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!!
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………
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!
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
NOTHING......that's right, I have learned NOTHING!! I don't know what to tell you people, 5 years in and I don't know what the hell I'm doing. So I guess, that is what I have learned......that I know nothing. I have learned that the process is so individualized that you can only document the official paperwork … Continue reading Things I’ve Learned Through Adoption