Chelsea is a Wendy’s Wonderful Kids® supervisor with The Adoption Exchange in Colorado. This column was originally published in the Boulder Daily Camera. With the coronavirus bringing so much instability and chaos into the world, we are all seeking the comfort, stability and support of our families.
Chris and Joanna McIntyre, of Colorado, adopted Ariana, 16, through the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids® program. This is their story. When Ariana was five years old, she had to be removed from her birth mother’s house after enduring years of abuse. “I had nightmares eve