Monthly Archives: August 2011

New picture of Meng

Steven joined a yahoo group that is comprised of families who have adopted from the same Social Welfare Institute that Meng is in.  When scrolling through pictures of a family’s recent visit, we found a picture of Meng!  The family … Continue reading

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Care Packages to China

When we received news last Thursday that we were getting our official referrals Fedexed to us and that we would have them in our hands Friday, I immediately got online and paid for the care packages I had picked out … Continue reading

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We have an announcement to make…

In May, we saw a little girl, 3 years old, on the list and we asked our agency about her.  Our agency called us back and told us that another family had pulled her file.  We were disappointed, but we … Continue reading

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Signing our LSC — A historic moment!

YAY! Steven and Andrea

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LSC!

We got our LSC….We got our LSC….yay, yippee!!  Woo hoo!!  Trying not to do cartwheels in the hall!  All of the investigating agencies, filling out paperwork, going through the home study, getting our dossier prepared by having everything notarized, authenticated … Continue reading

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We have LSC!!!!!!!!!!

Yipee!!!!!!!!!!!  Woo hoo!!!!!!!!!!!  YAHOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Our adoption agency just called, they have received our official referral and approval from China!!!  37 Days from LID!  Wow!  That has got to be a record! So, tomorrow, I will be stalking the Fedex man … Continue reading

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What we did this summer…

we played fruit basket turnover….the Home Edition!  Lol…  I started working on Vivian’s room in June.  Click here to see that.  Oh, and here too.  Today I worked on cleaning Alex’s floors, polishing them up a bit and moving his furniture … Continue reading

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