Domestic Adoption Overview: How to Adopt a Baby in the U.S.


Would you like to adopt a baby? Learn about the domestic adoption process and how to adopt a child in the U.S.

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Marriage and Parentage for LGBT Families: Are the Walls Tumbling Down?

Marriage and Parentage for LGBT Families: Are the Walls Tumbling Down?

What has also changed dramatically is that no matter how you choose to build your family, when your child arrives at school, he or she is no longer going to be the only one with two mommies, two daddies, or even a single mom or dad.

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“How I Handled Calls from Prospective Birth Mothers”

Our advertising was placed, our adoption profile was ready to go, and it was only a matter of time before our 800-line started ringing with calls from expectant mothers. Yikes! Mercifully, I was prepared, thanks to the expertise of my adoption attorney, adoption consultant, and other adoptive parents. Here’s what I learned:

Deciding to adopt

“If at First You Don’t Succeed…”

Before trying to have kids, I'd never failed at anything. Though I still believe in planning and hard work, it was something else that brought me my two beautiful boys.

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