Author Archives: Megan

About Megan

We are Michael and Megan. We live in Minnesota, have one daughter, and are keeping this blog to document the adoption of our second child, Miguel, from Colombia.

Christmas + Villa de Leyva

Christmas Eve Day dawned, as most days here do, bright and sunny.  Eliana was very tickled to discover that Box, her elf, had been particularly mischievous overnight and had appropriated the flour for her own purposes. We meandered over to … Continue reading

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Well folks, it’s official…the Colombian government has decreed that Miguel is OURS! With great joy, we present to you Miguel Ángel William Unger-Sutz!!!!   As you can see, he’s a pretty happy little guy.  He also has a pretty happy … Continue reading

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Just over a week ago, our little family of four arrived in the charming small town of Chía, just 30 minutes (or 2 hours, depending on traffic) north of Bogota.  Our dear friend Monica’s mother “Maiz” and sister Catalina live … Continue reading

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Our second week!

All right, this time I’m determined to keep up with this blog a little more faithfully! A lot has happened in the past week. Here’s a brief recap: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday we spent mostly hanging out at our hotel, … Continue reading

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Our first week in review

It was an amazing week, which we spent getting to know our baby boy and the city he was born in!  Last Monday, our representative Cecilia picked us up and took us to a notary to sign and notarize some … Continue reading

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Days three and four

I will get caught up with this blog soon, I promise!  I’m running exactly a week behind.  Here goes… Last Saturday was a mellow day.  We mostly hung around the hotel with the other families here and got to know … Continue reading

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We’re here!

Well, it’s been a long road, but we’re finally HERE!  A brief summary of our first week… Our last few days in Minneapolis were a blur of last-minute shopping, packing, and visits and phone calls with our incredible family and … Continue reading

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