Saturday, November 28, 2009

Updates on Maggie and new pictures

We used LADYBUGSNLOVE and received these adorable pictures of Maggie.

We also sent her a care package that had a letter we wrote to the Orphanage director introducing our family and thanking him for taking care of our girl, a photo book of our family to show to Maggie, a toy and soft blanket and nuts/candy for the nannies.

We also asked ten questions and got updated measurements.

1. What kind of food is she eating and how much ?

About 300ml of Long Dan formula mixed with rice cereal along with meat broth or other food.

2. Does she use a bottle or a cup ?


3.What is her daily routine ?

She enjoys activities in the morning, afternoon as evening every day. She takes a bath around 4:00pm.

4. How would you describe her personality ?

She is lively.

5. What are her favorite activities ?

To play with other children.

6. Does she have a special friend or a crib mate ?


7. What is her sleeping/feeding routine ?

Sleeping: 12:00-2:00pm, 8:30pm-6:30am.

Feeding: 7:00am; 11:00am; 3:00pm; 7:30pm.

8.What makes her angry or upset ?

When she is frightened.

9. Who found her and was there a note left with her when she was found ?

She was sent to our institute by policeman. There was no note or other things with her.

10.Is she close to a particular Nanny ? What is this Nanny's name ?

Zhou Xiao Rong, Feng Yi Fen, Zhang Xue, Liu Xue Ling, and Feng Quan Hua.

11. Her updated measurements:

Height: 29.1 in; Weight: 19.8 lbs; Head: 16.5 in; Chest: 17.3 in; Teeth: 6; Foot: 4.7 in.

12. Did she receive the care package we sent to her? Did she like it?

Yes, she got it and loves it.


sweet momma luv u said...


How wonderful to get the updates on her!! She is precious beyond belief. I love her adorable cheeks!!!

I can't wait for our LOA so we can send a care package to our little emperor.... Sigh....


Debbie said...

She is beautiful! I'm so glad you were able to get the updates AND photos! You asked some great questions.

TanyaLea said...

What a true blessing these updates are! Don't you just love getting these details!?! It won't be long now!!

Blessings and Hugs,

Hope-ful said...

Oh Dear Kathern: She's trying to walk! That is a good sign and she does look so happy. I'm glad she is "lively" because she will definitely fit in with her new "forever family". (Ya'll are a lively bunch =} See you at Bible Study, Love, Hope-ful

Gavin's Family said...

Kathy, Angela came through again! She so wonderful;)
Maggie looks great and sounds like she is doing well.
I'm so happy for you to get the answers to your questions. We did receive ours too after a month of waiting.

Waiting For Bella said...

She is growing like a little weed. Just adorable too! I know you must have been just tickled to see the photos and get the info you requested. What a great Holiday suprise!!Hope you guys had a blessed Thanksgiving. Lots of love to you and your family!!

Hope-ful said...

OK Kathern: I couldn't help it. I was looking at your blog again and saw how adorable Maggie is in her pinkness. So, I had just had to say one mo' 'gain. She is soooo adorable! LYL, Your Hope-ful

Jenn said...

Your little Maggie is SUCH a doll!!! Praying you can go and get her quickly!!


In the morning, O Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation. Psalm 5:3
We have a daughter !!!!!!
Maggie Caroline was born Oct. 29, 2008.
She is in the SWI of Gaozhou City,China.
Guangdong Province)