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Paperwork

Lots of paperwork, but I know this is the easy part of the adoption – the part where we have some control.  I just sent off my 23 page autobiographical questionnaire and feel I should make note of the accomplishment.  … Continue reading

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Christmas 2011

This Christmas was a good one for our family.  While there were moments of stress for Mama, it all came together and we especially enjoyed our Advent book tradition, that helps us focus on Jesus.  Finances have been tight, but … Continue reading

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Our Christmas 2010

We had a really nice Christmas this year.  As usual, we spent Christmas Eve with my family at Grammi’s house (where I grew up).  We had a yummy dinner, went to the packed Christmas Eve service at our church (they … Continue reading

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Behind

I’m a little behind in preparing for Christmas this year.  I was hit hard with some kind of flu/cold like thing.  It’s been 11 days and I’m finally starting to feel better.  It started as a fever and severe exhaustion … Continue reading

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Finally Festive

After spending almost a week in Oregon for Thanksgiving, we came home to business and realized that most everyone but us had decorated their homes for Christmas.  Many already had gifts under their tree.  Needless to say, I felt very … Continue reading

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Christmas Pictures

Conference is going well so far.  The kids are both enjoying themselves.  This morning I got to share our adoption story with the other staff moms and they prayed for Liliana and us as we bond.  It is wonderful to … Continue reading

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Protected: More Christmas

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Protected: Exhausted, but Thankful

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Getting Ready for Christmas

I am so glad things are finally slowing down for us.  Keith has had a very full schedule since Thanksgiving, leaving me with too many long days home alone with the kids.  He’s off until the 28th now and we’ve … Continue reading

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