Archive for August, 2008

More Photos


I love this one becaue it shows this really cute face that Nathanael makes . . .

Hmmm, a remote . . .

Look, I can use a remote!  Umm, that’s not good . . .

Happy Birthday Baby Boy

Nathanael’s first birthday was on Friday – we feel so fortunate to have been able to celebrate it. Of course, he didn’t quite understand it all, but he seemed to soak up all the attention.  

Little E

This is an outfit we sent him!


Application to agency: 2/7/07 Dossier to agency: 7/30/07
i171h: 9/6/07
Referral: 9/13/07
POA to Guatemala: 9/28/07
DNA auth: 11/29/07
Enter family court: 12/18/07
DNA test: 1/16/08
Birth mother interview: 1/16/08
DNA test results to embassy: 1/23/08
Registered with the CNA: 2/11 (grandfathered in)
Exit family court: 2/11/08
Pre-approval: 3/6/08
Enter PGN: 3/12/08
Exit PGN: 4/16/08
Adoption decree signed: 4/17/08
New birth certificate: 4/22/08
New passport: 4/25/08
Orange: 5/5/08
2nd DNA Test: 5/8/08
Pink: TBD
Embassy appt: