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Andy

Neighbor

Gender Male
Status

Religion Catholicism

Education Bachelor’s Degree

Profession Production Scheduler

Zodiac Sign Capricorn

Political Affiliation Prefer not to say

Melissa

Caregiver

Gender Female
Status

Religion Catholicism

Education Bachelor’s Degree

Profession Quality Analyst

Zodiac Sign Aquarius

Political Affiliation Prefer not to say

Melissa and Andy enjoying the outdoors

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The Bellin Run with family

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What is the best word to describe our family?

Loving

Andy

The Turkey Trot with family

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Bond Falls with family

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Dogs or cats?

Dogs for sure.

Andy

Winter fun with family

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My favorite website is (...not your Facebook page :)):

IGN. I love video games and movies.

Andy

If I could choose one type of food to eat for the rest of my life, it would be:

Pizza!

Melissa

Our niece and Rosie having fun!

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Andy reading to his niece

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Rosie is ready trick or treating

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If you had to live on an RV or sailboat for the rest of your life, which would it be?

RV for sure. I like being on the water, but I could not live on a boat. I could see more of the world on an RV than a boat too.

Andy

I hope our birth mother is...

Willing to accept us as loving parents for their child.

Melissa

Do I have kids? How do they feel about a sibling?

No children

Andy

If I could change one thing about the World, it would be...

To stop all the hate in the world.

Melissa

If I could choose one type of food to eat for the rest of my life, it would be:

Pizza please!

Andy

In five years, our relationship with our birth mother will...

We would like the birth mother to be as involved in their child’s life as they feel comfortable with.

Andy

Dogs or cats?

I am more of a dog person. I love how each has as different personality.

Melissa

We are the best choice because…

We can offer a safe and secure home for your child. We have a great support system of family and friends that live only minutes away from our house.

Andy

My favorite place in the World is...

My library. One of my passions in life is reading. When I am in my library I feel at peace. It is also a wonderful place to pray.

Melissa

What scares you?

Not knowing about the future.

Melissa

Complete the sentence, “I can’t live without……”

My family and my books (I love to read)

Melissa

What is the best word to describe our family?

Accepting

Melissa

If I could have dinner with anyone—dead or alive—I would pick...

George Lucas. I am a huge Star Wars fan!

Andy

Favorite season and why?

My favorite season is fall. I love the crisp weather and changing colors.

Melissa

We are the best choice because…

We have a lot of love to give and would provide a loving and caring home for your child.

Melissa

My philosophy on parenting is...

To love and teach.

Melissa

My best friend would describe me as...

Funny

Andy

Favorite season and why?

Fall, followed close by Spring. I love planting in the the spring and watching things grow, but the fall is a great time to relax and enjoy the outdoors.

Andy

Complete the sentence, “I can’t live without……”

My wife, family and friends

Andy

My neighborhood is a good place to raise a family because…

We live in a safe neighborhood just outside the city. We have a nice fenced in backyard and pleasant neighbors. Many parks are near, as well as trails to ride bikes or take walks.

Andy

If I could have dinner with anyone—dead or alive—I would pick...

Debbie Macomber because she is my favorite author.

Melissa

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you look at the night sky?

It is amazing how many stars there are. So far away, but yet, they seem so close.

Andy

Do you consider yourself religious or spiritual?

I consider myself religious. My catholic faith is at the center of my life, and it shapes you I am as a person.

Melissa

Do you consider yourself religious or spiritual?

Religious. My faith is a big part of my life.

Andy

If you had to pick a famous person to play you in a movie, who would it be?

Chris Pratt, he is hilarious.

Andy

Three years from now, I hope our birth mom is…..

Living a happy and fulfilling life.

Melissa

I'm super competitive when it comes to...

Sports or video games. I try my best.

Andy

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