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Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-13-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,919
Posted By Dornmama
I ran into my first negative comments regarding...

I ran into my first negative comments regarding adoption yesterday. It was on a facebook human milk for human babies page. One place that I was totally floored to run into such vehement hatred for...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-02-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,919
Posted By Dornmama
Reintroducing myself! My name is Terra and I am...

Reintroducing myself! My name is Terra and I am mommy to tow bio children a DD that is 7 and a DS that is 4. I have 4 angle babies in heaven. We started our journey towards domestic infant adoption...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-25-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
How do you ladies keep up your spirits while...

How do you ladies keep up your spirits while waiting for a match? It's been over 8 months since we started the adoption process and though I know in my mind that it is a short time in the grand...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   07-19-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
After not hearing anything for a month we have...

After not hearing anything for a month we have gotten presented with 2 situations in the last 2 days! The first was for a 2 yo and 1 yo. We decided for various reasons that we did not want to pursue...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   07-17-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
Welcome JenCox! How do you ladies handle...

Welcome JenCox!


How do you ladies handle the "hurry up and wait" feeling? Our homestudy was approved a month ago (to the day actually) and our profile hasn't been show at all yet. I know that...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   06-17-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
I know I don't post very often but I just wanted...

I know I don't post very often but I just wanted to share my excitement with people who would "get" it. Our homestudy was approved! We just need to send in out book, letter and a few extra bits of...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   05-21-2013, 04:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,171
Posted By Dornmama
Hey mama! I have learned quite a lot since...

Hey mama! I have learned quite a lot since posting that message years ago. If you message me I would be happy to point you in the direction of several different amazing midwives in the area....
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-09-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
So much excitement on here lately!!! Congrats...

So much excitement on here lately!!! Congrats PUH and QueenJane!

Welcome back Mamarhu and Welcome Ma Cactus!

AFM: We are waiting for out home study to be approved. All the paperwork is in but...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   04-03-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
It's been ages since I posted so I though I...

It's been ages since I posted so I though I should update!

We had the first of our home study appointments back on the 11th and it wasn't nearly as bad as I had built it up to be in my mind. We...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   02-06-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
Smithie - That is awesome!!! I scheduled...

Smithie - That is awesome!!!

I scheduled our first homestudy appoinment yesterday! It's on the 25th! I was so excited when I got the call I cried.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-30-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By Dornmama
Thanks for sharing Taelia and congrats on your...

Thanks for sharing Taelia and congrats on your new addition! I hope that we are able to find a supportive birth mom. It would be awesome if she could pump for the baby for a little while. I'm not...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-23-2013, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By Dornmama
Thanks you so much Christophersmom! That is very...

Thanks you so much Christophersmom! That is very encouraging news! When I breastfed my own children I nursed them for 2 1/2 years and 3+ years (my sons is just now self weaning) and I had a very,...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-23-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
My husband is putting our application in the...

My husband is putting our application in the mail today! Now we wait for the agency to contact us to set up out home study. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/joy.gif
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-17-2013, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By Dornmama
Thanks mamas! I was thinking of starting...

Thanks mamas!

I was thinking of starting the process of relactating after our homestudy is approved. I was hoping to have a freezer stash built up just in case my milk doesn't fully come in. It...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-17-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 740
Posted By Dornmama
Have any of you successfully nursed an adopted...

Have any of you successfully nursed an adopted infant? How did you induce lactation? How did you bring it up with the birth mom/parents? If we are blessed with a newborn it is really important to me...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-16-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 8,507
Posted By Dornmama
Hello all! My name is Terra. I have two bio kids...

Hello all! My name is Terra. I have two bio kids ages 6 and 3. I have always wanted a large family but after a ful term stillbirth and multiple miscarriages our journey has led us to adoption. I am...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   04-09-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,628
Posted By Dornmama
I would love the name of a ped. in...

I would love the name of a ped. in Wayne/Medina/Summit county that is supportive of selective/non vaccinations. Please, please, please. I just want to be able to take my kids to the doctor without...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   04-09-2012, 07:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,171
Posted By Dornmama
I'm so glad that you loved Nicole. She is an...

I'm so glad that you loved Nicole. She is an amazing woman.
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   04-04-2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,441
Posted By Dornmama
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Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   09-21-2010, 10:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By Dornmama
Thanks for the tip mama! I'll give the office a...

Thanks for the tip mama! I'll give the office a call in the morning and see if we can get into see this doc. It's a start at least. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   08-30-2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By Dornmama
I've recently moved into Wayne co. (near...

I've recently moved into Wayne co. (near Smithville) and am in search of a non/selective vax pediatrician. It would also be helpful if they were very pro-extended breastfeeding, co-sleeping and...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   08-30-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,171
Posted By Dornmama
I haven't heard of Erika but I do know there are...

I haven't heard of Erika but I do know there are several midwives in the Akron/ Canton/Cleveland area. I personally used Nicole Oney and LOVED her.
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   03-17-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 154
Posted By Dornmama
Hello, this is my first time posting here so I...

Hello, this is my first time posting here so I hope I do this right. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif

I am searching for an OB or CNM for back-up care for a...
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