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  1. Going through the adoption process is exciting. Then, once you finally get the seal of approval, the emotions are endless. Welcoming your new family member is just the beginning of a long journey of both fun and hard work.

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  2. Gender reveals and birth announcements are all the rage on social media and beyond. People go to great lengths to deliver a creative and fun announcement for their family and friends. This phenomenon is outstanding, as it provides individuals all over the world the chance to celebrate their newfound chapter in life.

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  3. Many adoptees seek newborn children as they feel it provides an opportunity for a fresh start. However, many people prefer to seek out an older child.

     

    Adopting a child over the age of four comes with the possibility of various difficulties. The child may remember their biological parents; thus prompting them to display some behavioral problems. In addition, children know what’s going on as they get older. They may understand the concept of adoption and attach a certain stigma surrounding it, thus making them view it in a negative light.

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  4. The process of adoption can be an exciting, emotion-fuelled experience. As a same-sex couple achieving LGBT adoption, or a couple with fertility struggles, or even single parents, having your dreams of parenthood realized is an amazing experience.

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  5. Whether your child is internationally adopted, domestically adopted, or adopted through LGBT adoption, your child is still just that: a child. While being adopted may add its own set of challenges, even adoptive parents aren’t immune to the ‘terrible twos’ or moody teens.

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