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What not to say to Adopting Parents

February 12, 2018

So, you have a friend or family member who is adopting a child, congratulations, a new child is always a blessing! You may be wondering what is the best way to support your friend or family member. The number one thing you should do for your friend or family member is to treat them like […]

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Is Giving up a Baby Selfish or Giving – Selfish

February 12, 2018

            Is giving up a baby selfish or giving? Well… First off… A little bit about me… I was ALMOST given up due to my color (A.K.A. Being born into a family that didn’t care for black people at one time… Me coming into the world kind of changed everything…) My mother (White) did not […]

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Why Fingerprints are Required for the Adoption Process

February 12, 2018

Every child born on this Earth deserves a happy, safe and nurturing home; however, some children must deal with poverty, abuse, neglect and abandonment.  For these children, adoption is a great option; however, to ensure that minor children are placed in the most appropriate homes certain measures must be taken. One of those measures is […]

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Should Adoption by those over Age 50 be Permitted – Yes

February 12, 2018

Men and women over the age of fifty should be allowed to adopt children of any age if they wished. Many older people lead vibrant, active, and healthy lives. Especially in today’s society, people over fifty are striving to maintain physical fitness and medical advances are increasing life expectancies. People over fifty may be “empty-nesters” […]

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Is it appropriate for Gay Couples to Adopt Children – No

February 11, 2018

ABSOLUTELY NOT! It is NOT appropriate for same-sex couples to adopt children, period! Why? Because, children should have a NORMAL, gay (HAPPY) life! How can a child have a NORMAL, gay (HAPPY) life living with a same-sex couple? He/she cannot! It’s impossible! Oh, you don’t believe me? I’ll prove it to you; that children living […]

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What not to say to Adopting Parents

February 11, 2018

“Are you going to have children of your own?” This question is insulting to my “own” children who happen to be adopted. They are my own children and I am their own Mommy. Perhaps people really mean to ask if we will have biological children? Can never be sure. How about you? “Do you know […]

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Is Giving up a Child for Adoption Giving or Selfish – Giving

February 11, 2018

Is giving up a child for adoption giving or selfish?This is a question that I’m sure will have so many different answers, but in my personal opinion, I think it’s giving.There are so many reasons for giving up a child for adoption, and not all of them are bad.For example, what if a woman was […]

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Adoption Past Fifty – Yes

February 10, 2018

Considering the fact that the trend over the last number of years has been for most people to wait until age thirty and above to have children, what is the huge issue in adopting children if the individual is past fifty? I don’t see it…People over fifty have immense knowledge and wisdom to pass down […]

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What not to say to Adopting Parents

February 9, 2018

When a couple are about to adopt a child into their family, they should be treated as though they have actually given birth to the child. Even though this will not be their own biological offspring, it makes it no less their child. They will be the ones in charge of raising it, nurturing it, […]

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Overview on Adopted Child Syndrome

December 30, 2017

Adopted Children Syndrome is a somewhat controversial. This syndrome was studied, developed and named by psychologist Dr. David Kirschner. In about 10 percent of adopted children there appears to be a very clear pattern of problems. The child has low self esteem, is very angry, displays a lack of empathy, is argumentative, has uncontrollable outbursts, […]

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