About Celeste

Celeste grew up on a family beef cattle and show pig farm in Western Kentucky. In addition to farming and life as a restaurant wife, Celeste owns Celeste Communications where she works as a photographer, graphic designer, videographer and consultant. This blog is Celeste's personal soapbox. Any ranting or raving is her own and does not reflect the opinions of any of her clients. All photos and posts are copyrighted property of Celeste Communications.

The next big step…

Since we “passed court” in February, we’ve been waiting on all of the kids’ documents to be translated into English so that we could file them with their i600 form from the US government. This is our biggest step on the U.S. immigration side of things and the one we expect to take the longest.

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Guest post: Our 4th annual #RareActsOfKindness for Rare Disease Day

My sister Anna was born with a very rare genetic disorder called Alagille Syndrome (ALGS). There are only about 8,000 cases of ALGS in the United States and only a couple of hospitals that treat it. For the past four years, Anna has … Continue reading

We are adopting!

As the pages of the adoption application slid through the scanner, I felt that heaviness lifting and being replaced with peace. We had spent a full week agonizing over what God was calling us to do because it seemed so crazy, so illogical. But in that moment, we both felt such confidence in answering His call. Most of all, we were overwhelmed with the love we have for those two precious faces we knew only through photos.

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I hope our daughters never write a post like this – International Women’s Day

For most farm folks, taking a day off of work just isn’t realistic. Animals must be fed and cared for, no matter what the calendar says. So its understandable that many of my farming friends just couldn’t wrap their heads around … Continue reading