In the adoption world, an agency will often be kind enough to tell you the “average” wait for the given steps of your process. As a parent, you will ultimately obsesses over those timelines and wonder what could possibly be going wrong when your wait extends over that average. I’m self-aware enough to know this […]
For those of you that don’t know us, or aren’t familiar with our situation, the FullPlateFamily is in the process of adopting a little girl from China with a “broken heart” (that’s how the Diva describes it). If she were Ghanaian, she would call it “ba-loken” (like ShyGuy does. I don’t correct him, because I […]
An adoption update: The next step in our adoption journey is waiting for the day when our dossier (that massive amount of paperwork I completed) is “logged in” by the government of China. This date will give us a starting point for the next big wait. We hope this part goes quickly. I have no […]
This was taken at the post office earlier today. Do you see all that paperwork? It’s DONE.AND.GONE. –FullPlateMom,who is ready to celebrate!
Our dossier was certified in just three.short.hours!!! I love it! Sending it for authentication tomorrow. –FullPlateMom, who is on fire today!!!