As of today, we have been a family for 395 days. What's the big deal? Why is this statistical fact important enough to warrant a blog post?
Because the first 394 days of Molly's life were spent here:
She has now spent 395 days here:
One day longer than she did in Dongguan, Guangdong PRC.
She has spent one more day in this crib:
than she did in this one:
And that milestone brings more comfort to me than I can explain. Knowing that my sweet little girl has more memories of us than of anyone else, knowing that she has had a family longer than she has been without one, knowing that she is more loved now than she has ever been in her life is monumental. From this day forward, the gap between being an orphan and being a daughter will continue to grow. Miracle do happen. For her and for us.