The Calm before the storm

The Calm before the storm

Sorry for the lack of updates the last several months. Adoption is a lot of hurry up and wait. You fill out a bunch of forms and send them in and wait. This happened with our home study. Once we got the home study back we had to send it, along with several other...
Discouragement

Discouragement

I don’t know about you, but there are times when I wonder if it’s all worth it? I have been struggling this week with discouragement. I have to get a background clearance from Taiwan, because I lived there for a year 15 years ago. I can’t send the...

All piled up

When we started the adoption process, our friends warned us that there was a lot of paperwork. We thought we understood what that meant. WE DIDN’T! Not only is there a lot of paper work, it all needs to be notarized. This means all the paperwork has to be signed...

Home Study

We have our first home study interview scheduled for November 1. We have our passport applications filled out and mailed in. We have 1 ream of paper worth of paperwork printed out and sent in. We have another ream of paperwork printed out and being worked on. We are...

T-Shirts

Home sick with strep throat today, so I thought I’d share an update. First of all thank you again to all our friends who have shown us so much kindness and generosity thus far. We have been blessed. All our initial home study documents have been submitted and...