It was 9 years ago on this day, March 20th, that we anxiously sat in the lobby area of our Guatemala hotel awaiting the arrival of Lili’s foster family. It was this day that they very tearfully handed Lili over to us – her forever family.
Two years later, on March 16th, we drove thru the orphanage gates with Naomi in our arms. A very different experience from the one two years earlier. Another baby girl placed in the arms of her forever family.
Lili is now 9 years old and Naomi is 7. Hubby and I feel so very grateful that these two beautiful little girls call us daddy and mommy.
These pictures capture the smiles of two beautiful little girls, each with very different personalities.
Lili loves art, reading, swimming and her dog Jagger.
Naomi loves watching movies, playing with her toys, dressing up and her acting class.
However, they are so much more than art and movies. Having them join our family are two of the very best decision we’ve ever made.