China Adoption Summer Camp Guide!

It’s that time of year again!  The end of March and the beginning of April are that glorious point in Spring when parents rejoice and start to exit their homes with their children to burn off some of that cabin fever they endured during the long months of cold and snow.  We enjoy the smattering…

Rejected

Parents on the adoption journey are told to prepare their hearts and minds that their child may reject one or both parents for a myriad of reasons.  While we would like to all say “it will never happen to me”, it very well could.  Today’s stories are told from the perspective of both a mom…

The Holidays with a Newly Adopted Child.

The holidays can be a very difficult time for a newly adopted child, and for new adoptive parents.  It’s crazy overwhelming for all involved.  WACAP has put together some great ideas for how to navigate this time of year if you’ve recently adopted a child.  You read their thoughts on how you can help your…

When It All Goes Beautifully

Preparing for adoption often involves hearing a lot of scary stories.  Stories about children who were so upset by being torn away from everything they’ve ever known that there were days of shutting down, refusing to eat, and screaming whenever the new parent looks at them.  Sometimes though, that’s not the way the story goes…