A Blended Family

Adoption Tips: A Simple Guide For LGBT Couples Looking To Adopt

You’re looking to expand your family by adopting a child, which can be fulfilling and take you on a wonderful adventure.  But, adopting a child as an LGTB couple or married couple comes with its own set of anomalies that you both need to know about. The following guide should help you understand some of […]

Setting Up Contact with Your Child after Adoption

Giving up your child for adoption doesn’t mean you necessarily have to lose all contact with it. In fact, many mothers now choose to remain in some form of contact with their child after adoption. This process requires multiple careful steps. Deciding on Visitation Times Once you’ve given your child up for adoption, you need […]

Getting Through The Holidays Once The Adoption Is Complete

International adoptions make up around 25% of all adoptions that occur, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Unlike domestic adoptions, it can be very difficult to maintain an open adoption when the child now lives in another country. Fortunately, there is social media and internet available to help bridge the gap with […]

3 Tips For Serving Your Ex With Legal Documents

Just like any other lawsuit, family law cases begin with the filing of a complaint. In order for the case to officially begin, you must ensure the other party in your lawsuit receives a copy of the complaint. When the other party is your ex-spouse, getting him or her to accept service can be difficult. […]

4 Things To Consider Before Adopting A Child

If you’ve struggled to have your own children, adoption can be a great option to consider. This makes it possible for many children to get the home and family that they’ve always dreamed of. It’s important to carefully think through this big decision, as it will greatly change your life. If you’re thinking about adopting […]