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Adoption Videos

by bill - 2007-10-02 ( family / adoption / holmes )

OK, so it took a year, but here they are, finally:Part 1 Part 2

You'll see all of our videos of Elizabeth, including the updated versions of these, on the right side on the above linked page.


To download the songs from the videos, click on any or all of the following:
Raúl Di Blasio - Andino - Dima Bilan - Eto bila Liubov - Django Reinhardt - Russian Songs Medley - Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely - Amy Grant - Children of the World - Blue Man Group - Rods and Cones - Bela Fleck - Foggy Mountain Special - Alla Pugacheva - Osennie List'ya (Autumn Leaves) - Electric Light Orchestra - Hold on Tight - Iggy Pop - Real Wild Child - Yannick Noah - Un Jour (Le Combat) - Bryan Adams - Here I Am
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 () - 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 - - Holmes Russian adoption videos - s updated - Our Russian adoption story


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Here is the complete blog of the adoption experience in paperback form, Russian Adoption: From Nashville to Astrakhan and Back (PDF). 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....PreparationThe day beforeTravel dayIn the airWe're in MoscowMoscowCheck out timeWe're in AstrakhanIt's only Monday?What a day...Tuesday (2007-10-02)It's a girl! It's a girl!WednesdayThursdayGreat visitSights of AstrakhanAnother great visitLast visit for a whileAtlanta!We're home! (10/06)Round twoSkora mweh tam boojumInternet accessElizabeth's roomMweh yeddum v aeroport eta ootraIn the air againBack in Moscow (11/26)Tuesday (2007-11-26)Back in AstrakhanRussian adoption consultantComments welcomeShowtime!And the judge says......Success!The day afterSaturday morningMuch better visit todayBeet saladWent for a walk ...Its going to be a good weekShe's warming up to usLight at the end of the tunnelPicture of us before courtMore picturesShe's ours!The first hours of parenthoodBowel movementSleep, what a conceptUpdateNothing much to update about51-1/2 hoursJust another week to goPictures of our life in AstrakhanBack in Moscow (12/18)Moscow update continuedUpdate to the update's updateTo the embassyCan't leave earlyStill in MoscowRiding the MetroRiding the Metro, part deuxWe're home! (12/23)A few picturesAirport arrivalStay tunedMore picsSummaryDoctors say she's normalAdoption videoHolmes Russian adoption videosAdoption videos updatedOur Russian adoption story


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