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Parker and Meredith

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Dear Expectant Parent(s) First of all, thank you so much for taking the time to review our profile and getting to know us. We thank you for making this courageous decision. We can't imagine what a struggle this has been. Although we have not met you yet, we have been praying for you and your pregnancy. Our friends and family are also praying for you and your baby. We know that your sacrifice will make starting a family possible for the family that you choose. We have always dreamed of starting a family and you and your selfless choice would make that possible for us. Thanks for taking the time to get to know us, our lives and our support system.

Facts About Our Family

Location:Florida
*The location where the adoption agency’s office is.
State:Florida
# of Pets:1
Pets:Charlie, a Standard Poodle
Neighborhood: Suburban
Children:No Children

More About Our Family

We are both native Floridians. When we met, we realized we had grown up 2 miles from each other and had common friends and experiences. We were even born in the same hospital and had the same pediatrician. Our first date was to an Orlando Magic Game and other local events such as concerts and college football games soon followed. We realized that we cared about each other deeply and fit into each other's lives perfectly. After 2 years of dating, we got married in 2016. Parker graduated from FSU and works as an IT manager at a university. He enjoys running, hiking, projects around the house, and being outdoors. His undergraduate degree is in music and he enjoys performing and producing music. He is close to his family and has a close circle of supportive friends. Meredith graduated from University of Florida (we are a house divided) and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and School Counselor. She has worked in an Elementary School for the past 13 years as a counselor and specializes in Play Therapy. She enjoys cooking, spending time with her dog, reading, and being outdoors at the beach or the park. Meredith also is close with her family and friends. Many of our family and friends have children that we are close to and see frequently. After we started dating and fell in love, we knew we wanted to start a family together. We found out, after trying for some time, that it was not possible for us. We started researching adoption and decided God led us to this process for a reason. We have not taken our decision to adopt lightly and came to it after much prayer and research. Adoption is a special opportunity for us to start the family that we have always longed for. Our family and friends have been praying for our adoption journey and have been supportive throughout the process. Our hearts are overflowing with love to share with a child and ready to welcome one into our family.

About Parker

Profession:education
Education:College

More About Parker

Parker is always fun and full of energy. He wakes up early and is always working on various activities and projects. He loves to produce music, play instruments and grow fruits and vegetables. He is very handy and even tiled our entire house. Parker's nieces and nephews adore him and love to spend time with them. Parker loves adventure and spent time in China and hiking the Appalachian Trail. He is a good communicator and is easy to talk to. He loves spending time with his family and friends. We love our adventures together whether is is traveling or just finding a new place to eat. He has so much love and energy to share with a child. He will cheer the loudest at any sporting activities or events.

About Meredith

Profession:therapist
Education:Masters

More About Meredith

I describe Meredith as sweet, funny, compassionate, affectionate, and empathetic. Meredith has fit into my life like a piece of a missing puzzle. We enjoy our adventures together like hiking, beach-going, and exploring new towns; whether it's a planned getaway, unplanned exploration, or sometimes even just running errands around town. Meredith loves the beach and animals of all kinds. I can always count on her for a good cute puppy video! Meredith has strengths that compliment my weaknesses like keeping an organized calendar. I return the favor by helping her through technology troubles!

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