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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burnout

'm a single woman considering foster parenting for disabled children, how do you keep from burning out and where have you found help when you need a break?

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Foster mum from Malta

Hi there, I am new to the circle of mums but think this is a great idea. I foster 2 siblings under the age of 8yrs on a long term basis. I am also recently separated but...

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crazy days

Hello everyone I was adopted at the age of 2 and now I am 37 . I have adopted 3 children and have 2 foster children that I will be adopting this year. I have a house of...

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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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Tough Adoption Decision

My husband and I have 5 adopted children ages 13-7. We adopted the last two from foster care, siblings, 4 years ago. We have been caring on with our lives as if our family is...