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Birthmother Tribute, A Florida Domestic Adoption

This awesome video was shared by one of our Sunshine families about the adoption of their Safe Haven baby. Thank you for sharing Rebecca and Drew, and Happy Birthday Jude! http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NyDF07exOWo

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Please click on the College Park Newspaper link! There is a great story about Sunshine State Adoption!

We are thrilled to be featured in the College Park Newspaper! Please click on the link to read the story. Thank you for writing such a nice article, Natalie Costas! http://community-paper.com/

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How Quickly Can a Florida Home Study be Completed?

Frequently Asked Question of the Day One of the first questions families ask is, “How quickly can you complete our home study?” We complete most home studies in one month or less. If you are completing a domestic adoption and need … Continue reading

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Bonding with Your Adopted Child

Bonding with your newly adopted child is a topic bounced around quite a bit – some new parents over look it – going with the “love at first sight” theory – while parents at the other end of the spectrum … Continue reading

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Poem for the Waiting Child

KISSES IN THE WIND (The Waiting Child’s Lullabye) I hold you in my heart and touch you in my dreams. You are here each day with me, at least that’s how it seems. I know you wonder where we are… … Continue reading

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Poets on Adoption

So you’ve read all of the adoptive parenting books – ranging from attachment to cultural diversity.  Your bookshelf is lined with factual, non-fiction tomes on parenting adopted child.  Then you’ve looked for real-life adoptions stories among the thousands of adoption … Continue reading

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National Adoption Day

November is celebrated as National Adoption Awareness Month – with the specific day of November 19th designated as National Adoption Day.    While there are many different facets of adoption to be celebrated  – this particular celebration is designed to bring … Continue reading

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Bless These Children

Today’s post is a Guest Post from Eileen W., mother to two children adopted from China. The last few blog posts have focused on things that people say to adoptive parents.  As an adoptive parent myself, reading these posts has … Continue reading

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Are You a REAL Family?

In our last post we started a discussion on the questions adoptive parents get from friends, family and strangers.  I think The Honest Momblog sums it up best:  “”You know how everyone always says “there’s no such thing as a … Continue reading

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Stupid Questions People Ask Adoptive Parents – Part 1

As an adoptive parent, you will get lots of questions, from family, friends and most of all – complete strangers.  Since it usually happens when you aren’t expecting it, a little forethought may be helpful to prepare for it when … Continue reading

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