Surgery Update

We met this week with the Team of Craniofacial Specials at Scottish Rite.  And basically we found out that Meili is Awesome!! ……But they would like to give her a few months to catch-up nutritionally before any surgeries.  She has already had one growth spurt since we’ve gotten home.  She’s just growing and learning as fast...
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Meili is learning how to walk!

We had lots of fun tonight watching Meili discover her self-determination by way of taking those first steps in her new life! All it takes is some good tasting organic animal crackers and she is off to the races. Once she get’s her feet under her, the crackers are no longer needed because she will...
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I think she might keep us ;)

So, time has flashed by since we landed on American soil with our newest Davenport member and……..I think she might keep us!! For the most part I think Meili has been very patient with her non-mandarin family.  We have such a journey to go with her but we’re off to a strong start….if we can...
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Not much of fan of China anymore…

So there we were, traveling through the gritty streets of Beijing with the midday pollution haze enveloping our bus when the tour guide made the most insightful statement. Without hesitation, over the microphone the following words were casually announced, “China like a car, we turn on right blinker and go left”. She was describing the...
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We are finally home!

Wow, what a journey!!! After 2 weeks in which we experienced 18,000+ miles flown, 41 hours of sitting in an airplane (22 with a baby in the lap for Tracy), 7 Airports (Atlanta, Newark, Tokyo, Beijing, Nanjing, Guangzhou, JFK/New York) visited, and 8 different planes with varying degrees of in-flight insanity, we are finally back...
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