Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Meet Our Daughter........




Our Lily

........this moment is worth every minute of our 45 month wait :)

she is 10 months old
birthday february 26, 2009
waiting for us: GaozHou City Social Welfare Institute, Guangdong Province

her favorite toy are toys that make sound, she is a deep sleeper :), and is closest to care taker......

we hope to leave in 4 weeks or 7 weeks to travel around the Chinese New Year......WE ARE READY TO GO TOMORROW!


28 comments:

Wannabe Writer said...

She's gorgeous!!!! Where is she from? She looks like a guangdong girl!

Sheryl said...

OMG LOOK AT THOSE PRECIOUS LIPS!!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!

Wannabe Writer said...

For the record, that info wasn't up when I posted the first time. She definitely has the guangdong look to her! I was hoping she'd be from Huazhou, though :D Thanks for sharing her pics and info!

Kim said...

She is gorgeous...those eyes..and worth every minute~

Shannon said...

YEA! LILY! She's beautiful! I'm so thrilled for you, Catherine, Jack & Paige!

Special K said...

Congratulations!!!!! She is beautiful!

Valeri said...

My son is from Guangdong!!! YAY!!!! She is absolutely beautiful!!!!!!

Gina said...

i love you guys so much. we are all so happy for you! what an amazing day. we send every happy thought your way.

gina, robyn, quentin & dave

Monie said...

She is so beautiful! I am so happy for you! Congratulations

Kristen said...

You are so blessed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congrats sweetie!

HOWARDS said...

She's gorgeous! Were so happy for u guys. This is so amazing a 10 months old.Oh what did paige say when she saw lily's face.

Tracy said...

Look at those eyes - she is simply gorgeous! CONGRATS!! You are right - so worth every second of the wait. YAY!

debby said...

Congratulations thta is sooo exciting!!!! can't wait to meet her :)

Kayce said...

So beautiful!! Congratulations!!

Heather said...

Congratulations! She is beautiful -- stunning!

Anonymous said...

congrats on your guangdong daughter they are the most beautiful:)

Pete said...

She's really gorgeous!!! Congrats and Happy New Year!

Chrissie said...

Catherine - so happy for you. Can't believe the day finally came. Congrats to you - Lily is just beautiful (and young!!)

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Fliss and Mike Adventures said...

This is so awesome... congrats to all...

Research-China.Org said...

Congratulations on your Guangdong referral! When you are ready to get her newspaper finding ad (with a great COLOR photo of her months younger than her referral photos!) come visit us. We also have a DVD of her city, as well as other information.

Hope you have a speedy trip!!

Brian

rachel said...

What a sweet little baby girl! I am so happy for you and your family. I am so certain that Paige will be the best big sister ever! Bless your beautiful growing family!

G's Momma said...

She is so beautiful!!! Congratulations. I hope you travel soon. Holding your daughter in your arms for the first time will be even more thrilling than seeing her face for the first time today!!!

Enjoy the ride!
susan

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! A Gao-girl!
We have a girl from Gaozhou who soon will turn 4 years old.
Visit the Yahoo-group http://groups.yahoo.com/group/GaozhouSWI/ and see all the lovely gils from Gaozhou.

Susan said...

She's beautiful. Congratulations!

Heather said...

My Claire Bear's birthday is February 21 -- if you put any stock in astrology, Lily is going to be one strong-willed and stubborn little girl!

Kelli said...

How funny! I thought "I wonder if that is Gaozhou?" when I was looking at your updated pics! :) Congratulations on your beautiful daughter! we have a Gaozhou yahoo group- please find it & join! I got lots of great advice specific to Gao Girls before traveling for my Gao girl in March!
Congratulations!
Kelli

Kelli said...

feel free to email me too- and I can fill you in on what I know about gaozhou! it's kelliinportland at yahoo dot com