June 9th, 2012–Saturday and the corner

Originally posted June 9, 2012 I remember reading other travel-adopt blogs and somewhere around now the mamas say “She’s like a different kid!”  Well, I wouldn’t go that far, but I would definitely say we turned a little corner today.  This morning and at naptime, Asher woke up without crying.  HUGE!  For once we wereContinue reading “June 9th, 2012–Saturday and the corner”

June 8, 2012–Friday, Safari World

Originally posted on Friday, June 8th, 2012: Dear Diary,  today started out rough and ended rough, but there was lots of good stuff in the middle. Trent and I were hoping for a lazy morning, since we didn’t have to be anywhere until 3pm.  But after a few minutes of happy playtime (see pics ofContinue reading “June 8, 2012–Friday, Safari World”

June 7, 2012: US Embassy Day in Bangkok

Originally posted on June 7, 2012: Last night, even as I was writing a blog post, the craziest thing happened.  Asher fell asleep on the floor with his pink silky.  No crying, nada.  Then this afternoon, we tried it again.  We just pulled the shades, laid his blankets on the floor , gave him aContinue reading “June 7, 2012: US Embassy Day in Bangkok”

June 4, 2012–An emotional day 2

Originally posted Monday, June 4, 2012 This morning we had a relaxing couple of hours before the social workers brought the kids to the hotel.  Trent and I took the suggestion of another adoptive family and dropped our laundry off at a little tiny laundry service in an alley.  It felt a little strange leavingContinue reading “June 4, 2012–An emotional day 2”