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Weekly Photo Challenge: Admiration - Family Past

We adopted five of our daughters from the People’s Republic of China. Five times between June 2000 and January 2007 we were in China for almost two weeks each visit to adopt, to get acquainted and attached to our new daughter, to do paperwork both for China and the U.S. 139 kata lagi

Photography

Mail Deliveries (Roscoe)

Letter transcription:

Aug. 31, 1945
USNRH
Aug. 31

Dear Mother,

The mail deliveries here seem to be only one step ahead (only) of foreign deliveries. Your letter written Sun. 375 kata lagi

Genealogy

following the advice of Atticus Finch

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” 423 kata lagi

Fostering

Therapists for poor and foster kids brace for lowered rates

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Texas lawmakers are moving forward with plans to save taxpayers $350 million. But many say losing that money will hurt low income families and foster children. 369 kata lagi

News

Recognize and Release

Currently, I have a couple foster kids in my home aged 5 and 3.  The three year old came to my home potty trained but quickly decided that she didn’t want to be a big girl.   499 kata lagi

Healing

Selfishness

I used to think that I wasn’t selfish. That I would always give my all to everybody who needs it. Weither it be helping family move or a listening ear to hear, I was there. 224 kata lagi

Family

Letting it Be Real

Adoptions got Erin’s physical paper work from the office.  I am giving it another day before calling the office to check that mine got sent.  Mine should have gotten there first. 387 kata lagi

Adoption