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  1. It’s common for celebrities to adopt, although it is not very often that they keep it a big secret. Some believe that Sandra Bullock’s decision to adopt an African-American baby was inspired by her role in “The Blind Side”. However, she denies that her role in the film had anything to do with her decision to adopt. Sandra says the decision to adopt had already been made when she accepted the role in the award-winning film. Here’s the story of how she and Louis became a family.

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  2. Creating an adoption profile can be one of the more intimidating parts of the adoption process. There is a lot of pressure to make it stand out amongst all the others. It is your only chance to make a great first impression.

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  3. Your newborn is finally about to arrive. The excitement is incomparable. Unfortunately for many soon-to-be parents, so is the terror.

     

    The anticipation of newborn adoption is really an experience like no other. Adoptive parents can feel so many emotions in the months, weeks, and days leading up to the birth of their new baby. As the time draws near, many parents begin to worry. While bringing a newborn home can feel overwhelming, with love and support, there is nothing to fear.

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  4. Adoption is a major investment. It includes an investment of time, care, and of course, finances. Many hopeful adoptive parents work very hard to save the money needed to begin this very important process. While it is important that prospective parents have the financial resources to provide a good life for their child, many wonder why it is so expensive to even make that initial step towards parenthood.

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  5. Adoption is tremendously exciting. Few things begin to compare to bringing a child into your life and building a family. Once everything is in place, the anticipation of the wait can take over. You’ve worked so hard for this moment. This new, thrilling, frightening, wonderful chapter in your life is about to begin. You can’t help but count the days until you meet your new baby.

    With so many thoughts and emotions running through your mind, how do you help make the time go by a little faster? Here are five ideas to help you and your partner survive the adoption wait.

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