieces
Reading to Our Nieces
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Canoeing on the River
Canoeing on the River
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Enjoying a Hike
Enjoying a Hike
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Sunflowers
Sunflowers
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Fun With Our Nieces
Fun With Our Nieces
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Painting
Painting
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Harry Potter World - Universal Studios
Harry Potter World - Universal Studios
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Heather in Tokyo, Japan
Heather in Tokyo, Japan
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David Capturing the Beauty of Nature at Caesar's Creek State Park
David Capturing the Beauty of Nature at Caesar's Creek State Park
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King's Island Winterfest
King's Island Winterfest

Our House and Neighborhood

Our Home

We live in Southwest Ohio, the Buckeye state, in a suburb named 2020's 5th best place to raise a family in Ohio. Throughout the year, numerous events and festivals occur-BBQ Fest and Concert Series in the park, Independence Day fireworks, Christmas in Historic Downtown, Community theatre productions and Artfest on Main to name a few. In our community, there are numerous parks with soccer and baseball fields, playgrounds, a sensory park for children/adults with disabilities and a splash pad. Just a short drive away we have access to several state parks, Metroparks, zoos, aquariums and amusement parks.

Our house is located in a subdivision with a variety of family backgrounds that has a trail you can hike connecting you to a park with an amphitheater, playgrounds and soccer fields. We live in a tri-level house with three bedrooms on the upper level, a kitchen/living/dining room on the middle level and a family/craft/laundry room on the lower level. Our favorite room in the house is the front living room as it tends to be where all our family congregates. It is a large, open space that the kids can run back and forth, play games and where David serenades us all while playing the piano. We are both fans of Disney and are decorating the baby's room with our favorite Disney memorabilia. Another favorite room of ours and we hope our adopted child will enjoy Disney as much we do.

Our Extended Families

David's Family

Getting together with our families is very important to us and we are fortunate that the majority live nearby and we are able to spend quality time with each other often. Although not all of our family are local, we make it a priority to visit them at least once a year and Skype regularly. Across both of our families, we have six nieces (two sets of twins) and one nephew. One of our favorite activities is visiting a local amusement park, Kings Island, and riding rides with them. It is always a joy seeing their faces light up on the rides, telling us how much fun it was and that we shouldn't be scared. Sunday dinners were always a tradition in Heather's family and we still continue this tradition. We take turns alternating who is hosting and cooking, but one thing is always guaranteed-plenty of laughs, bubbles, games and crafts. We also love reading stories to our nieces and they love how Uncle David can do funny voices, imitating each of the characters and bringing the story to life. Our families are very supportive and excited about our journey to adopt. They offer encouragement, assistance with fundraisers, have an overall curiosity about the process and are inquisitive about the adoption process and where we are at in the journey.

Heather's Family

From Us to You

Thank you for considering us as loving parents for your child, we are David and Heather. We have been together for six years and married for four and a half. We live in southwest Ohio in a community rich in history from the underground railroad to historic downtown Main Street. Throughout the year, there are numerous festivals and events that bring our community together. Some events include listening to local musicians in the park, supporting small businesses, biking through town and a haunted hot dog roast telling historical stories of our community. A local favorite (and ours) is visiting the K&W, an ice cream shop in town, and enjoying an arctic swirl while walking Main Street reading about each building's history. We enjoy being outdoors as much as possible visiting local parks and hiking through the woods looking for new adventures and discovering unknown treasures. Another favorite activity is going to an amusement park nearby (which also happens to be where we first met) and riding all the attractions. We love the thrill and adrenaline rush of the roller coasters but also enjoy family friendly rides such as the antique cars and the carousel with our extended family. Our families are very important to us and we stay connected as much as possible with Sunday dinners, frequent Skype sessions, game nights and helping each other with home improvement projects.

Throughout our relationship we talked frequently about having children and building a family of our own to share adventures, pass on family traditions and experience the joys of parenthood. Our dream of becoming parents has been quite challenging with hurdles along the way from facing infertility challenges to several failed IUIs. We strongly believe everything happens for a reason, even though it may be hard to understand at first. It was through these challenges that led us on the path to adoption and believed it was God's way of telling us this is the direction we were meant to pursue. Both of our families are extremely supportive and excited for us and our decision to adopt. They can't wait to share traditions, experiences and their immense love to your child.

Though we have not met, we are in awe of your compassion and courage. The gift of adoption is the ultimate act of profound love and selflessness. If you choose us, we promise your baby will be loved, protected, celebrated and surrounded by family, friends and a community who will love them unconditionally. Our greatest hope is to raise a child in a happy, loving home where they will have every opportunity to enjoy life. We will allow your child space to explore their interests and grow into the individual they are meant to be. We want to provide your child with the best education, providing support and guidance to achieve their career ambitions. We will nurture your child to become a caring, compassionate and respectful person, making sure they know that their incredible birth family placed his/her needs above their own. We are open to corresponding via e-mail, sharing updates, accomplishments and pictures throughout the child's life. In addition, if both you and the child both desire to meet one another we are open to future in person visits.

