Monthly Archives: May 2009

Dori and the Performing Arts

  Dori and I had another big day. We went down to San Diego to see three of Dori’s cousins perform in their church musical. They were all talented and wonderful. And I determined that Dori is still not ready … Continue reading

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Connecting

  We met other adoptive families at the park today. I really did not want to go. I started the day grumpy. Dori asked to go to bed before gymnastics (very unusual for her). But I know how important making … Continue reading

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To Bed, To Bed, To Bed, Please Just Go To Bed

When she was an infant Dori would fall asleep with little problem. She woke ten times in the night but falling asleep – a couple of pats and she was out. Then she decided the world was a fun and … Continue reading

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A Wonderful Way to Spend a Monday

Step One : Make pancakes. I rarely make pancakes but these days Dori loves them. I now recall why I rarely make them. After failing on the first three attempts I finally produced something edible. Because it was a special day we … Continue reading

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A Thankful Heart

Dori is my little encourager. She gets excited over the littlest thing. When I hand her a warm blanket fresh from the dryer she will exclaim, “Thank you mama. Good job.”  Tuesday night we arrive home to find ants covering the … Continue reading

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Pictures

I played photographer this weekend to get better pictures of Dori’s Easter dress. I seem unable to embed the pictures on this site but you can connect below. Dori

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The Joy of Travel

My sister (and roommate) traveled to Chicago on business a couple of weeks ago. For a whole week, not once did she have someone bust into the bathroom, ask her if she was going poopies and double over and grunt … Continue reading

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