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Choosing a school for an adopted child

There’s no denying this one, it’s a big decision. Huge in-fact. It is for any parent. For some of us however, there’s the added attachment trauma elephant in the room. He’s a pretty big fella too one that will not and should not allow himself to be ignored. So, when it comes to choosing a […] Read more…

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Having to say no during family finding

[The part no one wants to talk about] I’ve spoken about a lot of things on here, been honest. Shown many sides to myself, albeit a lot more of me in the dressing gown then I’d anticipated. As most of you will know we have been approved to adopt again since October 2021 and have […] Read more…

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Choosing to adopt

Always our fist choice “Why adoption?” Is a question we have been asked numerous times over the years, more so since August 2021 when we began our adoption journey. We’ve always known that adoption was our plan. Choosing to adopt was something we talked about before we were even a couple, before we could even […] Read more…

Contact with foster carers after adopting

I’m often asked, due to the open relationship we have with Nemo’s how to navigate or even initiate contact with foster carers after adopting. If I’m honest, I really don’t ever feel qualified enough to give advice. I mean, I’m not and well, it’s personal isn’t it. No two situations are the same. But if […] Read more…

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