We want you to know that we have the greatest respect for you and for the brave decision to consider an adoption plan for your baby. We can't imagine how you must feel, but our hearts and thoughts are with you in whatever your decision may be.

Sincerely,

David & Heather

Favorites

David
Heather
Actor
John Candy
Robin Williams
Actress
Maggie Smith
Emma Watson
Animal
Orangatan
Oceolot
Author
Stephen King
JK Rowling
Book
Divine Comedy
Tuesdays with Morrie
Candy Bar
Butterfinger
Payday
Cartoon
Looney Tunes
Flinstones
Childhood Memory
Grandparents lake house with the family/Disney World
Riding the golf cart with my grandpa at the golf course he worked at and collecting golf balls in the trees
Childhood Toy
Lincoln logs
Barbie dolls
Children's Book
David Dreaming of Dinosaurs
Berenstain Bears
City
Chicago
Venice
Classic Movie
Driving Miss Daisy
Princess Bride
Color
Sky Blue
Purple
Day of Week
Wednesday
Friday
Dessert
Red Velvet Cake
Peanut Butter Pie
Disney Movie
A Goofy Movie
Beauty and the Beast
Dream Car
Lincoln Navigator
Tesla
Dream Job
Voice Actor
Zoologist
Dream Vacation
Bora Bora
European vacation
Family Activity
Hiking
Sunday dinners
Flower / Plant
Tulips
Orchids
Food
Lasagna
Chicken pot pie
Form of Exercise
Dance
Hiking
Fruit
Plum
Canteloupe
Game
Clue
Solitaire Frenzy
Hobby
Collecting timepieces
Cross stitching
Holiday
Christmas
4th of July
Holiday Song
Mele Kalikimaka
Believe
Holiday Tradition
Decorating the tree with family
Baking cookies
Ice Cream
Cookies n Cream
Cookies n Cream
Junk Food
Keebler cookies
Cool Ranch Doritos
Leisure Activity
Sudoku
Puzzles
Magazine
duPont Registry
Food Network
Memory with a Child
Riding rides at Kings Island with nieces and nephew
Craft time with our nieces/Blowing & popping bubbles
Memory with Spouse
Sea shell excursion in Georgetown, South Carolina
Hiking to Rainbow Falls in Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Movie
Home Alone
Ever After
Movie Munchie
Popcorn
Popcorn
Movie Quote
"There's heroes and there's legends. Heroes get remembered but legends never die. Follow your heart, kid, and you can never go wrong."-Sandlot
"It is supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard is what make it great." Jimmy Dugan (A League of Their Own)
Movie Type
Family comedy
Romantic Comedy
Musical
Phantom of the Opera
Mamma Mia
Musical Group
Foreigner & Yanni
Celtic Women
Nursery Rhyme
Three Blind Mice
Little Miss Teapot
Olympic Event
Bobsled
Gymnastics
Personal Hero
Acting coach
My mom
Play
Taking Steps
Church Basement Ladies
Poet
Shel Silverstein
Emily Dickinson
Quality about my Spouse
Caring
Fun, outgoing personality-he always knows how to make me laugh and brighten my day
Quote
"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I-I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference."-Robert Frost
"Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will take you everywhere."-Albert Einstein
Restaurant
Seasons 52
Seasons 52
Sandwich
Turkey Club
French Dip
Scripture
"Jesus looked at them and said, 'With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God." -Mark 10:27
Be happy because of the hope you have. Be patient when you have troubles. Pray all the time. -Romans 12:12
Shopping Store
Van Heusen
Betsey's
Song
In the Air Tonight
Dulaman
Sport to Play
Golf
Soccer
Sport to Watch
Golf
Softball/Baseball
Sports Star
Tiger Woods
Pele
Sports Team
Columbus Blue Jackets
Cincinnati Reds
Subject in School
Chemistry
Field Biology
Superhero
Batman
Wonder Woman
Thing to Cook
Spaghetti & Meatballs
Beef Bourguignon
Time of Day
Evening sunset
Late afternoon after work
Tradition
Bacon and blueberry muffins on Christmas morning
Collecting ornaments from our vacations
TV Show
Friends
Reign
TV Show Character
Ross Gellar or Dr. Spencer Reid
Gordon Ramsay
Type of Music
Oldies & 80's
Celtic/Irish
Vacation Spot
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach, SC
Video Game
Starfox & F-Zero
Aladdin or Super Mario

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