Birthdays Here, and Birthdays There.

Today is a special day.  Our first home study visit is done.  I’m currently working on a post about exactly what that’s like, having a social worker interview all 11 of your kids about the prospect of having a 12th, but today we have a birthday in the house, and, one abroad. It is Jaxen’s […]

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Print Me.

Adoption wise, the rest of the week’s focus was spent on fingerprinting. PRINT US! At this point, I’m cool with it.  We have been fingerprinted so many times now.  You want my prints, you get ’em.  To adopt, we know we have to be printed by everyone and their mother.  That process began this week […]

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The First Five Weeks, In Bullets.

Yesterday, we announced we were adopting again.  Five weeks ago, the official decision was made.  It was many weeks before that when Isabel’s little face first came into our view though.  We have quite the process, as a family, that goes into deciding about adoption.  There are 13 voices at our table.  13 equal voices […]

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