Not long now

In 10 short days all four of us will be on a jet plane bound for China!  This is our schedule while we are there!

I’ll have a massive prayer list as we get closer, but here are the majors you can be praying with us!  Be praying for Emma to be ready for all of the crazy amount of love that we are going to unleash on her! Pray for McKayla and Amelia to continue to be as excited and in love with Emma as they are right now. Pray for Jay and I to have an abundance of patience over the next 10 days as we get ourselves organized and sorted for our trip!

Travel Schedule:

10/30 – Depart US at 7:15am

10/31 – Arrive in Beijing at 3:45pm

11/1 and 11/2 – Tour Beijing (try to get over jet lag!)

11/2 – Fly to Hefei, Anhui Province

11/3 – Gotcha Day! (Get our baby girl)

11/4 – 11/6 – Appointments and Government proceedings.

11/7 – Fly to Guangzhou

11/8 – Medical exam/TB Test in Guangzhou

11/9 – 11/12 – Touring, Shopping, Bonding time with Emma!

11/13 – American Consulate Appointment – Oath Taking Ceremony

11/14 – We go back to the American Consulate to pick up Emma’s passport with visa

11/15- Depart China at 12:40pm – Arrive Houston at 8:18pm


These are the newest pictures of our peanut…she is perfectly edible!  Not long now, sugar bug!

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Categories: Emma


  1. Praying daily all will go well and you get that new sweet daughte over here safely and easily. Your mom is not going this time around?

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