Adoptive Families Blog

Can We Adopt? – 4 Myths About Adoption Qualifications

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on June 26, 2017

There are lots of questions you’ll need to ask when considering infant adoption. The first one is often “can we adopt”?  More adoption opportunities exist now than they have in the past. An adoptive parent can be single, married, older, and with or without children currently.  There are many ways to become a family through adoption! Today, we’re sharing four of the most common myths surrounding whether parents are qualified to adopt. 

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Topics: Domestic Adoption, Single Adoption, I want to adopt a baby, domestic infant adoption, can we adopt?, application to adopt, adoption eligibility

"The Wait Was So Worth It...We're Thrilled to Adopt a Baby Girl!"

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on March 29, 2017


We had the pleasure of a visit from Oklahoma adoptive couple Jeremiah and Tammy last week! They brought their newly-adopted baby girl Ellie Rose with them, and we were excited to hear their adoption story.

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Topics: Infant adoption, Domestic Adoption, I want to adopt a baby, adopt a baby, adopt a baby girl, domestic infant adoption

Behind the Scenes at Lifetime [VIDEO]

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on March 10, 2017

Here's a little sneak peek into what goes on behind the scenes at Lifetime Adoption's office! In this short video, Birthmother Coordinator Kimberly shares a little update on an adoption match she's currently working on:

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Topics: Infant adoption, I want to adopt a baby, adopt a child, adopt a baby, adoption match, Lifetime Adoption

New Year's Resolution to Adopt a Baby in 2017?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 2, 2017

It's the time of year when everyone makes New Year’s resolutions. There are things we're all going to promise ourselves we'll do in 2017, such as to drink more water, get more sleep, eat healthy foods, and exercise more. But, the reality is, most people fail to stick to their resolution.

So today, Lifetime Adoption is giving you 5 tips that will help you follow through with your resolution to adopt a baby in 2017!

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Topics: Adoption Tips, Infant adoption, Adoption profile, I want to adopt a baby, adoption tip, adopt a baby, how to afford adoption

Want to Adopt a Baby? Hear Your Questions, Answered!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on October 31, 2016

You know all those questions about how to adopt a baby that come to mind while you work, run errands, or wind down at bedtime?  Those are the adoption questions that Lifetime helped answer at a free adoption webinar we hosted last week. 

You can tune into a recording of this webinar by following the link in the next paragraph. In the recording, you'll hear answers from adoption experts to the most commonly-asked questions couples have about domestic adoption. Get the tips and direction you need to realize your dreams of adopting a baby into your family.

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Topics: Adoption Questions, Domestic Adoption, Adoption webinar, I want to adopt a baby, adoption Q&A, adopt a baby, Q&A webinar

"I Recommend Lifetime to Anyone Who Asks Me About Adoption!"

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 1, 2016

Here's a sweet email we recently received from a successful adoptive family, Jake and Alicia:

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Topics: Adoption Update, I want to adopt a baby, Lifetime Babies, reviews of Lifetime Adoption

8 Inspirational Quotes from Lifetime’s Successful Adoptive Families

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 25, 2016

If you’ve been waiting awhile to adopt (or even if you haven’t been waiting a long time), you may be wondering ‘when will it be our turn?’ ‘When will we bring our baby home?’ As you wait for your prayers to adopt a baby to be answered, it can help to hear from other successful adoptive families.

In this post, we share 8 inspirational quotes and stories from Lifetime adoptive families who have been where you are right now: patiently waiting for that phone call, saying “we have a baby for you!”

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Topics: adoption stories, I want to adopt a baby, Adoption story, reviews of Lifetime Adoption, adopt a baby, adoption quotes, adoption quote

“Thank You for Your Endless Support!”

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 4, 2016

Here's a sweet email we recently received from a successful adoptive family, Dustin and Miranda:

"As we sit here writing this email tonight, we're toally in awe of how much our lives have changed in just one short year. A year ago, we were sitting in a hospital room with a tiny baby boy who was going to call us Mama and Dada. We didn’t know how his health was going to be, we didn’t know how the next few days and weeks would play out, and we didn’t know that we could possibly love someone so deeply the first time we saw them...

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Topics: I want to adopt a baby, Lifetime Babies, reviews of Lifetime Adoption, adopt a baby

Why Them and Not Us?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on March 17, 2016

There are many sides to adoptive parents while waiting to adopt. Many joyfully go through the process, as patiently and proactively as possible. Others struggle with jealousy and frustration that adoption is not an easier journey to parenthood. Through the waiting, most adoptive families may question the adoption process with thoughts of:

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Topics: Waiting to Adopt, I want to adopt a baby, adoption wait

“So Thankful for Lifetime for Bringing this Little Miracle into our Lives!”

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on February 29, 2016

The compassionate staff of Adoption Coordinators at Lifetime Adoption regularly receive emails from past Lifetime clients on how life is going after adoption. They email us updates, photos, and words of gratitude for the work we did to help them. So, we were thrilled to get this email from adoptive parents Mike and Julie:

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Topics: Domestic Adoption, Adoption Update, I want to adopt a baby, Lifetime Babies, adopt a baby