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Day 1 Ethiopia

Day 1 Ethiopia.    Friday, December 2.  Filled with anticipation, excitement, a bit o vomit, and some diarrhea. Got our bags packed, checked and rechecked.  Everything ready. Still, no firm confirmation for our appt with Embassy.  I had a list of things for Big Daddy to do.  He didn’t do most of what was on my list, but …

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Blogging from Ethiopia

Blogging from Ethiopia.  We made it!  A long, smelly flight….fumes…..traffic jams……then…..perfection.  We pulled into the transition home, there was no one in sight.  I looked up and here comes my boy.  Dressed in his finest, holding the hand of a beloved nanny and in the other hand a bouquet of flowers.   My heart. The only …

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Preparing for Rain

Here I am, Preparing for Rain.  Although it is clear that we aren’t traveling on Friday.  I am confident that we will be traveling in a week 🙂 In an effort to keep my sanity, I’m nesting.  I’ve cleaned the whole house, twice and I’m sure to clean it lots more before we actually leave because…well…I …

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What a WHIRLWIND

What a WHIRLWIND   What a WHIRLWIND!  HE IS COMING HOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Praise be to God.  We are so thankful that He has opened our eyes, our hearts and our minds to adopt. Call From Immigration  Yesterday, I got a call at 9:15 am and it was immigration.  They said that they received our addendum, they …

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Again Nothing

Again Nothing.  Sadness, on a really gorgeous day.  Another day with no word from immigration on our newest paperwork submission.  I’ve been praying, daily, that it will happen, today and still nothing.  Discouraged…well, that’s one word.  There are several other words that I have but none need to be aired out on the internet. Day After …

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Clothing Error #574

Here is my Clothing Error #574.  Please, learn from my mistakes. Cute bohemian, floor length knit skirt with elastic waist. PLUS Walkie that you must wear when at work…clipped to said elastic waist of the cute skirt. EQUALS Cute bohemian skirt hitting the floor while walking through the store. LESSON LEARNED Where cute skirt, but wear …

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One Year Ago

One Year Ago.  This precious morsel of love was adopted into our family.  He is still there…we are still here….apart by an ocean.  Our love doesn’t stop, our fighting hasn’t stopped and we are praying that God, will soon, bring our family together.  My heart aches for him, yet I’m so thankful for the sweet …

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WE HAVE IT WE HAVE IT WE HAVE IT

WE HAVE IT WE HAVE IT WE HAVE IT!  The GREATEST Woudneh in the WHOLE world sent a worker bee (whomever you are, thank you) to the region where my son lived and has his dad’s death certificate!   It is now being translated into English and then will be scanned to our agency.  Once …

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