A new book, I'm New Here by Bud Howlett, is perfect for older internationally adopted children seeking a reflection of their experiences.
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Older kids and adoption... one family trying to figure it out
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Some of the journal was hard for me to read -- the confessions of a new mom. It reminded me how tired we were. How happy we were. How many unknowns we were wading through...
Deciding when to celebrate the anniversary of the date our son joined our family should be the easy part... but somehow it got complicated.
A first Christmas at home is memorable for so many reasons... for our family, it was all about memories in the making.
Everyday lessons can turn into opportunities to talk about the past. And the future.
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Recent Adoption Blog Comments
Thanks for sharing article ....i have read many blogs on open adoption and found that people are not much happy with open adoption. ...
Thank you for sharing your story. I have spent the last year and a half creating hair tutorial videos for parents of African American and…...
Thanks, Barb, what a unique story. I also liked what Sadie had to say about nature vs nurture: “There is something to this nature thing!”…...
Interesting story…...very nicely you handle everything…i read other related article also…felt that reading new article update me with new situation that can be faced by…...
“I enter as an ‘adoptive mom’ who is there to volunteer and answer any adoption questions that may arise.” —You’re like a super hero, Danielle.…...
Living self life is not difficult…but difficult is when we try to live for our family and child ..........when we adjust our self according to…...