Getting a New Big Sib
When you grow your family by adopting an older child, siblings and parents will benefit from realistic expectations -- and patience.
► More on older child adoption
"Yes, We Do Adopt"
"Talking with Black women about adoption became a routine part of motherhood for me, alongside diapers, homework, and the warmth I feel every time I look at my son."
► Read another personal adoption story by an African-American mom
Parents share their naming decisions -- from preserving their children's birth names to changing their child's name to choosing a name with the birth mother.
► Read more: legal considerations for naming decisions
2014 Adoptive Families Annual Photo Contest
Time to send in your most stunning shots of your kids!. Enter the Annual Photo Contest today
2014 Daddy & Me Photo Contest
Please share shots of Dad and child. Enter the Daddy & Me Photo Contest today!