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20
Nov

IT’S NATIONAL ADOPTION MONTH!

Perhaps you have seen the Facebook posts of friends and family celebrating the pictures of their adopted children.  Maybe you attended an Orphan Sunday event at your church to educate and inform yourself about adoptio...
20
Aug

What Are Some Specific Ways to Prepare a Child for School?

There are so many ways to prepare your child to head b...
28
Jul

Unspoken Gratitude

I recently had the wonderful opportunity of seeing the 1947 holiday ...
23
Jul

Resources for Families Considering International Adoption

Many families begin scrambling for adoption resou...
14
May

Traveling to Ukraine

Recently, I was fortunate enough to travel to Ukra...
7
May

Protecting Adoptive Children’s Privacy While Fundraising

I recently saw a picture of a young c...
11
Apr

I’m Visiting Ukraine – What Should I Eat?

Ukrainian Proverb: Eat good food, sleep w...
26
Mar

Raising Your Child to Embrace Multiculturalism

Appreciating, understanding and thriving in our ...
29
Jan

My Trip to a Ukrainian Orphanage

Ukrainian OrphanageWhile I was in Ukraine...
8
Jan

Why Must I Take Pre-Adoption Education?

I always know when I send a new international adopti...
18
Dec

Post Adoption Services are for Everyone

Let’s face it, the adoption journey can be hard! Rea...
20
Nov

Separation Anxiety in your Child: Normal Behavior or Problematic?

When my daughter recently started h...
30
Oct

Adoption Connections Make the Difference

The success of any adoption depends upon the ability to connect, w...
20
Sep

Why is Back to School Especially Difficult for Children from Hard Places?

Back to school season can be dif...
21
Aug

Adoption & Education: Specific Tips for Collaborating with a Teacher

With the school year starting soon or recently start...
2
Aug

How Do You Define Family?

It’s amazing how times have changed since I was...
26
Jun

Minding Their Manners

I just spent a week caring for my 22 month-ol...
31
May

Traveling with Children: What Was I Thinking?

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15
May

The Importance of Post Adoption Reports

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8
May

Mama Stories

I hesitated regarding the title of this blog, because I feared it was a little too Southern, but honestly, I know you know what I mean by saying “Mama Stories.” With Mother’s Day coming up...

26
Apr

Discovering Your Child’s Culture: From Good to Great

Help your child discover her birth cultureAdopting internationally ...
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