6 Months Went By Fast!

First let me apologize to both of our consistent readers (Just Kidding) for my lack of updating – I have been enormously busy with work and life – and keeping up with a very spicy little girl from east-central China. We just took Meili out on her first Trick-or-Treat experience and I believe we have...
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Back to Reality

Well, we all rolled out of bed this morning long after the sun came up to discover our beach was gone and responsibilities await our slow moving attention. Vacation hangover is awful but at least we have a collection of photographs to bring back the crashing waves and blue sky in our minds. Meili did...
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Meili avoids the beach!

It was a long day of driving but we finally arrived in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida! Even though our tired bodies were screaming to stay in bed, the rolling waves were calling from the beach so off we went, first thing in the morning, to see if Meili would like the sand. To our knowledge,...
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Meili’s Orphanage on Google Maps

I was messing around with Google Maps last night and was able to locate Meili’s orphanage in Jiangsu City. If you go to Google Maps and type in the coordinates of “31.921248, 120.302143″ you will be taken to the exact location of the orphanage or you can click on the image below…...
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Surgery Afterthoughts

Meili continues to improve and has regained her laugh today! The post operation experience is still as unpredictable as ever but all signs appear to point towards significant healing. We finally got confirmation today that ALL the plumbing is back to normal and operating at peek capacity. One of Meili’s nurses explained the process of...
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Discharged!!!

We are thrilled to announce that Meili was discharged this morning at 11:30am from Scottish Rite with the nurse saying, “She is doing AWESOME!”. The picture above is our tired princess hugging Minny Mouse tight on her way home. I got an excited call this morning from Tracy at the hospital telling me she was...
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