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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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Today might be THE day!

Well, more kiddos are being added to the waiting child list in China right now.  It is approximately 8:27 a.m. there.  Our adoption agency prepared us that we may get a call tonight regarding a possible match. Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am … Continue reading

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Last Dossier Docs to China!

Can I do a happy dance?  I Fedexed the last stack of documents to MyChinaDocs which is a courier service in Houston that walks your documents through and obtains the authentication seal from the Chinese Consulate.  I received a call from … Continue reading

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Repost: Adoption Conversation Recipe: One Part Understanding, Two Parts Love

So sweet!  Here is a piece of this article.  For more, please click on the link below. Cooking is one of our favorite activities at my house; my wife, Leslie, and I have a passion for food and creativity that … Continue reading

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Who Need Diapers and Bottles? REPOST FROM ICAN

I received this in an email from Children of All Nations.  Even though the child we are adopting is not nearly as old as the children featured, we are still adopting a toddler/preschooler and this article spoke to me.  I … Continue reading

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A lady with a big heart!

Our friend Melissa had a housewarming party today.  I did not know it, but she told persons who wanted to buy her a gift, to donate to our adoption instead.  When I found out what she did, I was moved … Continue reading

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Plodding along…

Well, it just seems like time is standing still.  I received Steven’s birth certificates in the mail and added them to my file of things I need to gather for our Dossier.  We are still doing what little fundraising we … Continue reading

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