April 30, 2011 Day 15 of Anne’s return trip by Tony

By Tony back in the States Hello everyone!  Anne had several extra days of down time so they all decided to travel to Lucy’s home in Lutsk which is in the Western part of the country near the borders of Poland and Belaurus.  She does not have internet service so will not be posting any … Continue reading

Day 13 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 13 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Today is Thursday. My alarm woke me up at 7:15. I quickly showered, blew my hair dry, woke the Heather and Jonathon, finished a few things and headed down to meet Oleg for our medical appointment. Oleg ended up being a bit late due to traffic. … Continue reading

Day 12 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 12 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine It is now Wednesday and we are in Kiev. The train arrival time of the train into Kiev is 6:00 a.m. I still cannot figure out why they insist on waking people up over an hour before arrival. The first time the lady came and opened … Continue reading

Day 11 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

New photos added Day 11 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Tuesday morning seemed to come early. I woke up at 8:00 a.m. Heather was already out of bed while the boys and Lucy were still sleeping. I showered, made oats, and put in a load of my laundry. After the boys woke up, they saw … Continue reading

Day 10 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 10 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Today is Monday. I took a nice shower with warm water. The shower head is one of those hand-held ones that can be placed in a holder up where the shower head would normally be. This one does not secure in well. The force of the … Continue reading

Day 9 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

    Day 9 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Today I woke up at 6:30 before everyone else and wrote my blog for Saturday. I couldn’t get the internet to work, but at least the blog was written up. I am so very glad that I am writing this. It doesn’t take very many … Continue reading

Day 8 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 8 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine I have debated whether or not to use the children’s new names in this blog. I am now always using their new names when I talk to them and it is getting more difficult for me to type their Ukrainian names when I am blogging. I … Continue reading

Day 7 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

    Day 7 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Thanks you sooo much to all of you that have made such nice comments and sent such supportive emails. When I was over here before, I had Tony, Sam and Gabe, along with Lucy and all the other families here adopting. I still have Lucy … Continue reading

Day 6 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Visiting Alona Day 6 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine We slept in until 9:00 this morning and had to hurry quickly to get ready to go in the taxi to visit an orphanage an hour and a half away. You would think that I would be totally uninterested in driving another hour and … Continue reading

Day 5 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 5 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine This is going to be a very abbreviated description of Day. Lucy is sitting behind me in her bed watching Singles Ward and laughing, while Heather is off to the side of me sleeping and the boys are sleeping in their room. Heather was up bright … Continue reading