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Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   05-09-2009, 01:39 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,287
Posted By Sarahbunny
Queenjane, I wouldn't do it if your dd is 1. We...

Queenjane, I wouldn't do it if your dd is 1. We did dd's when she was 6 months, it was a breeze with no crying at all and she didn't seem to care one way or the other. But when she was 1, I...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-31-2009, 03:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,191
Posted By Sarahbunny
Sell them? I don't understand what you mean.

Sell them? I don't understand what you mean.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-29-2009, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By Sarahbunny
I personally would be much more concerned with...

I personally would be much more concerned with alcohol usage than drug usage, for the most part.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-29-2009, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,191
Posted By Sarahbunny
Our domestic adoption cost approximately $15000....

Our domestic adoption cost approximately $15000. Maybe a tiny bit less.

Application fees, homestudy fees, classes, fee for recommendation, C had her own social worker completely seperate from us,...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   12-21-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,481
Posted By Sarahbunny
Hmmm. I'm thinking that you being proactive...

Hmmm. I'm thinking that you being proactive would be best, but I guess if you didn't hear it directly from her bmom, then that would be difficult.

Not that you asked, but if I were you, I would...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   12-21-2008, 07:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,481
Posted By Sarahbunny
Are they thinking that they will be staying with...

Are they thinking that they will be staying with you???
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-09-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 4,300
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by KayleeZoo...

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Originally Posted by KayleeZoo http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12766701)
Just to clarify- a woman who is using drugs...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-19-2008, 01:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,266
Posted By Sarahbunny
PMG, I only wondered if you were thinking trauma...

PMG, I only wondered if you were thinking trauma (which does sound quite hysterical as a word) meant more of a ....screaming, kicking, total meltdown freakout of sorts.

I just wanted to say that...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-19-2008, 01:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by pumpkingirl71...

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Originally Posted by pumpkingirl71 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12639025)
Thanks for all of your help...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-18-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By Sarahbunny
How old is J? I'm sure you've said it, but I...

How old is J? I'm sure you've said it, but I can't seem to recall.

I think if she is asking for a visit, then you should try to get a visit. Not doing it because it is uncomfortable for you is...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-18-2008, 06:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,266
Posted By Sarahbunny
Well, it doesn't need to be this huge trauma....

Well, it doesn't need to be this huge trauma. I'm not sure what you are equating trauma to in your mind, PMG.

I can assure you that most adoptees will have questions about their adoption and...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-13-2008, 12:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by queenjane...

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Originally Posted by queenjane http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12599140)
Yknow, i've been involved in adoption for a...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By Sarahbunny
Well, why not start this. DH and I are...

Well, why not start this.

DH and I are thinking of child #2.

We were thinking of the same we have now - open (hopefully) domestic infant adoption.

But we are both sort of dancing around...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 07:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,266
Posted By Sarahbunny
I only know about the rebirthing as far as older...

I only know about the rebirthing as far as older children. I'm glad that's not what you meant!

I would think there is a good chance that baby hates being taken out of the water because it's cold...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Sarahbunny
I haven't fostered - but we did have an adoption...

I haven't fostered - but we did have an adoption not go through. The parents changed their mind at the last second after 3.5 months of planning and family get together with their families and all...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by Tigerchild...

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Originally Posted by Tigerchild http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12596354)
I don't think it's a stretch either. But I...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Photolistings/adoption picnics/etc have me...

Photolistings/adoption picnics/etc have me divided.

On the one hand, I HATE that kids have to put their best foot forward, so to speak. It feels very wrong to me personally. Uncomfortable. Sad....
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 12:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Kitty, as usual, I agree with most of what you...

Kitty, as usual, I agree with most of what you posted. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif: But I don't think it is a stretch to perhaps make a distinction between...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-12-2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by vue...

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Originally Posted by vue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12590597)
I didn't refer to your child or you in any way,...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-11-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by vue...

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Originally Posted by vue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12584260)
That's great that adoptive parents don't think of...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-11-2008, 12:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by vue...

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Originally Posted by vue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12582574)
Well then, I guess you should also write to the...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-10-2008, 07:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,981
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by vue...

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Originally Posted by vue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12576573)
From what I understand the Hague has slowed down...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   10-20-2008, 08:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,122
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by kalkiwendy...

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Originally Posted by kalkiwendy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12428265)
I'm really sorry. I totally did not mean...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   10-18-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,119
Posted By Sarahbunny
No and it gives adoptive parents a really bad...

No and it gives adoptive parents a really bad name.

I cant wait to find out if the op went and what happened...I'm strangely invested in this, for some reason.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   10-17-2008, 11:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,119
Posted By Sarahbunny
Quote: Originally Posted by BethNC...

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Originally Posted by BethNC http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12409659)
Sarahbunny, I get and respect your point...
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