A Taste of Ukraine: Ukrainian Salad Recipe

One easy way to celebrate the culture of your internationally adopted child is to prepare foods from their birth countries. During the summer, a great treat for my four Ukrainian children is what we call our “Ukrainian Salad.” Its name may be a bit misleading, as it seems any chopped up dish with vegetables can …


Nichols’ Bulgaria Adoption Story

Please introduce your family. We are Joel and Amy Nichols from Lawrenceville, Georgia. What led you to international adoption? Joel’s younger sister is adopted from Korea and we have always wanted to adopt internationally as well. What country did you adopt from and why did you choose that country? At our initial meeting with MLJ, …


Adoption Photo of the Week

We love getting family pictures and updates on how are clients are doing post adoption! Isn’t this family just beautiful?   If you would like your family to be featured in an upcoming Adoption Photo of the Week, please email Lauren.


Who Can Adopt From Mexico?

MLJ Adoptions is excited that we have submitted five dossiers for adoptive parents in our Mexico program including one single parent!  These families who have chosen to adopt from Mexico are one step closer to realizing their dream of growing their family through adoption. Adopting from Mexico offers many advantages to U.S. prospective adoptive parents …