Just so we are clear…..all the things that could go wrong in an adoption process…DID.

Ok I might be a little dramatic and to be fair, we are not done yet and I hope that all these things happen on this side of the process and not when we are in country.  To recap, with an agency closing, losing money to said agency, not being on Peru’s system AT ALL … Continue reading Just so we are clear…..all the things that could go wrong in an adoption process…DID.

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Out of Bed Today!…Tomorrow.. Pants!!

Sorry! No updates this time, trust me I wish there were, but I just wanted to thank so many of you who have offered words of encouragement, prayers, good wishes, positive vibes and just all who share in my shock and disappointment.  I am a linguist by profession, of course in Romanic languages, but seeing … Continue reading Out of Bed Today!…Tomorrow.. Pants!!

What? How? I Can’t Even………

Peru has really outdone themselves this time.  Soooo, last I left you, we were waiting for  approval to adopt a sibling group of 2.  Remember? I was complaining because they were taking longer than the 10 days they are suppose to have (FYI we were going on 3.5 weeks).  Well I thought that was the … Continue reading What? How? I Can’t Even………

Oh Peru you never disappoint!

Why would I think that they will ever meet their own deadlines in approvals?  That's my fault, I know how we Peruvians are.  We have never been on time or early for anything.  That's just how we roll people!  If it wasn't that I married into the military where, apparently, it is frown upon to … Continue reading Oh Peru you never disappoint!

5 Kinds of People that Make Me Avoid the Adoption Topic

Generally I love talking about our adoption with people who are truly interested about our progress and our feelings about it.  Most people we encounter may ask a few strange questions but we always know they have the best intention of learning about what we are facing. I also don't expect people NOT going through … Continue reading 5 Kinds of People that Make Me Avoid the Adoption Topic