Saturday, November 20, 2010

Note to self: SLEEP NOW!

We got a medical update on Delaney, along with many pictures. These pictures were much better than the last ones. She looks more like her happy, curious self.

I SO WISH I COULD SHOW YOU. But it's against the rules. This is the best I can do.

She's had a haircut. She crawls. She makes funny faces. She is ADORABLE.

In the medical update the foster mother notes she doesn't sleep very much. She gets up between 4 and 5 every morning.

Oh no.

And she wakes up easily. If there's noise or anything.

Oh no.

And she still wakes up at night for a bottle.

Oh mylanta. This is going to be work! I don't drink coffee, but I might have to start.

She also sweats a lot so the foster mother says she has to bathe her often. Um, HILARIOUS. Can't wait to get on over to Korea and add this little lady to our family!


  1. She looks absolutely adorable! What an exciting journey to go through! I'd love to hear more about your process to motherhood if you felt comfortable sharing. I'm currently going through fertility treatments so it's close my heart.

  2. OMG! I gather from this post that you are adopting this adorable child! Although we can't see the whole picture of her I can tell she an beautiful girl and a ball of energy. You are so lucky and must be amazing people....How exciting.

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving such a sweet post.

    Take care,

  3. Thanks Lisa--and Lisa! lol

    Long story short, we've been trying to create our family for 6.5 years. We've almost never taken a break. We've always been either trying to get pregnant (naturally or through a fertility cycle), pregnant, or in the process of adopting.

    We adopted our oldest son from Guatemala. Our second son was a successful pregnancy (he was #5 out of 10 total pregnancies). Now we're adopting this little girl from Korea. It's been an adventure with a lot of heartache along the way to say the least, but we're absolutely thrilled with our kids.

    Some day I hope to write out the whole experience on this blog.

    Thanks for reading!

  4. Hey Lisa, Thanks for swinging by my blog! Yep born and raised in GR. Small world huh? Even more crazy! My brothers name is Clayton lol. Cool beans! I clicked follow. I would love for you to follow me to so we can stay in touch! Sweet!

  5. Hi Lisa,
    Beautiful! I'm so excited for you! I saw your post on the adoption forum - wow! Not a lot of sleep headed your way. Rest up!!! Have a relaxing holiday season! :)
    I can't wait to hear more about her as you get to know her in person! Congrats!


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