Adopt A Baby
The cost to adopt a baby can range from $5,000 - $40,000 depending on the adoption option that you choose. Paying for an adoption can feel overwhelming, this article contains 25 Adoption Fundraiser Ideas to help the adoption process to be less overwhelming.
Foster to Adopt Process Tips and Advice
Are you thinking about becoming a foster parent? We share truthful Foster to Adopt Tips & Advice that will help you on your journey to adoption.
What to Expect as a Foster Parent
When you start going through the licensing process, everything feels so exciting. Waiting for your first foster placement can feel terribly long. But once the kids arrive, what should you expect?
What Adopted Kids Need From Their Parents — Hope In Affliction
When a child is adopted and you become an adoptive parent, the child has specific needs for you to fulfill as their parent. If you want to know how to raise an adopted child, there are several things adoptive parents can do that will help their adopted child adjust and thrive in their new home.
Making it Through Your Foster Care Home Study
Getting through a foster care home study is a headache! Here are 8 helpful tips as you go through the process of getting licensed.
Teach Your Child to Be An Advocate For Change
As a parent, it's our duty to create global citizens that will stand against injustice. Here's how to teach your child to be an advocate for change.
Why white parents need to talk to their children about privilege and racism
I thought by avoiding conversations about white privilege and racism, I was protecting my children from harmful thinking. This is why I was wrong.
Simple ways to make life with an ADHD Child easier.
Tips for making Life with an ADHD child easierLooking for advice about how to calm a child with ADHD without medication? You've scoured the internet HOPING to find that advice for parenting an ADHD child that will change your life.You've talked to family and friends.You've searched for things like How to help an ADHD Child in Schoolor maybe support for parents of an ADHD child.You've joined the facebook groups, you've talked to friends and family, but nothing works.I understand your…
70+ Fun Activities for Bored Teens & Tweens (Make Lockdown Easier)
These fun and creative activities for teens will give them things to do winter or summer. Teenage boys and girls will find things to do at home or outside to keep them out of trouble and build their self -esteem. #activities #teens via @Empowered Single Moms Parenting 2 Home Kids
Instant Family Movie Nailed It
My family is Instant Family. Every moment struck me in this movie as real life. #fostercare #adoption #fostermom #fosterlove #fosterfamily #instantfamily
Tips to recover from chronic stress in the foster and adoptive home. | Teaching Wounded Angels to Fl
Two energy drinks a day. Two 24 oz mugs of Starbucks French Roast coffee as well. Still...nothing helped. I was exhausted from caring for my FASD adopted 3-year-old and two other adopted kids with trauma histories. My body hurt constantly, I gained 40 pounds in a year and my brain felt like it just stopped working. Emotionally I was going from 0 to 100 in 2 seconds. I knew I needed to do something and fast. #caregiverburnout #fostercare #adoption #specialneedskids #specialneeds
Foster and adopted children often have unique needs, especially when it comes to holidays and celebr
Foster and adopted children often have unique needs, especially when it comes to holidays and celebrations such as Christmas and birthdays. They can also be challenging kids to find presents for, especially since they don’t always appreciate or know how to care for what they receive. Click the picture to see my long list of ideas that work for special needs and traumatized kids of all ages and stages. #serenitylinkscoaching #giftideas #therapeuticparenting #adoption #fostercare #specialneeds
Fostercare/adoption and early puberty
This is why you may need to have the sex talk with your children earlier than you may think. Read more and be informed. I neglected some things and now I regret it.