Home Study Step 2 Complete

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Enjoying Oktoberfest at Snowbird

Enjoying Oktoberfest at Snowbird

I love when my adoption paperwork to do folder is empty!

I love when my adoption paperwork to do folder is empty!

Update time!

We’re about 105 pages deep in our paper pregnancy and have officially completed Step 2 of our Home Study process. So what’s next? The home visit. A home visit is when a Caseworker visits our home and interviews us together and separately. I’m told the whole visit should take about 3 hours. Following the caseworkers visit, they will complete a full review and (fingers crossed) approve us. Then the approval will be sent to our agency!

In the meantime, Dan and I are gathering pictures and beginning to design our adoption brochure and living life… We are especially excited to try out our new snowboards!

More later,

Liss

Zucchini Bread

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breadWe’ve got so much zucchini and what is a girl to do!? Make zucchini bread of course!

After much deliberation, I decided to make two kinds because both recipes sounded delicious. One was a Paula Deen recipe that I made with walnuts. The other was a chocolate chip zucchini bread recipe I found on Pinterest.

I made them both in mini loafs so I could spread the calories to my friend and family! Luckily, they thanked me 🙂

I’ve got to say, both breads were delicious and have made my “make it again” list. However, the Paula Deen zucchini bread recipe was totally my favorite of the two. I loved the sweetness with the hint of nutmeg and cinnamon. Plus, eating it while it was still warm… heaven! Really, you’ve got to make it; you can thank me later!

Enjoy!

Alissa