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Each and Every Child is Special

We met so many beautiful children on the Superkids trip.  Now files are coming in.  We can’t wait for many of these cuties to find their forever families.   82 more words


Mother nature has eyes everywhere

The boys’ ‘trauma bond’ is starting to kick back in after almost a whole week of “getting along” and tensions in the house have slowly begun to rise – yesterday it nearly reached fever pitch. 271 more words

The Waiting Game

As of 5.30pm last night we have completed everything we can for Stage 1 of the Adoption Approval Process.

The “Health & Safety Check” turned out to be more of a look around the house making suggestions on what we might want to do to make things totally safe for a toddler. 283 more words


Next step in the process:

So as I said we decided that adoption was the right way to go for us to start our family, saying that we had no idea where to start so the obvious action was taken; we checked the oracle. 827 more words


Wednesday's Child:   Nakiyah

By Larry Kane
Produced by Timothy McLaughlin

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —  We’ve introduced you to her younger brother, Elijah, and her twin, Nehemiah.

Today we meet Nakiyah (at left in top photo), a 12-year-old with a big personality. 175 more words

Heard On

Adoption tennis: Are they interested too?

Adopting through fostercare is very different that adoption through a traditional international adoption process. Most of our friends who have adopted from Ethiopia, China, etc. can relate to suddenly seeing your kids’ faces one day in an email, and then affirming that you do, indeed, want to adopt these children proposed to you. 298 more words


it's "go" time

Just about the time I had accepted the fact that, since courts in Uganda are closed, we would likely not hear any update about our court/travel date until AFTER the 15th of August, our adoption journey took another unexpected turn. 261 more words