Category Archives: DH

Coming to a close

It’s sort of impossible to believe, but summer is coming to a close.  I don’t know how these three monthsView full post »

That moment.

That moment when you see your new family portraits and they take your breath away because they glimpse into everythingView full post »


We spent Saturday afternoon at the race track so my husband could use the anniversary gift I got for him a little whileView full post »

A trip of a lifetime: Bringing Siblings

You may remember that my husband and I traveled with our three children (ages 9, 7, and 4) to bring our newest son homeView full post »


If you don’t have a selfie stick, I’m going to make the argument that you should spend the $5 to giftView full post »

Gone fishin’

Two of my boys went off for a fishing weekend near the Catoctin Mountains with the Brotherhood of the Jungle Cock. View full post »

Day trip in iPhone

On Saturday, we took a day trip to the beautiful place I used to camp as a kid in the Appalachian Mountains.  I reallyView full post »

Daddy-Daughter Dance 2015

I can’t believe this happened a month ago, when there was snow everywhere, and I’m just now getting aroundView full post »

All set!

He is all set with his new hearing aids!  So far he’s doing well, leaving them alone and keeping them in.View full post »

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!  So much to be thankful for this year.  Just overwhelmed with His goodness.View full post »

Baba bonding

He’s been a little slower to warm up, but he’s quickly realizing that his daddy is pretty cool.  These twoView full post »

Bonding over noodles

He’s quickly realizing how awesome and funny his daddy is.  And I love to watch their relationship blossom.View full post »


After our parents picked us up at the airport, the drove us home – about a 3 hour drive.  We arrived home to aView full post »

Home feels awesome

I don’t have the brain power to write much more, but we are home and Dumpling is now a U.S. citizen.  Praise theView full post »

Consulate Appointment

Check!  We are officially waiting on a U.S. visa to bring our precious boy HOME!  We are all ready to sleep in our ownView full post »