THE HEART TO HEART BLOG

Adoption is a lifelong journey, and so is adoption education.  We've written these posts to help you along your way.  Please enjoy, and let us know what you think in the comments section.

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Inter-racial Adoptions Provide a Few Surprises

When our first baby was bundled up and handed to us, I held her tight and knew our love would protect her from any racial bias or pain. I was living in a delusional dream world. Our love was important and gave her a safe harbor to come home to when the open sea rocked…
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Our story of multiple adoptions

Our family has been very blessed by the miracle of adoption! We have four children, all whom were adopted! Our oldest, Tia (born in 2005) came into our lives after a long struggle with infertility that left me having to have a hysterectomy at the age of 23. She filled the holes that were so…
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Adoptive Family Orientation

Please join us for our Orientation Meeting in Sandy, Utah on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 9-12pm.  For more information contact lisab@hearttoheartadopt.com.
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Are You Ready to Adopt?

The decision to start a family is significant for any couple or individual to make, and if you are unable to have your own children and you want to add a child to your family through adoption, you may wonder if you are ready for it. It’s important to think about all the things that…
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4 Challenges Adoptive Parents Often Face

Being a parent is a complicated job, and one that comes with a lot of responsibility. Beyond just caring for your child’s physical needs, you have to also help your child develop emotionally and intellectually into a person who can survive and thrive on their own as an adult someday. This process for biological parents…
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Places to Find Support During the Adoption Process

When you make the decision to adopt—to bring a child into your family—it’s a big step. For many couples or individuals, this is the culmination of a dream they have to complete their family and provide a loving and stable home for a child that desperately needs it. Unfortunately even though there are thousands of…
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Preparing for an Adoption Home Study

For any couple planning to become parents through adoption, a home study is an essential part of the process. Some people are a little unsure about what to expect during the process, but it’s easier if you know what you can expect and can be prepared for what the event will bring. Keep in mind…
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