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Beauty in the Now; Lessons From My Son

Our youngest son Samuel was adopted from Kazakhstan, just two weeks short of his third birthday.

The first year, or two, or three that he was home were filled with both joys and challenges. 853 more words

Christian Growth

We are Approved!

Today I received my approval to become a foster parent! 

I am still in a state of shock… even though it has been over a year since I started the process, it is still an “is this really happening” moment! 259 more words

Foster Care

Orphans of the Storm® Dogs Are Ready for Fall

If you like taking autumn strolls to enjoy the changing leaf colors, think about adding a new walking buddy to your home! The dogs at Orphans of the Storm® are ready and waiting. 663 more words

Orphans Of The Storm

OUTRAGEOUS! "Councils to be allowed to opt out of child protection laws" + ADOPTION FACTS + FIGURES MARCH 2015

 NB: There is shedloads of proof from an infinite number of cases of children removed from decent responsible families to show councils do not follow the laws + guidelines in place anyway + haven’t for years! 1,835 more words

Wise words from an adoptive mom about listening to adoptees

The Happy/Sad of Adoption

Last week I witnessed a private interaction that needs to be seen by a wider audience, for it addresses the fallacy that if adoptees are happy and connected to their (adoptive) parents, it follows that they will not have any adoption issues.

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Adoption - phase 2 - prep course

Please see part one of our journey to read about how we began.

How would I describe the prep group we went to? In one word probably overload. 608 more words


Miracle Soup

My mother-in-law has shared stories with me on how she managed a home with four kids on a budget. One thing she did – freezing left overs in a carton.   635 more words