Tag Archives: International Adoption

Holt Guest House, “Family Room” (#405)

We traveled to Seoul in late November/early December 2013 and had the opportunity to stay at the Holt guest house for a week.  We had 4 people in our party, 2 adults (my husband and me) and our young children … Continue reading

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Adoptive Families: Age by Age Guide to Talking to Your Kids about Adoption

Adoptive Families has a helpful age-by-age guide to talking to your kids about adoption. Title: Adoption Through a Child’s Eyes Author: Lois Melina Quote: “By tuning in to what children understand about adoption at different ages, our talks become richer, … Continue reading

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Connecting with Other Adoptive Families

So, just how does one go about connecting with other adoptive families within the Korean adoption community?  Here are some things that may be helpful to consider: Are you hoping to connect with families at the same point in their … Continue reading

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Blog post: Things to know during early transition period

I wanted to recommend a blog post written by an adoptive mother about things that were important to do or have when you first bring your child home.  Some of the things are specific to adopting from Ethiopia but others … Continue reading

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Holt International Magazine – Winter 2012

Holt AP friends, did you get the latest Holt International magazine? Be sure to check out the Waiting Child page. If you have a mobile device like an iPad, iPhone, etc., they have added barcode (QR code) technology to the … Continue reading

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Josh Kelley – Naleigh Moon

Love this video!  Love this song!  

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Korea Adoption in the News

A handful of things in the news that may be of interest.  Some of the items are dated but may still be of interest.  Please talk to your agencies directly for the most up-to-date information regarding your family’s adoption process. … Continue reading

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