10 Lists to Help You Prepare for Adoption

Preparing for adoption? Lists can be a great way to keep this hectic time under control.

When I’m feeling overwhelmed or helpless, I make lists. During the long months that I waited for our two sons' arrivals from Korea, I made lots of them — and revised them often. It didn't make the days pass any faster, but it gave me something to do and some feeling of control. Compiling lists while preparing for adoption can help you stay organized, make the most of the wait, and be (slightly!) less stressed when the big day comes. ...

A list of lists to help you through the adoption process and wait.


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