Saturday, March 20, 2010

Another Adoption Saturday

After I talked to the agency last week, I started thinking about them not having our BCI checks yet. Last year I had called the place that completes the check to check on the status of ours for our teaching licenses, so I did that again Wednesday for our new checks. Sure enough they said that they had sent them to our agency on 2.26.10. In order to get new copies sent, the agency had to call. That was Wednesday so I am hopeful that they get them in the mail soon.

Today was our networking workshop. It was fantastic! We left with a ton of great ideas.

It was great to see some of the same couples from class and meet a few new couples going through this journey also.

We also had the opportunity to meet the case aid, face to face, that we had been in contact with. She told me to call early next week to check on the status of our paperwork. I am hoping that they call me first! I am so ready to get things started with our homestudy interviews.


embieadoptmom said... [Reply to comment]

HOW EXCITING! I cannot wait to follow your journey! HUGS!

Heather said... [Reply to comment]

Congratulations! What a fun road! We are adoptive parents as's interesting! It's fun! It's an adventure!



Cape Girl said... [Reply to comment]

Sounds like things are really moving right along. Following your journey has been very enlightening. I really had no idea there was so much involved in adoption!

Shanny said... [Reply to comment]

Oh wow! I hope you get that call so things can continue moving along. Fingers crossed!

Fran said... [Reply to comment]

Hi! we are also pursuing adoption even though in Ireland it takes years before anything happens. Wishing you all the best on this journey, Fran

ICLW #14

Hannah said... [Reply to comment]

I look forward to hearing about your home study. My husband and I are considering starting the adoption process soon. Wishing you the best!

Happy ICLW!

Kelly said... [Reply to comment]

I'm looking forward to following your journey. I hope they call you first this week.

I know what you mean about meeting others who are going through what you're going through. It helps so much.

Best of luck to you!


Jodi said... [Reply to comment]

I wish we had a networking meeting. I'd love to hear about the ideas you were given!

Lovin' the new background, by the way!

Jennifer said... [Reply to comment]

We are just starting the adoption journey. Still deciding on an agency. We have an informational meeting tomorrow. So glad to have found your blog. I plan to follow you now.

ICLW #28

Wifey said... [Reply to comment]

Sounds like your adventures into adoption are getting closer! That's very exciting!

ICLW #21 and 23

Catrisha T said... [Reply to comment]

Sounds like it's getting really close to things being put in motion on the adoption home front. I'm excited for you.

ICLW #33

Liddy said... [Reply to comment]

Very excited to read this! Fingers crossed.

Liddy from
No. 144: the unfair struggle (male-factor, speedskating, life)

Stefanie said... [Reply to comment]

Wishing you all the best

~Stopping by for ICLW #78

Anonymous said... [Reply to comment]

Wow, I never realized just how much went into all of this. I'm praying for you two and that you will be blessed with a little one soon, one way or another!

AnxiousMummyto3 said... [Reply to comment]

Hey there here from ICLW, sorry this cycle was a BFN but all the luck in the world to you with the adoption, hope it goes smoothly!
take care

erika said... [Reply to comment]

Sounds like great progress. Yay!
FX for your FET cycle.
Happy ICLW!

Angie said... [Reply to comment]

Hi! I hope to be able to follow your journey. I'll keep my fingers crossed that all goes well for you.

Happy ICLW! (#141)

Tara said... [Reply to comment]

sounds like your making awesome progress! hopefully you get your homestudy soon!!

ICLW #151

Crossed Fingers said... [Reply to comment]

Best of luck! :) What a great journey!

ICLW #59


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