Monthly Archives: June 2011

Days 6 and 7 – One Week Home

Well…we’ve promised to be honest so here goes. Monday was a near meltdown for both girls.  Nothing we were not prepared for from every book, blog and parent who has had time to share their story of adoption of older … Continue reading

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At Home ~ Days 4 and 5

What a first weekend at home!  Saturday was the deadline for everyone to have clothes and shoes for church.  We had secured the boys clothes and shoes, the girls had clothes but we lacked both girls’ trips to the shoe … Continue reading

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At Home – Days 2 and 3

We are settling in at home.  It did my heart good last night to see all 4 of them in the floor quietly focused on K’nex projects.  That felt like being at home in our home.  Not just home…but at … Continue reading

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Laying the Groundwork

In one of the first posts I said that this would serve as our record of how God is working and become our altar of remembrances so we never forget what He does in our lives.  This may be one … Continue reading

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At Home ~ Day One

Day One is history…and everyone went to bed happy!  Success!! As we prayed for how to kick this new family off we heard clearly to do what we’d have done 102 days ago…so we did.  The yard was a mess … Continue reading

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Home…Where They Belong

We are home…and all four are asleep in their beds (well, on mattresses made up on the floor, their rooms were in the depths of remodeling when the SDA appointment notice came) and all is well with the world tonight.  … Continue reading

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Home on the 101st Day!!

Homeward bound!!  We’ve seen loads and learned alot in DC.  It was definitely worth the time and was a great bridge between Kiev and home.  The kids surely will be motivated to learn English with our new Rosetta Stone software … Continue reading

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