Monday, May 19, 2008

A Gift

Today we were given an unexpected gift from China. We received 7 additional photos of our daughter. She is 6 months older and bigger. She has more hair and a mouth full of teeth.

So here is what we know

Sophia now weighs 18.7 pounds

She is 30 inches tall

her feet are 4.3 inches

She has 8 teeth

She is still in foster care

and she likes motorcycles LOL

and if you ask us more beautiful then ever. We are totally and completely in love with her and can't wait to have her in our arms....


Susan said...

There she is - the little biker chick :) So cute and adorable. I know how happy you are to get this update. We will be there soon!!!

C'mon now TA's, where are you?

We love you all,
Susan, Jonathan, LilyKate and Eleanor

T.R. said...

Hi! I just found your blog. Your daughter is beautiful! Congratulations!

Donna & Joe said...

Oh, Susan, she's beautiful! I have tears in my eyes looking at these photos. How wonderful to have this update...that is something very special from China!

I'm SO very happy for you two!

Donna :)

Mike and Cheryl said...

Your daughter is soooo sweet!! When will you kno your TA? We are waiting for our referral ( not sure when it will come ~ our LID is March 15th /06, so we love seeing people get their referrals , it gives us hope!!!
Conrats Guys!!
Cheryl and Mike Morrison

Michele S. said...

She is absolutely Beautiful! What a wonderful blessing to get those photos! Zhou is a miracle worker! :)

Norma said...

You are blessed..she is a doll. That foster Mom looks like she is taking such good care of her and was loving enough to take those pictures. I hope you get to meet her and the transition is not too tough. We will be following your journey.

Sheryl said...

She is just precious!!!

Anonymous said...

WOW!!!!!! Sophia is beautiful! How wonderful that you have gotten some new pictures.
We love you guys!
Tom & Debbie

:)Amy B. said...

Wow, what a great gift! Updated photo's is not all that common. I can't wait to follow your journey and then hopefully to meet you all someday! She is such a cutie and looks really happy. :)Amy

Anonymous said...

Wow!! She's not only getting bigger she's getting better!!
Does she look like fun or What??
I know your hands are just itching to get around her, praying for those TA's to get here quickly.
Penny Richardson

Sherri, Todd and Sam said...

What a wonderful and beautiful gift. Wow, she's gotten so much bigger she has a beautiful smile. We're so happy for you both.

Sharon said...

How wonderful that you were able to receive updated photos. She is so darn a tough, biker kind of way! LOL! Come on TA's (and referrals!!)


Alyson & Ford said...

She's adorable!!

Alyson LID 01/27/06

Manette said...

She is stunning!!! Can't wait to see her in your arms!