Foster and Adoptive moms

A place where moms of adopted and foster children can talk about topics of parenting our beautiful blessings.

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Failer to Thrive Question

We have been presented with fostering 7m old "organic" failure to thrive triplets. The BIG catch is they are in aNICU an hour away. I am not familure with the term "organic"...

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adoption ceremony for 13 year old

My family and I are about to finalize the paper work to adopt our foster daughter who is 13. We also have two other adopted children which we adopted as infants. We have a...

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Foster Parenting?

My husband and I have been trying to become foster parents since June 2009, any advice ?? We really want to be able to give to needy children but aren't having much luck with...

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Build Self Esteem

This is a great way to build self-esteem with your adopted child(ren) Make them a book of their own and show them how important they are to everyone they know. SAMPLES:...

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fostering when you have a toddler

We are foster/adopt parents and have been involved in the system for almost 5 years now. We have strait fostered both kids that return to thier families and kids that are...

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Starting the process....

Hi there, my husband and I have one teenage foster daughter on and off. We are now in the process of being cetified to become adoptive parents through a foster/adopt program....

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Are we too old to Adopt again?

Ok, maybe the word Old, is a bit harsh. We are 34 and 35. When I think about adopting, I also think about how old we would be when they graduate high school. We are wanting to...

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Hello

I am adopted my newpew and in need of adivce... How much would it cost to do this...with out a ancegy

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economy and fostering

We were just told that the appeal by the bio mom was favored on her side and after almost 3 years they want to let her try again! WHY??? Because the state is broke and they want...

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Fundraising for Adoption

Hi! I've recently started a fundraising website/blog that lists fundraisers that anyone can use but the fundraisers posted are hosted or run by adopting families or...

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adoption

We are having an American Girl Doll give away to help support our adoption of Penny. Please visit us at www.love4penny.blogspot.com Thanks and many blessings.

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Name change info please :)

We haven't began the adoption process yet, but hope to soon. My question is, I know the child's last name changes to ours but I want to change the middle name. Does DSS allow...