Monthly Archives: April 2012

4th (First) Birthday

Lucas just had a birthday!!  We just celebrated his 4th (not really 4-please see previous post, lol) which was also his FIRST birthday that had ever been celebrated!!  Hence, Happy 4th FIRST Birthday!!  🙂 We had a “Cookie Monster” theme … Continue reading »

Posted in Welcome | 1 Comment

Internationally adopted child & the Age issue

We celebrated Lucas 4th Birthday last weekend!!  We don’t think he was really turning 4 though.  His birth certificate, which we can’t change, says he turns four April 2nd.  We think he is really going to be four in about … Continue reading »

Posted in Welcome | 3 Comments

Lucas & Food

“eeeeeee-ting”….is by far Lucas’s FAVORITE word, because it means he is going to EAT!  We have BIG issues with Lucas and food, lol!  Understandably so, Lucas in general had and has big BIG issues with food.  Basically, but not so … Continue reading »

Posted in Adoption, Firsts, International, orphanage, Uganda | Leave a comment

Being in an orphanage…

Being in an orphanage has had a lot of effects on Lucas, ways that I recognized right away in his behavior when we first met him in Uganda, and other ways that took a while to realize the way he … Continue reading »

Posted in Adoption, Firsts, International, orphanage, Uganda | 2 Comments