The Truth… The Mirror

The last time I wrote on this blog was over 6 months ago in July 2015, right before we moved to Austin. And before that I wrote in May about the rough time that we were having with our new family dynamic. I haven’t so much as looked back on this blog since. Not even […]

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Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the day that has been more than a year in the making. We arrived in Beijing late on Thursday. Friday we went to Tian’anmen Square and the Forbidden City. Saturday we climbed the Great Wall of China at Juyong Pass and went to an amazing acrobat show.   In 12 hours we will […]

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Exactly One Year Ago

One year ago today we got a call that would change our lives. The call that told us there was a little boy across the world that might be our son. One year ago today, after the call, Billy and I prayerfully opened the email that contained the first picture we ever saw of Ezra. […]

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We Have Travel Approval!

This is going to be short because I am still in shock and words are failing me right now. We got Travel Approval (TA), which means very soon we will know the date we are leaving.  We have requested March 11th as our departure date but there is a small chance it could be pushed […]

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A New Chapter… (We Got LOA!)

Happy New Year!  It’s 2015!  The year we will get to bring our son home.  And we are so close!  Looky what we got here… This is our Letter Seeking Confirmation (otherwise known as LOA or Letter of Approval)… it means… China has officially approved us to adopt Ezra! We waited 68 days on this […]

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