We leave in an hour for Court. I just got back from breakfast. Tara did not join me because she can't eat, she's so nervous. Gotta go get dressed. Wish us luck!
Here is the complete blog of the adoption experience in paperback form, "Russian Adoption: From Nashville to Astrakhan and back". And here is the fictionalized, future "homeland tour" (action adventure) version in various forms: on Kindle, various electronic formats, and in paperback.
This time next week.... Preparation The day before Travel day In the air We're in Moscow Moscow Check out time We're in Astrakhan It's only Monday? What a day... Tuesday (2007-10-02) It's a girl! It's a girl! Wednesday Thursday Great visit Sights of Astrakhan Another great visit Last visit for a while Atlanta! We're home! (10/06) Round two Skora mweh tam boojum Internet access Elizabeth's room Mweh yeddum v aeroport eta ootra In the air again Back in Moscow (11/26) Tuesday (2007-11-26) Back in Astrakhan Russian adoption consultant Comments welcome Showtime! And the judge says...... Success! The day after Saturday morning Much better visit today Beet salad Went for a walk ... Its going to be a good week She's warming up to us Light at the end of the tunnel Picture of us before court More pictures She's ours! The first hours of parenthood Bowel movement Sleep, what a concept Update Nothing much to update about 51-1/2 hours Just another week to go Pictures of our life in Astrakhan Back in Moscow (12/18) Moscow update continued Update to the update's update To the embassy Can't leave early Still in Moscow Riding the Metro Riding the Metro, part deux We're home! (12/23) A few pictures Airport arrival Stay tuned More pics Summary Doctors say she's normal Adoption video Holmes Russian adoption videos Adoption videos updated Our Russian adoption story
"HURRY UP AND POST AN UPDATE!!!! " sandy, 2007-11-29 02:02:54
"Ditto with Sandy, and PRAYING for a happy outcome for our Doll-Baby, especially for today -- I just hope that "Judge" is a Doll-Baby too!!! I keep awakening around 3 AM each night thinking of you all and Elizabeth... Bill is as anxious to hear good news as I am... " Mom & Nana, 2007-11-29 02:15:54
"You and Tara are in my prayers. I cannot wait to hear how things went! Love you both," Jeannie, 2007-11-29 02:26:17
"I think I've about worn out my "refresh button" today... :-) " Mom & Nana, 2007-11-29 04:50:09
"ME TOO!!!! I can't get any work done!!! " sandy, 2007-11-29 05:28:351