Archive for September, 2012

First sentence and a plea

N handed me his writing from today. In addition to the standard:


There was also a play date plea (Luke come with me Mom)


5 5 5 5 5

Being 5 is great!



5 year old treasures

Recently, Nathanael has been enjoying toys in a truly imaginative play way. He also has treasures that he tends to bring place to place. Today, I caught 5 year of boy treasures all loaded up in the back of his gator so there were accessible at all times.


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: