Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Travel Update!

In case you’ve been wondering…

· Toby’s birthday party Sunday: simple, done and fun!

· Plane tickets: obsessed about and finally purchased this morning

· Other documents prepared and being sent to Oregon and on to Bangkok tomorrow

· Meeting Thursday with United States Citizenship & Immigration Services to figure out what’s going on with Kamin’s visa

· Lots of praying and praising and thinking this all seems impossible but knowing with God everything is possible.

And this weekend? We’re going camping. Because it was planned a long time ago to go with some good friends and their kids and it will be good to be in the mountains one last time without a toddler, spending time together and taking a break from the preparations, paying attention to my kids who are getting less than normal right now since I’ve been staring at plane ticket options for days at a time (or so it seems) (I’m so grateful for our local grandparents!) and breathing a bit before this rollercoaster starts up again next week.

So now you know. : ) And I’ll say it again… God is good!

Melissa

"If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there Your hand will guide me, Your right hand will hold me fast."

Psalm 139:9-10

2 comments:

  1. Yay on the travel plans! And good for you guys going camping. Where are you headed? Hopefully, not anywhere near the fires.

    Have you decided on Kamin's name? Just curious. I have got so used to "Kamin" that it will seem wierd (for lack of a better word) to call him something else. Wondering if you have had that feeling, or if you have a name in your heart for him. If you have a name picked out do you think of the new name when you see his pictures, or do you think Kamin? Just curious.

    I understand if you do not want to share the name yet, or any of it. I was just curious how it works, not technically but in your mind/heart. Does that make any sense?

    Sheri (who is still so excited for you)

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  2. Thank you for your comment on our blog. Have fun camping! We're going to give camping another try this weekend - hopefully it will go much better! We're so excited for you and can't wait to hear you have Kamin in your arms.
    Becca

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Thanks for sharing your thoughts and heart with me.