Adoptive Families Blog

How to Tell if Adopting Twins is Right for You

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on July 17, 2019

Adopting twins is a joyous experience. A family who has been praying for a baby gets to take home not one, but two bundles of joy.

However, as you’ve probably already heard, one child is a lot of work and two is double! Pamela Fierro is an expert when it comes to raising twins. She wrote a book, Everything Twins, Triplets, and More. It’s an excellent resource for adoptive and biological parents alike.

Twins are more common in adoption than you might realize. Sometimes mothers who are already struggling with parenting two or three children learn they have twins on the way, and decide it’s best to place them with an adoptive family.

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Topics: Domestic Adoption, domestic infant adoption, twin adoption, twin adoptions, adopt twins

They Were Blessed to Adopt Newborn Twins!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on November 8, 2017

Lots of hopeful adoptive couples wonder "is adopting twins possible?"  The short answer is “yes”! Lifetime adoptive couple Doug and Katherine from Alabama just adopted newborn twins!

We're excited to share more about their journey to adopting newborn boy/girl twins! Please pray for all involved in this precious adoption story, especially the twins' birth mother for her brave and loving choice. 

If you’re in the midst of your adoption wait, hearing stories like Doug and Katherine's will provide you with inspiration and hope!

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Topics: Christian Adoption, Adoptive family update, Adoption Update, family update, twin adoption, twin adoptions, adopt twins

What is the Wait Time to Adopt Twins?

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on August 18, 2017

Question: My wife and I have just started looking into infant adoption. We're very excited to adopt and are especially hoping to adopt twins.I understand there are lots of factors to consider, but since we're so new at this, I'm hoping to get your insight on a general time frame of adopting twins. What's the average wait time with Lifetime to be matched with a birth mother who's expecting twins? 

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Topics: Infant adoption, domestic infant adoption, twin adoption, twin adoptions, adopt twins