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Telling People You’re Creating an Adoption Plan

In today’s society, pregnancy announcements have become a big deal. People assemble elaborate photos and videos to share online. The reaction is almost always very positive as people like, comment, and express their excitement with the person who is expecting.  For women experiencing an unexpected pregnancy, the situation is often quite different, especially if you’re planning on creating an adoption plan for your child. It’s not just a question …

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Understanding Your Rights an Expecting Mom

As a birthmom, choosing to have your child adopted by a loving family is a wonderful and brave decision. However, some women fear that once they decide to make an adoption plan, they will lose control over how their unborn child’s future is handled.   Expecting parents have complete control over their pregnancy and their child’s future up until the moment …

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Adopting When You Already Have a Child

Adoption is sometimes seen as an option specifically for couples who are unable to have children of their own. While adoption does provide a great opportunity for couples with fertility challenges to raise a family, the choice of adopting is available to any loving, stable home.  That includes couples who already have children of their own.  There are a number of reasons why a couple with …

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