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Forever Family: birds of a feather

People have been asking us “Are T-man and Bear brother and sister?” since they first came home.

When I was new to the adoption world  597 more words

Riddle From The Middle

some things just go hand in hand

Like socks and sneakers.  Or peanut butter and jelly.  Or shampoo and conditioner.

My kids are like that.  They may not have been born to the same mother but damn, do they have a lot in common. 160 more words

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A "Clean" Bill of Health

Sometimes It Baffles Me How The Foster System Works.

Our social worker didn’t have some really important information. Like… make or break decision-making info. I can’t quote her exactly, but in our brief chat before we said “YES” to welcoming the son of our hearts into our home, we were told he has no major health concerns. 667 more words

About Me

Knowledge is looking for a forever family

Knowledge is looking for a forever family.

For more information about Knowledge, you can contact Seven Homes Forever Family at 1-888-365-FAMILY. 27 more words


Forever Family: me! me! me!

When I say attention seeking behavior the first thing that usually comes to mind is toddler tantrums.  Kids who drop to the floor, kicking and screaming over a toy, or ones who throw a massive fit in the middle of the grocery store.   433 more words

Riddle From The Middle

hey! you! over here!

Attention seeking behavior…commonly observed in toddlers, teens, and sometimes kids struggling with adoption issues.

So while both of ours flip out from time to time, one in particular does tend toward resorting to attention seeking behavior when he doesn’t get his way.

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30 Things, 4 Years Later: Day 10

30 Things to Accomplish in my 30s:
#10. Adopt a child.

Have you ever noticed that fear is often a self-fulfilling prophecy?

Someone might choose not to adopt a child because they’re afraid they might not be an adequate parent. 213 more words

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