Suzanne & Darrin

We are Suzanne & Darrin, a happily married couple who have been together for 7 years. We have always dreamed of becoming parents and are now ready to embark on this incredible journey of adoption. We have built a strong foundation of love, trust, and respect in our relationship, which will serve as the cornerstone of our family. We are a loving and compassionate couple excited to welcome a child into our lives through adoption. We believe that every child deserves a safe and nurturing home, filled with love, support, and endless opportunities to grow. We are committed to providing a stable and happy environment where a child can thrive and reach their full potential. Family is at the center of our lives, and we cannot wait to expand our family through adoption. We have a close-knit network of supportive family members and friends who are also eagerly awaiting the arrival of a child. Our families will provide a strong support system for our child as they grow and they already have six young cousins waiting for another one to join the pack!  We believe in providing a nurturing and loving environment that encourages a child’s individuality and fosters their emotional, intellectual, and physical development. We will encourage their curiosity, creativity, and independence while instilling important values such as kindness, respect, and empathy. We are committed to being involved, attentive, and supportive parents who will always be there for our child, just as our parents were for us. 

About Suzanne

Job Description
Financial Executive

Enjoys the beach, reading, spending time with Darrin & the dog in our backyard oasis.  Socializes and enjoys walking around our young neighborhood.  Loves to cook, bake and craft. 

Fun Fact
Suzanne is a huge NFL fan.  She grew up going to NFL games with her Dad since she was about 5 years old.  It has been a tradition that her and her sisters shared with their late father.  Once her father passed away, Suzanne decided to keep the season tickets and you will find her at the stadium in the fall with her sisters continuing on the tradition her father started.

About Darrin

Job Description
Small Business Owner

Enjoys spending time with his wife & dog.  Likes to Bike Ride along the shoreline close to home and mentors/coaches kids in local youth basketball program as time allows.

Fun Fact
Darrin has a huge baseball card collection that has been a passion of his since he was a young boy.  He still collects today and enjoys spending time going through all of his baseball cards.   

About Honey

Job Description
Family dog!

Loves to spend time with her owners who rescued her from an unfavorable life down South.  She is the sweetest, happiest dog around and is eagerly awaiting another family member to join the household. 

Our Life

Our life is filled with love, care, and support from each other and our family and friends.  We plan to provide the same to our child and the opportunity to thrive in a supportive and nurturing environment.  Our child will be provided with: 

  • Stable and Loving Home  
  • Emotional Bonding  
  • Education and Opportunities – our child’s education will be prioritized and we will provide many opportunities for their intellectual and personal growth.  We will offer encouragement to the child to explore their interests, talents, and maximum growth potential. 
  • Health and Well-being – we will ensure to provide for the child’s physical and emotional well-being. They will have access to private healthcare, nutritious meals, and a safe living environment. We are supportive for any mental health needs the child may require.  
  • Identity and Cultural Connection- we recognize and respect the child’s cultural and ethnic background. We plan to engage in activities that help the child understand and appreciate their heritage 
  • Support and Resources 
  • Open Communication – we encourage open and honest communication, we will create a safe space for the child to express their thoughts, feelings, and questions about adoption. 

Our Family

Suzanne – raised in an Italian/American family by my parents and I have three sisters.  I am the oldest of the four girls.  Lindsay & Kimberly are both happily married with children.  Lindsay has three boys and a little girl joining the family in May.  Kimberly has two girls.  All of the cousins range from 9 yrs – 9 mths.  Jamie is Suzanne’s youngest sister, she is not married yet but has a career and is still enjoying her single life.  Our child would be lucky #7 to enjoy my beautiful, young, vibrant and growing family.  My sisters and I grew up with a large extended family.  My mother, Phyllis also has three sisters and one brother.  All together there are 13 cousins which I see all the time and we celebrate every special occasion together and holidays. 

Darrin comes from a smaller family, it is just his parents and he has one older brother.  His brother has two sons who are also older in their 20’s.   When Darrin and I met he truly embraced the big family traditions and we plan to carry that forward with our child.  Our family is a true blessing, one of our favorite family traditions is that we celebrate a traditional Italian Christmas (Feast of the Seven Fishes) and I am anxious to share that with my child. 

Final Thoughts

Thank you for taking the time to read our adoption profile. We are excited to be gifted an opportunity of becoming parents through adoption and are ready to provide a loving and secure home for a child. We understand that this decision is not easy, and we are grateful for your consideration. If you would like to learn more about us or have any questions, we would be honored to connect with you.  

-Suzanne & Darrin

To learn more about this Waiting Family or the adoption planning process, call us at 800-321-5683 or email us at [email protected].