Monthly Archives: July 2013

Court

We received an unexpected call this morning telling us that our paperwork had been cleared by the Director of MOWCYA, a day earlier than anticipated. Our paperwork was then taken to court and submitted. We should expect a court date to be assigned in a few days. Three hours later I received another call from […]

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Positive

**Update** We’ve received a positive letter from MOWCYA for our case. Yay! Of course as this adoption has gone, the Director of MOWCYA wants to review our and all of the letters from the kids in our group from our orphanage. Her first available is Thursday. So – we may not hear about a court […]

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almost on our way

So today was our MOWCYA date. Our daughter’s grandmother came to court today and relinquished her guardianship. MOWCYA is processing all of our documents and letter of recommendation. They are working through the weekend, which is virtually unheard of, to get our paperwork done and submitted to court on Monday. Monday the judge will receive […]

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MOWCYA

This is for my friends who aren’t on Facebook. At the risk of sounding like a broken record-tomorrow’s the day folks. Around 1pm EST, the business day in Addis Ababa Ethiopia will begin. Our daughter’s grandmother has made the long trek to the capital, by subpoena, to verbally relinquish her guardianship (that she gave up […]

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Time

We received an email Friday morning telling us that we had a scheduled MOWCYA date for July 26th. To refresh – this is where Miss M’s grandmother will come to court to verbally relinquish her guardianship. The court subpoenas the ministry to have a letter of recommendation for us regarding our viability as an adoptive […]

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