We've been matched!

We've been matched! We are so excited that we know who Lydia is and that we will be able to get her soon! 

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Lydia's Room

During Christmas break we decided to paint and put together Lydia's room. Not going to lie I definitely had third child syndrome when it came to putting this room together (Do I REALLY need to paint her room...I mean we have a crib, that's enough right)?

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The Car is Sold!

The car is sold!! Thank you guys for getting the word out on social media and getting us in touch with different people for us. 

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While we wait

So it has been a while since I posted on the blog. I guess I kind of went into summer mode :) , but I wanted to let everyone know where we are in the process. At the end of May our dossier (the big packet of papers we've been working on for forever) was sent and received in China! 

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Love for Lydia Fundraiser!

Life has been crazy this past month, so I am just now getting to writing about our Love for Lydia fundraiser in Austin! Through this entire process, I have been blown away by how giving and supportive people (even people we don't know!) have been and this event was no different.

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I-800A Approved!

One more step in the long process is complete! We just got our I-800A approval letter from USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Service).

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Home Study

The home study. It has been something that has taken a lot of our time and energy these past few months.

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Why China?

I’ve had several people ask me when I tell them we are adopting, “Why China?”

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Why Adoption?

We have been talking about adopting off and on since we were first married, but we were not ready to make a decision by the time we were ready to have kids. 

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