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7 Of The Worst Things You Could Say To Adoptive Parents

Some years ago, one of my son’s schoolteachers learned she and her husband had successfully navigated an often-tortuous process and could become adoptive parents....

We Feared It Would Be Difficult To Adopt As A Same-Sex...

It’s a big thing for any couple to decide they want to be parents. To agree they’re committed enough and responsible enough to...

I Had To Adopt My Own Daughter – And Being Half...

It’s not often I talk about adopting my daughter, even though the day it became official was one of the best of my life....

The Adoption Scandal – How Some Parents Are Being Pressured To...

When a child is put up for adoption, we generally assume it’s because the parents had no other choice. The common belief...

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