"Just as Joyful"

I hoped for the same kind excited reaction that pregnant women get when I announced our adoption plans. After all, the happiness we're expecting is the same.

One family's story

When I announced our adoption plans, I hoped for the same kind of excitement that pregnant women get. After all, the happiness we’re expecting is the same.


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