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Natural Parenting (Crunchy Mamas and/or Crunchy Papas)

Natural Parenting (also called Attachment Parenting/”Crunchy Mama” Parenting) is all about developing the bond between parent and child and attending to the child’s needs (including putting those needs above your own). It typically refers to following one’s deep instincts when … Continue reading

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The Importance of Playing Role Playing Games with Your Kids

After listening to several hours of a really intense game of “Capture the Flag” (with my friends) which involved creating “fractals”, “ice prisms”, and drinking tea, I began to think about how much fun role-playing with kids would be. They … Continue reading

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A Opinionated Man’s Adoption Story In trying to learn about all sides of adoption, one eventually comes across the stories of Adult Adoptees. Sometimes these are happy, but many times they are extremely painful. This is one of those stories. … Continue reading

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The Park

“Do you want to go to the park?” asked Mom, rousing me from my slumber. “Sure,” I responded groggily, sitting up on a cot in the room that was once mine. We got The Beast ready for transport, struggling to … Continue reading

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Genuinely Jarman (Blog) I would like to share this blog because it shows the many ways to find a family and the pain and loss that is always evident in adoption.  These parents talk openly about their loss and grief … Continue reading

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So…*Deep Breath*…We Begin.

So I’ve been thinking for a bit about how all this is going to work out because I have a lot of things I want to share with you. So this is what I came up with. I’m going to … Continue reading

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TAX CREDIT: Here today and gone tomorrow???

Originally posted on The ECFA Connection:
ADOPTION TAX CREDIT:  IS IT A GOOD THING? If you agree, what can YOU do? JOIN OTHER FAMILIES LIKE YOURSELVES TO  “SAVE THE ADOPTION TAX CREDIT” HOW? Click on this link and take action.…

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