Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Dorisa Quan-Yu

Referral- August 28, 2006 (5 months old in pic)
Gotcha- October 30, 2006 (10.5 months old)
Update- October 30, 2007 (22.5 months old)

Monday, October 29, 2007

Camille Mary Lan

Feng Lan Er
Born January 31, 2006
Fengcheng, Jiangxi
Fengcheng SWI

Referral November 2, 2006


Meeting day December 18, 2006



October 2007- 21 months old

Friday, October 26, 2007

Jinji Hiroko FuJia Davee

From the referral photo, received 10/13/06


to 10/13/07

Sarah Kaylene NiNa

First look at Sarah; September 26, 2006
Zhijiang SWI, Hunan

After we got back from the Civil Affairs office; Gotcha Day November 20, 2006


Look at me now! 19 months October 3, 2007

Ava YuXia Marie Sillars


Referral picture sent Aug. 25.2006.


Taken on Oct. 31.2006, one day after "gotcha", at Gloria Hotel in Nanchang, Jiangxi. Age: 10 mo.


Taken Oct. 17.2007 at 22 months

Lilian Rui Zhen Brayson

Referral photos taken June 2006




Gothcha Day, sleeping in hotel, September 2006




Lily and Mommy, October 2007

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Esther Lian Nicole

Esther's referral picture taken at 4 months







Esther at 8 months, Gotcha Day, October 24, 2006






Esther at 20 months, October 2007

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Katharine "Katie" Grace Guoguo

Katie's referral photo: June, 2006 (about 6 mos. old)




Katie on Adoption day: November 8, 2006 (almost 11 mos. old)




22 months old: October, 2007




dob: 12/14/05
Yangdong SWI, Guangdong Province
"Gotcha day" November 7, 2006






We are so amazingly blessed by the presence of this little girl in our family!

Katelyn Ru Feng Anderson

Katelyn, Referral Day, September 25, 2006
Born: November 5, 2005


Katelyn, 15 months old (February 07)


Katelyn 22 months old (September 07)

Friday, October 19, 2007

Ally Marie Fu E Williams

Ally's referral picture, recieved on Aug 25, 2006. I think she was 6 months here.

This is Ally the first night at the hotel on Oct 25, 2006. She was 11 months in this photo. This is Ally now, cheering on the Panthers in Sept 2007. She is 22 months here.

What a difference a year makes and what an amazing year.


Ally Marie Fu E Williams (Yang Fu E)
Yunyang Orphanage, Chongqing China
LID - 7/20/05
DOB - 11/24/05
Family Day - 10/25/06
Proud parents - Brig and Christine

Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Paige Nicole

Referral Picture 4 mo(?)
Xiu Shui, Jiangxi - foster care
Referral date - September 23, 2006
Birthdate 2-28-06

Gotcha Day - November 13, 2006 Nanchang 8 1/2 months old


18 month picture - September 2007

One year since referral!

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Josslin YuJie

Date of Referral: August 2006
Fengcheng SWI, Jiangxi Province

Adoption Day: October 2006
Almost 11 months old

At home: September 2007
21.5 months old

Friday, October 12, 2007

Sofia Mahri You



Referral Date: August 26 2006
Gotcha Date: Oct 29 2006
Location: Fujian China
DOB: Feb 10, 2006
Photo taken at 18 mos.