Monthly Archives: April 2009

Koen’s Party

We had a fun little party for Koen’s 3rd birthday tonight.  This is the cheapest and probably the easiest birthday he’ll have, and I’m so glad for that.  The local children’s museum had a free night tonight, so 4 of … Continue reading

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Got LID!

I know it really isn’t that significant in the waiting child program, but I was glad to hear we finally got our Log In Date.  Our dossier (paperwork) was logged-in in China on 2-26-09.  Our LOI (letter of intent to … Continue reading

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The Red Thread

I received the Magnolia Doll I ordered in the mail this afternoon.  It’s such a great little Asian doll –  the cutest and most affordable I’ve found.  And, she is made by an adoptive family.  She has a red thread … Continue reading

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Update on Vietnam

I received an email from the Joint Council on International Children’s Services (JCICS) this afternoon.  It included an update on the Vietnam adoption situation.  Vietnam recently sent a delegation to the US to “provide a forum for discussion on the … Continue reading

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Protected: Living Through the Wait

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Protected: Something Special for Ai Li

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