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SIX Months

Six months since Chris and I got the kids from the orphanage…. Six short, long, happy, hard, crazy, months. I don’t do well writing regularly, as you may have noticed…or forgotten since you don’t expect much of this crazy lady, … Continue reading

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3 1/2 Months

My last entry was written when the kids had been home with us just 3 1/2 weeks. We were high over the Atlantic Ocean on our way to Florida for the summer (mostly) without Chris. Fast forward to now and … Continue reading

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3 1/2 weeks

It has been 3 1/2 weeks since the night we arrived home with the kids forever! I didn’t intend to go so long without writing. In fact, I hoped to stay current for those of you following our story. However, … Continue reading

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Summer

As I indicated a post or two ago we also hoped to travel for the summer. Our plans came crashing down when we found out that Chris could not take the leave we had been hoping for, not even just … Continue reading

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The End & The Beginning

This is the end of one chapter, but also the beginning of one new. It is called Adjustment and Finding Our New Normal. I don’t know how long it will last, but it really won’t be our new normal. The … Continue reading

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Day After THE Day

That isn’t the greatest title, I know, but picking up where I left off…. (As you may recall, THE Day was when we got all three kids into our care and out of the orphanage forever!) I set my alarm … Continue reading

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The Rest of “THE Day”

I left off last time right before we got the kids on THE Day in anticipation on our drive. Moving on: (Give me grace on changing tenses, over using the commas, other punctuation, and cringe worthy errors. I am going … Continue reading

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