This is our life.. Our purpose.. Our adoption journey.. Open. Honest. Unfiltered. Inside out.... Perfect.
10.12.10 Dossier en route to Ethiopia!!
10.2.10 Dossier en route to Washington DC for national authentication!
9.22.10 Dossier Complete! Being mailed to Bethany Office in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
7.1.10 Waiting for One random document from Texas before we can submit our I-600A form.. simultaneously compiling our dossier stuff..
6.11.10 Home Visit and HomeStudy Approval!!!
5.10.10 "Expectations Consultation" scheduled with agency.
5.3.10 Appointment with Bethany rescheduled due to flooding in downtown Nashville, after record rainfall from crazy weekend storms.
5.2.10 NCFA online training completed!
4.10.10 Sent in last document to Bethany, completing our paperwork! This week, doing the NCFA online training.. next step, home study!
02.12.10 Formal Application Submitted to Bethany! woohoo!! It all seems to be coming together now.. We must be headed in the right direction!
02.04.10 Our 2nd meeting @ Bethany... Formal Application and Homestudy Prep w/ Lisa :)
01.25.10 Official Information Meeting scheduled with Bethany!!!!!!!!! Finally met Chris.. we've been emailing since September!
12.2010 Shortly after Stu's new job begins.... What's that, God?? Did you say Ethiopia?? ;) Wow..
annnnnd the journey continues.. lol
9.9.09 Sent in Application to HSC.. Its official!
7.25.09 Adoption Fundraiser Yard Sale.. Raised $1375!!
6.5.09 Bought our 1st house!! A sweet, little home for our family :)
5.6.09 Offer was accepted for our 1st house! Closing date set for June 5th. Will begin replenishing savings ASAP to apply with adoption agency later this year (Nov/Dec).
3.26.09 Finishing our paperwork & autobiographies. Also saving $$.. Hope to send application on May 1st!