The Little Things

It is looking highly likely that Dolly will be discharged from the hospital tomorrow.  Yes, we are going HOME!!! And, it’s likely we’ll be going home without supplementary Oxygen.  I’m pretty sure no one thought that was going to be possible given the condition of Dolly’s lungs.  I know that is sounds to be small […]

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No Place Like Home.

Dolly and I rolled in tonight at about 9pm.  She did amazingly well on the flight.  I have to give a shout out to the United Airlines flight crew on the Beijing to Chicago run yesterday.  They were amazing!  They gave us a bassinet to lay our Dolly in and she slept for almost SIX […]

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Can’t Stand It!!!

I was united with our Dolly girl less then two weeks ago. In some ways it seems like she has been mine forever. She is so delayed though.  It hurts my heart to see how behind she is.  At 21 months old, she doesn’t walk, she doesn’t even crawl.  The difference between now and two […]

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Got it!

Signed, sealed and in her passport!  We’re coming home, baby!!!  One more sleep for my kids in the U.S. and we’ll all be together again.  In just 12 short hours, my dad, Dolly and I will be wheels up! –FullPlateMom,who can’t wait to kiss seven more little faces.

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Consulate Day.

I barely slept last night.  I probably won’t sleep much tonight either, not until I have what I need in my hand.  Dolly’s passport is at the Consulate right now.  They have told me that they will print her visa tomorrow and stick it in there.  This visa is her golden ticket to the United […]

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