Sunday, October 4, 2009

Day after Day

How can I miss someone so much who is sitting behind me eating his breakfast?
Every day I love my little man even more, and I love seeing him grow into himself, as he blossoms nearly minute by minute.
Today, I miss the 2-year-old. Next year I'll miss the 3-year-old. I guess that is parenthood — a wonderful, longing journey.


This time last year, we were settling in after a day of wonderful sites — the Great Wall, Tian An Men Square, the Forbidden City, the Bird's Nest Olympic stadium and walking around our hotel in Beijing. It was our last night of our old life.
This is where we were.

Baoji City - This is where Jake was.


Closer but not together. A family about to be ...

1 comment:

Jolene and Dan Powell said...

I remember following, or rather stalking, your journey to Jake. On one hand, it seems like only yesterday. But in other ways, it seems like forever ago. You both and Jake are the perfect fit! Congrats on your 1 year GOTCHA coming up!