This is what I saw when I sat down at the desk on Saturday..... 1. I did not know she knew how to spell dog, let alone know how to use upper and lower case letters correctly.2. Her Daddy is a veterinarian......just makes it so funny that "Dog" is her first word, secretly written on the Read More >>
Archives for January 2012
100 Day Celebration!
The Jr Kindergarten classes at Madeline's school celebrated their 100th day on Friday. What an event!!!! She had a great time as did all her friends..... I got to take this sweet group around for all the different activities Getting ready to blow the candles out on their 100 day celebration Read More >>
Rest For the Weary…..
Today was a great day. Madeline was so enjoyable to be around all.day.long. Jeremiah 31:25 "I will refresh the weary and satisfy the faint." .......that He did! Read More >>
What a weekend, we survived had a wonderful time, won't mention the fits that were had....nuff said! Madeline had her special day at school on Friday: birthday note on her cubby John David watching her do her journal work Madeline's reaction to Gardner and Kendyl surprising her by coming to Read More >>
Madeline’s Birthday Weekend!
This says it all:) with a little spiciness added for good measure!Madeline's birthday is tomorrow.....we had her special day at school on Friday morningher party with a few friends todayand dinner with the fam tomorrowmore to come...... Read More >>
I hesitate to post this, yet I want Madeline to know the depth of our love for her when she reads this as she grows older. Two years ago we met with an adoption specialist regarding Madeline's rages. She was a wealth of information and helped us greatly, specifically helping me "get into" Read More >>
Family Visit…..Power Rangers and Princesses
Hank's family came to visit this weekend, they have lived in Colorado for the past 4 years and just moved back to Tennessee. We have not seen Sarah and Larry and the kids since our fateful trip to Wyoming last summer when Madeline broke her arm and we stayed in the hospital instead of with family:(, Read More >>
Two more steps to go, no three......next we will wait for the Article 5 pick up from the US Embassy in Guangzhou, then TA (travel approval) to be issued by CCCWA and lastly our consulate appointment which will take place the last week we are in China:)It's finally happening!!! Read More >>
I am so spoiled to get new pics of our girl every month....I am so thankful for them since this wait has been long and hard. I am loving her very girly glammed up coat and hope she is wearing it when she is brought to us. I also love that her foster mother is starting to try to put her hair up:) Read More >>
I 800 Approval!
Yes the process is finally moving a little faster towards Janie:) I thought the USCIS office was closed today so I did not check my email until tonight and my officer had emailed me at 3:30 to let me know we are approved......yay yay yay. This now means our approval will be sent to the National Visa Read More >>