Transracial Adoptive Moms

This group is for anyone who has adopted transracially. It is to discuss the challenges and blessings of adoption and of just having kids. Please keep all talk civil and clean or you will be removed from the group. Thanks!

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hair

anyone have any great tricks with dealing with really tight coarse black hair? I've managed so far, but if anyone has some tips I will gladly take them

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Adopting from Foster Care?

I am wondering if anyone has adopted their children from Foster Care? We have 1 daughter who is 4.5 years old that we adopted at birth through a domestic adoption. It was an...

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Lawyer or GAL

I'm fostering two boys (half brothers) and been wanting to adopt one of them. I'm wondering whether it's better to get a GAL (Guardian ad litem) or a lawyer to fight for adoption?

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Adopting

I have a 2 year old daughter named Isobella and I want to adopt a baby boy around the ages 1-3.

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Adoption after biological children

We have two biological children who are very close in age and are fairly inseperable, to the extent that people ask if they are twins. We would like a third child through...

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The race of our next baby

We have had our daughter since she was 5 days old (now14 months). Her adoption should be going thru soon (hopefully bio mom will sign the TPR on the 16th) and my husband and I...

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Adoption #2

Looking to adopt another baby and having a hard time waiting, although our 3 year old keeps us plenty busy. Please let me know if you become aware of anyone with an...

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Please give me advise!

My husband and I adopted our Jacob when he was 18 months and soon got pregnant with our 2nd boy. We are not pregnant with our 3rd child. The problem we are having is that all...

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Great Womens Site!!

Looking for a womens site about you? We're a great site of supportive women/moms who would love to have you stop by!! Come check us out at Women With A Twist....

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Making connections with families

Hi! I am an adoptive mother who began a social support group here in SE Michigan last year. Since then, I also became licensed to provide adoption placement services. If you...

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Passport and COC

HI, Our oldest daughter turned 7 recently and we just realized we never corrected her Certificate of Citizenship (COC). She came home from Guatemala back in 2004 and her COC was...

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food obsession

My 3 year old is completely food obsessed. We adopted him 14 months ago along with his younger brother and as far as we are aware he was in a loving foster home. At the...

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"Gotcha Day"

Just wondering if anyone else celebrates "Gotcha Day". It is a holiday we celebrate in addition to our son's birthday every year... We celebrate on the day we got him! It is...