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#1 of 21 Old 06-29-2012, 08:18 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We started down this adoption journey in March of 2011.  We finally went active with our agency at the start of 2012 and were matched with our son's birthmom at the beginning of May.  Abraham was born on June 20th weighing in at 6 lbs. 11 oz.  Birthmom signed the next day.  We are in love. 

 

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We are still waiting out ICPC so we can get back home with him. 

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He is tiny, adorable, and just absolutely beautiful.  :)  Congratulations.

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He is beautiful! !!!!!

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He is gorgeous! Look at all that hair!!!


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Awwww!

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Congratulations!  He is beautiful! 


Homeschooling Momma to DD 8 years old, DS 7 years old, DS born 03/11 by adoptionheart-1.gif , waiting for DD born 07/10 and two furry labs. Wife to my wonderful husband of 12 years.
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Congratulation! Enjoy your sweet baby boy!
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What a blessing! Look at that hair! Congratulations.


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 Congratulations!  What a cutie. :)


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Congratulations, he is adorable!  And you guys look too young and well rested to be parents of three.  I want to see pictures in a few weeks smile.gif  Just kidding, wishing you love, happiness and sleep!

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Awwww. So cute! Congrats. 


Me(33), Mama to a crazy DD (6), Wife to a wonderful mountain man(32) BF my babe for 2 years.
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CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!

 

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Thank you everyone.  We are enjoying him so much.  He's the worst sleeper of all my babies, so we are in survival mode, but he's worth it.
 


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Wow! Just wow! Beautiful and joyful!!!

We give thanks with you at this sweet gift!

Thanks for sharing!


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Congrats and he is a CUTIE! Love all that hair!
 


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#16 of 21 Old 07-17-2012, 01:57 PM - Thread Starter
 
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He's almost a month old already!  How did that happen???  sniff, sniff.

 

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And absolutely gorgeous!


Mama to my twin butterfly boys, Alan and Bruce, who passed away at 22 weeks gestation (3/24/12): Forever in Our Hearts. Our rainbow baby girl, my little bud of Hope,  joined our butterfly boys and Grandma Jan 1/31/13 at 9 weeks gestation. Love you so much. Next step: triadadopt.jpg
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He is too precious. Congratulations!


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Awww he is so cute. He looks a lot like one of my son's at that age (there is a newborn picture of him on my profile page at three weeks old, where my oldest is feeding him a bottle)...imagine my surprise when all that straight black hair eventually turned into a big ol' curly 'fro! orngtongue.gif
 


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Love!


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Not to be pushy but we need updated pics! im dying to see what that adorable little baby looks like now! love.gif
 


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