Foolish.

Just because you’ve adopted eight times previously, know what you’re doing, and think that the fates owe you in easy adoption, you’re a darn fool to think you’re going to get it. I realized that this week. So, I’m sucking it up, sending about 18 emails and Facebook PMs per day and trying to get […]

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Poppy as a Pretty Princess.

  Poppy isn’t feeling so hot lately, but her foster home encourages her to get up and play every once in awhile.  I love that.  They obviously love dressing her up as well.  We have a good picture of her playing in the ball pit, but then after that, they all kind of look like […]

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A Poppy Surgery Update.

Without going into too many details that aren’t mine to share, Poppy will be rolling into the Operating Room in Beijing within the next 24 hours to have her eye removed.  She has been in terrible pain over the last couple of days, and her foster home has said now is the time.  We aren’t […]

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Poppy Problems.

I have checked the mail about 56 times today.  We were fingerprinted on Friday.  I’m waiting for the approval of those fingerprints to come via the US Postal Service.  This is the seventh time we have been fingerprinted by Homeland Security.  It’s getting old, but the excitement associated with it isn’t.  While this is stressful, […]

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Our Pretty Poppy.

Thank you so much to everyone who commented, emailed and private messaged words of support.  I got NO hate mail, so either people are becoming more understanding or they’ve given up on trying to tell me what’s best for MY family because they know I won’t listen.  I’m cool with whichever is happening, because mostly, […]

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