Kidd Ethiopia Adoption

Click HERE to watch us getting Endale at the orphanage

Click HERE to watch us getting Gabrielle at the orphanage

Monday, June 9, 2008


Wow, what a day. I will update later, but for now here are some pics!!! We had an amazing, blessed day and Gabrielle is PERFECT for us!!!!


the Steiger's said...

I am crying with you! I can not believe how much she grown since we saw her (almost 3 months ago)
Love, Lenka

Susan said...

Oh, the looks of sheer joy on your faces!! You're making me cry too!

Now, who in the world was snappy your photo rather than grabbing a baby? LOL!

Love, Susan

Mark Redfern said...

Amazing!!!! Just takes my breath away... Keep it comin'! :)
--Katie R.

janetwhipple said...

Thanks for sharing these! They make my heart melt :) Congrats on finally meeting your baby!!! We're so exciting to be reading about your trip to ET.

shawn and tisha said...

That's beautiful!!! Congratulations! I am so happy for you. :)

Rob & Candy said...

so sweet. thanks for sharing. where are my tissues! sniff, sniff...

Jori said...

Thank you so much for sharing a "window" with us!! What pure joy!! Praying the days continue to run smoothly.
Blessings, Jori

Emy said...

Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS!!! She is beautiful!!! You guys are the best ethiopian bloggers EVER! Thanks for keeping us updated.

Dietrich & Amy Lusse said...

Oh!!! What precious photos!!!!!
Praise God for his goodness to you guys!!!
With lots of love,
Amy & Dietrich

Karen said...

Wow, it is so great to see your joy after such a long road!! So happy for you all!


Kiki:) said...

PERFECT DAY!!! I am truly amazed watching all God's miracles today. I will never forget our iChat from ET!!! You have BLESSED our lives in so many ways. Seeing you holding her for the 1st time makes our hearts soar with JOY!!! We are so proud of you & Pete!!!!!!!!!! She is simply
stunning in your arms!!!!!!!

Christy/Jeremy said...

I can hear your laughter waaay over here, Andrea! What pure joy I see in all of your faces. With love, Christy

Team Dragovich said...

Stunning... She is the perfect addition to the Kidd family!! We're praying for a continued wonderful trip!!


Lynn said...

This is so exciting. Can't wait to meet the new addition to the family. Please give Gabrielle hugs and kisses from me. Love you guys, safe journey. Love, Lynn

dad said...

Pete and Andrea
I can't wait to see my new grandaughter. Love you both.

Dad Hawke

potatoehead said...

We love her! She is so cute! It's so good to see her in your arms. It was all worth it. So unbelievable. I'm speechless.



Pete & Andrea:
WAAAHHOOOO!!!! It is amazing to see you holding your baby girl!!!!! We are so excited for you!! Enjoy every moment!!!


Apryl said...

Kidds-So happy to see you WITH your daughter--she looks fantastic!! Seth keeps saying how adorable she is. Can't wait to hear about the rest of your week, enjoy yourself and your newest addition!
much love, apryl

Leah Reeves said...

What a moment! Congratulations.

Zack & Rebecca Caldwell said...

She is beautiful and the pics are precious! It is so amazing to finally see you guys there with her. We are praying for you.

Danielle said...

Oh, Andrea and Pete! You make me cry! What a blessed, blessed day. Congratulations.


Caleb and Becca's Ethiopia Adoption said...

was Elizabeth the nanny who mainly took care of Gabrielle???! I see her in the back of one of these pics...she was Sakari's nanny!