Great Expectations.

Before we brought Bubbles home, I had great expectations. I expected her to love it here, to be SO glad to leave Ghana behind. Yeah, she would miss her friends. But overall, I expected her to be SO happy to live in her new world of cool air, lots of food and one on one […]

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I love you, Sister.

Yesterday we all got our first spontaneous round of “I love you”s. First, it went to FPD and I, then to GigantoBaby, then to ResponsiBoy and Middle-Middle, and then, finally, the Diva got some love and gave some in return. Her hard shell is cracking and she’s warming up to this sister thing. And, Bubbles, […]

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A Jumble of Emotions.

Bringing home Bubbles has been the highest of highs, and at times, the lowest of lows. She’s a love, and is adjusting as well as any two- year- old can. She alternates between loving us and seemingly knowing the rules, to wanting to test the boundaries. We’ve been at this for three days, the progress […]

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In just 48 hours…

In just 48 hours, Bubbles has learned quite a few things… –There is always food. If you don’t like the food you are served, you don’t need to sit there staring at it until you find the ability to choke it down while gagging. Mama will make you chicken and rice because you were brave […]

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