02 February 2009

the Lifebook

A lot of people have asked what what a Lifebook is.  Basically, it is a 10-15 page photo book of our lives.  Not posed (for the most part), but of our day-to-day and different experiences we've had along the way.  It begins with a letter to the birthmother, which I still need to write.  We make 20 copies of it, and the social workers will take it to their meeting with the birthmothers, who use it to choose their family.

  I have all the photos and they are ready to be put together, which is my project today.  My goal was to have it done a week ago, but as usual, I am beyond my self-imposed deadline.

Our homestudy was completed this week and she is mailing it to the agency, so I am really after it now!  For the fun of it, I thought I'd include some oldie but goodie photos of us that might make you laugh.  Just so you can reminisce with us.



this one is my absolute favorite - nothing like a singlet

3 comments:

  1. Congratulations!
    Having the homestudy done is a big deal!
    I sent you an email a while ago offering to hook you up with books and some other families and never heard back from you....
    Let me know...

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  2. One step closer to my new grandbaby!

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  3. might I suggest the one of you in front of Ronald House, it is still my fav... oh and the ones of you posing in yout swimsuit!

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