Sunday, April 27, 2008

TRAVEL DATES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It's official..... I'M GOING TO CHINA!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOHOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I will be leaving Savannah on Wednesday, May 21st and flying into LA. I will then join my travel group and we will leave from LA to Shanghai on Thursday, May 22nd. We will then have a few days in Shanghai before we travel onto Nanchang, which is the capital of Jianxi province which is Ellie's province!!! We will then meet the babies the day we get to Nanchang, which will be Sunday, May 25, 2008!!!! That is when I'll meet ELLIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm going to be a mommy on 5/25/08!!!!!!!! We will then tour Nanchang and hopefully be able to make it to Fenyi as we'll be in Jiangxi that whole week finishing up paperwork. We'll then fly to Guangzhou on Sunday, June 1st which is where the American Consulate is before flying home Wednesday, June 4th. Ellie Joy LuMing, Aunt Lisa and I will arrive home on Thursday, June 5th!!!!

I can't believe this is happening!!! I have so much to do before 5/21!!!! AHHH!!!!

Kathy D'Angelo
DD: Ellie Joy LuMing (7 months TOMORROW!)
DOB: 9/28/07
Gotcha: 5/25/08!!!!!
Fenyi SWI, Jiangxi

Monday, April 7, 2008

I HAVE A DAUGHTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

After 27 months of waiting I am FINALLY a mommy!!!!!!!!! I never thought that I would post this and here I don't even know what to post! I was going to get all fancy with my posting and now I've lost it. Sorry for the delay in posting but I was in Chicago when I got the call and didn't really have a chance to blog so I apologize. Without further to do, Here is Ellie Joy LuMing D'Angelo!!!!

Chinese Name: Zhuang Lu Ming

Meaning: not sure yet

Soon to be: Ellie Joy LuMing

DOB: September 28, 2007 (just over 6 months!!!)

DOR: April 4, 2008 @ 11:53 a.m.

Orpahange: Yifeng SWI

Province: Jiangxi

Travel: 6-8 weeks (late May - early June)

I can't believe I'm a mommy!!! I finally know who my Elile Joy is and she's Ellie Joy LuMing D'Angelo!!!!!!!!!!! Look at how adorable she is!!!!!

Kathy D'Angelo
LID: 1/6/06
DOR: 4/4/08
DD: Ellie Joy LuMing
DOB: 9/28/07
Yifeng SWI