Adoptive Families Blog

Adoptive Family Update: 8 Months Already!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 27, 2015 7:00:00 AM

Josh & Kristi, one of our Lifetime families sent us an update on their little bundle of joy!

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Topics: Adoptive family update, update

Adoption Wisdom

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 23, 2015 7:30:00 AM

Author Mardie Caldwell, in her book, “ Called To Adoption” shares some of her adoption wisdom.

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Topics: adoption wisdom

A Birthmother Update

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 21, 2015 7:00:00 AM

We proudly offer educational scholarships in deep appreciation to birthmothers who have chosen adoption for their children. They have enabled others to experience the joy of becoming parents and created futures, not only for those families, but also for their children, for a lifetime.

Here is a sweet update from a birthmother that we rewarded a scholarship to.

 

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Topics: Birthmother, Adoption Update

Adoption is a Miracle!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 20, 2015 7:00:00 AM

Because of His great love for us before the world even began

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Topics: adoption is a miracle

Words of Wisdom: Adoption Journey

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 16, 2015 9:02:00 AM

During the adoption process, waiting and wondering can become difficult. Here are some words of wisdom to remember at any point during your adoption journey.

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Topics: Adoption process, Adoption journey

Adoptive Family Update

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 13, 2015 7:00:00 AM

Here is a sweet update from one of our adoptive families who adopted their baby boy six weeks ago! They share encouraging words to waiting parents including “this will happen!”

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Topics: Adoptive family, update

Adoption Question: Why Them and Not Us?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 9, 2015 3:18:00 PM

Marie Caldwell, author of “Adoption: Your Step-by-Step Guide” answers a common adoption question with adoptive parents.

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Topics: Adoption Questions, adoptive parents

A Visit from One of Our Lifetime Babies

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Apr 7, 2015 2:00:00 AM

The other day one of our completed families came to visit our staff here at the office so we could see one of the Lifetime babies. Baby Hank is almost 8 months old and the happiest baby! He loves to be in front of the camera. His parents, Dustin & Miranda are enjoying every moment of parenthood! We each had a turn holding him and playing with him and it was such a wonderful time!

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Topics: Adopting a Baby, Lifetime Babies

Adoption Preparation Tips from Adoptive Parents

Posted by Mardie Caldwell on Mar 31, 2015 7:00:00 AM

We recently took the question, “What was the best tip or advice that helped you OR that you would pass along to other parents preparing to adopt? Any products for baby or the child that you recommend? Any travel ideas or time-saving tips? Tell us what worked for you!” to our Lifetime Adoption Center Facebook page. These were some of the replies from our families:

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Topics: Adopting a Baby, preparing to adopt

Keeping Hope During Your Adoption Journey

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on Mar 30, 2015 9:28:00 AM

Recently this reminder was posted on our Lifetime Adoption Facebook page, with a lot of encouraging feedback from adoptive families who are currently on their adoption journey. Hope is eager expectation of relief of your current season or situation. There are good things happening in each phase of your story, even if the ultimate "good thing" you're looking for hasn't yet come. Don't give up!

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Topics: Adoption journey, Adopting a Baby