The greatest experience, the one which shakes a soul with hopes and fears, the results of which are never ending, and incidentally, the one which pays the biggest dividends, is to be found in the adoption of children.
--Anonymous

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

It's A New Week!

The Birth Mother Interview deadline has come and gone and the world is still spinning. The sun is still shining, and our hopes are still high. We continue to pray for that miracle!



Today was "Picture Day". I'm sure you know by now, we love picture day! Our little sweetie has had an obvious haircut.............I don't think she sat too still! She is still looking very healthy and happy.
And, can it be..........she's walking????????

If not, I think she's getting close!


Mark got me an early anniversary present (29 years on the 7th....Wow!). He's sending me down in a couple of weeks to spend Nola's first birthday with her. I can't wait! I wish we could go together, but we're hoping he is working by then.

We continue to pray and believe our prayers will be answered.

9 comments:

Becky said...

What a cutie! I am praying right along with you!

Garland Family said...

Pam,
I have been waiting to read an update. I was not aware of the changes in Guatemala adoptions and how it is affecting you. I am so glad you will be with your daughter on her first birthday. I pray things work out quickly and she comes home soon!
Melissa

Sandy said...

Love the new pics! Nola is so cute. What a super anniversary present!!! So glad you'll be celebrating with Nola in GC. We'll be praying that you are celebrating your OUT too!!

Lisa said...

Oh Pam, she is so so so precious. Can she be walking already? We need to get together before you go!
Lisa

Eric and Michelle said...

such sweet pictures....what a wonderful anniversary gift...enjoy!

Ferrick said...

Oh Pam, I am so happy to see some kind of up date. I check on you daily and continue to pray...knowing that God will manifest himself in your adoption of NOla. So happy for you that you get to be with Nola on her first birthday. Blessings, Susie

Jennifer & Craig said...

Soooo cute!!! Still praying for your good news to come VERY soon!!!
Jen :)

Steph said...

What wonderful pics!! She looks like she loves the camera!

Happy Anniversary!!! Way to go Mark!!

Hoping to hear good news very soon...

Courtney said...

Praying for you. (((HUGS))) Courtney

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