A couple with four children in San Antonio, Texas, recently added six biological siblings to their family.
After taking classes with the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, Jamie Hejduk and his wife, Heather, began fostering twin boys who were just two months old, according to KSAT.
“Then, we found out there were four other siblings,” Jamie recalled, his wife adding, “We fell in love with the kids.”
During a virtual ceremony with Judge Charles Montemayor on Thursday, the couple officially adopted all six children.
“You may not have given birth to them, but you’ve given them their life and we can’t thank you enough. God bless you,” he said.
Prior to the adoption, Heather thought their caseworker was kidding when she asked if they wanted to take all of the children.
“We decided, yes, we did. We couldn’t split up all their siblings,” the young mom commented, adding that their