This week, Shauna talks with speaker, author and mother of three adopted children, Heather Avis, who tells her powerful story of infertility, adoption, parenting children with Down syndrome and more. Heather is the author of the new book The Lucky Few: Finding God’s Best in the Most Unlikely Places and runs the popular Instagram account @macymakesmyday, which follows her family’s journey.

Book Recommendations

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle – Barbara Kingsolver
Harold and the Purple Crayon – Crockett Johnson
The Giver – Lois Lowry
Far From the Tree – Andrew Solomon
The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver
Bread & Wine – Shauna Niequist 

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