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My Son Is Adopted, and Yes, I Am His Real Mother

My Son Is Adopted, and Yes, I Am His Real Mother

My son has been told something about me far too many times in his life - something that's been said to adopted children for as long as I can remember: that I'm not his "real" mom. One day when he was
A Mom Sacrificed Herself to Keep Her 13-Ounce Son Alive, and Their Story Is Beautiful

A Mom Sacrificed Herself to Keep Her 13-Ounce Son Alive, and Their Story Is Beautiful

Dana Griffin-Graves, a mom from Virginia, had always wanted children with her husband, Arkell. However, at the beginning of their marriage, Dana experienced several miscarriages. Determined to have a
Tennessee governor signs bill into law that allows foster, adoption agencies to deny LGBTQ couples

Tennessee governor signs bill into law that allows foster, adoption agencies to deny LGBTQ couples

Republican Gov. Bill Lee signed an anti-LGBTQ “child welfare” measure into law on Friday, Jan. 24. In short, as previously covered at Daily Kos, the law allows faith-based adoption and foster agencies
Pro-Life NFL Star Matt Birk: ‘Greatest Act of Love’ Giving Child for Adoption

Pro-Life NFL Star Matt Birk: ‘Greatest Act of Love’ Giving Child for Adoption

Former NFL star Matt Birk said the “greatest act of love" is a woman in an unplanned or troubled pregnancy giving her child up for adoption.
This Family’s Experience of Adopting Kids With Disabilities and of Different Races Is Truly Beautiful

This Family’s Experience of Adopting Kids With Disabilities and of Different Races Is Truly Beautiful

When Heather Avis, a mom and author of The Lucky Few, realized she couldn't get pregnant, she and her husband, Josh, relied on their faith to get them through the hard days. Although having children
Kimora Lee Simmons and Husband Tim Leissner Adopt 10-Year-Old Son Gary

Kimora Lee Simmons and Husband Tim Leissner Adopt 10-Year-Old Son Gary

Kimora Lee Simmons Leissner is a mother of five! The businesswoman and fashion designer, 44, and her husband, financier Tim Leissner, have adopted a 10-year-old son named Gary, her rep confirms to
Animal Shelter Posts Funny Adoption Ad For Perdita, "The World's Worst Cat"

Animal Shelter Posts Funny Adoption Ad For Perdita, "The World's Worst Cat"

captured pet lovers' attention a few days ago when they posted a cheeky adoption notice for Perdita, a domestic shorthair mix that, according to their , is "not for the faint of heart." We hope you
Cat Medley: Funnies, Cuteness Galore, Mourning And Loss

Cat Medley: Funnies, Cuteness Galore, Mourning And Loss

We searched through the most liked cat pictures on the subreddit r/cats, this week, and we decided to share them all with you!The pictures all have one thing in common, and that is, of course, cats.
Tennessee's Republican governor says he will sign law allowing discrimination against LGBTQ parents

Tennessee's Republican governor says he will sign law allowing discrimination against LGBTQ parents

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee released a statement on Tuesday saying he will be signing a new measure into law that allows faith-based foster care and adoption agencies to exclude LGBTQ families, and
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Sia Adopted A Child And Has A No-Strings Sex Agreement With Diplo! We’re Not Sure Which Is More Exciting!?

Turns out, Sia is a mom — but she’d rather tell you about her no-strings sex agreement with Diplo! In an interview with GQ published on Monday, the Chandelier singer nonchalantly revealed that she
After Being Raised in Foster Care, a Mom Decided to Adopt 6 Boys

After Being Raised in Foster Care, a Mom Decided to Adopt 6 Boys

Jessica Benzakein didn't have an ideal childhood. Growing up in Texas, her mother terminated her parental rights when she turned 12. And because of her family's beliefs, she was never enrolled in
Wisconsin Foster Mom with Two Biological Children Adopts Six Boys

Wisconsin Foster Mom with Two Biological Children Adopts Six Boys

Six young boys in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, were adopted Friday by their foster mom, who already has two biological children.
Meet The Newly Adopted Faces Of The Week (17 Images)

Meet The Newly Adopted Faces Of The Week (17 Images)

Ready to smile? Each week we are featuring the newly adopted pets of the week! Is there a lovelier sight than an animal being adopted?! We wholeheartedly thank those who have adopted, providing
We Donated Our Remaining Embryos a Year Ago, and I Still Think About Them Often

We Donated Our Remaining Embryos a Year Ago, and I Still Think About Them Often

Before my infertility journey, donating embryos sounded like such a foreign and odd thing to me. It was too science-y for me to fully grasp why someone would donate a ball of cells and why a person or
This Sweet PSA About Adoption Shows a Teen Slowly Realizing He's Part of a Family

This Sweet PSA About Adoption Shows a Teen Slowly Realizing He's Part of a Family

It's no secret that when most people think of adoption, their minds immediately go to babies or young toddlers. But the hard truth is that there are children of all ages in foster care looking for
Cat Adoption Stories For Some Added Good Feels

Cat Adoption Stories For Some Added Good Feels

These beautiful adoption stories ought to get you feline good!Here are some cat adoption stories you may have not read before, from users from Pikabu and Quora, who have decided to share their stories
Meet The Newly Adopted Faces Of The Week (17 Images)

Meet The Newly Adopted Faces Of The Week (17 Images)

Ready to smile? Each week we are featuring the newly adopted pets of the week! Is there a lovelier sight than an animal being adopted?! We wholeheartedly thank those who have adopted, providing
This Transracial Adoption Story Shows That the Basis of Family Is Love, Not Color

This Transracial Adoption Story Shows That the Basis of Family Is Love, Not Color

Jeena and Drue Wilder have been open to adoption as long as they can remember. As parents living in Atlanta, GA, they are proud of their biracial family and speak openly and honestly about the
Feel Good Story Of The Week!

Feel Good Story Of The Week!

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