I Am Adopting

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 8 People

    My Special Boys

    We fostered two little boys when they were aged just one and two and they stayed with us for a year and a half. They left to be adopted by another couple who were very well off and lived in a very posh area. I felt very sad when the kids left us but also happy because I felt they...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2011

    Well we went to sign the papers today

    after meeting Daniel the other day. He gets to move in on Saturday which is going to be very exciting. My boyfriends more exited than me!!!
    mparker7789 mparker7789
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Aug 6, 2014

    Adopting a "Pound" Puppy

    Well, it's actually a dog between 4 and 6 years.  My grandson (just 9) has wanted a dog for so long.  I haven't had a dog for 3 years.  So, he and I have entered into a partnership to adopt a small terrier mix dog from the pound.  What a great project! ...
    OldPerson OldPerson
    70+, F
    1 Response Jan 11, 2009

    A family of six after we get the twins they

    were in foster care with us for a while and we just couldn't give them up we developed such a big bond it's not like this most of the time so we didn't pass it up
    kenzie111Hall kenzie111Hall
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2014

    My sisters and I grew up with a lot of

    struggles in the family, as we all suffered from our own share of abuse and neglect. My two sisters couldn't speak up for themselves since they are both mentally and physically challenged. I was the only child who came out “normal.” My sisters went into the system and I...
    Lucile199 Lucile199
    18-21, F
    Sep 29, 2014
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