April 2, 2012- Mailed in adoption application to Children's Home Society
April 17, 2012- Began P.R.I.D.E training
April 23, 2012- Mailed in release for fingerprints to DHHR
June 9, 2012- Finished last P.R.I.D.E class!!
June 12, 2012- First home-study visit!
July 18, 2012- Finished home-study visit number 3
July 24, 2012- All the classes are done!!!! CPI and CPR certified!
November 2, 2012- Finished last home-study visit.
June 2013- Our Homestudy is written, waiting for approval!!
August 19, 2013- Homestudy approved. Officially waiting on our child!!!!
October 21, 2013 - First call! It was a 3 month old baby but it didn't happen...
December 26, 2013 - Second Referral call! Two little girls ages four and five. Once again it didn't happen.
January 2014 - Phone call about a 3 year girl. Placed with us that night. Moved to live with family almost three weeks later.
February 2014 - Phone call about a 4 month old baby girl. Didn't end up placed with us.
March 14, 2014 - Call about a 3 week old baby girl still in the hospital. We said yes! And got to visit her that night.
March 15, 2014 - Took our foster baby home. :)
July 4, 2014 - Respite for Baby S.. We had two babies at once!!
August 4, 2014- Said goodbye to Sweet Baby Girl. She went home to mom.
August ,2014- Began Fostering Sweet Baby S. Same one we did respite for. Her foster family could no longer take care of her so she came to stay with us!
December 19, 2014- Baby S was reunited with her family.
December 19, 2014- Closed home for the time being. :(