Keeping School Cool

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Life over the last few weeks has consisted primarily of school. As you can imagine, it takes quite a lengthy amount of time to homeschool six different children, at different ages, a couple of different languages, and different developmental stages. … Continued

10 Fabulous Date Nights In!

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Sometimes the much-needed, and much-anticipated date nights just aren’t possible, out of the house. I will be the first to say that I really enjoy getting out for date-nights. But when something comes up to prevent a date out, there’s … Continued

“Do You Have Mitt?”

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When traveling internationally for adoption, it can be a bit nerve-wracking. As if the language barriers aren’t enough, there is the struggle to explain why you’re traveling home with two (or so) children you didn’t arrive to the country with. … Continued

The Most of It

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Last night at about 7PM Danny, Leslie, and five of our Reedlings left on a taxi for the airport. It was very sad to say good-bye, but I feel good about knowing that they are getting to go home. Josiah, … Continued

Bidding Farewell

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We spent the good part of the day chasing papers yesterday, so Danny could have everything he needed to leave Peru with five of our kids, and Leelee. All of yesterday’s efforts paid off and he booked flights for all … Continued

Peru, You Can Do This!

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There it is! I’m just sending a little virtual encouragement for the folks that work at the Peruvian Municipality that issues birth certificates! In case you don’t know, things work quite differently here in Peru in comparison to the U.S. … Continued

Breaking Walls

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Today we did not have anything official to take care of except for a visit from a doctor, which is the only legal thing we have to take care of during the guardianship period. Some doctors here in Peru still make house … Continued

Step by Step

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This morning we went to the orphanage bright and earlyish to get Carlos and Yamilet for the last time- because now they will always be with us. 🙂 We expected to pick them up quickly and leave to come back … Continued

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