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Jocelyn

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  1. What a sweet story, even with all the twists and turns. Congrats to all in the family!
  2. Wonderful! Welcome to the world Baby Kayla!
  3. Saw this quote from the late Maya Angelou on the news last night and thought it was appropriate for all: "You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them." - Maya Angelou
  4. Good reminders that the profiles are important but don't stress too much about them because you never know what will draw an expectant mother to yours. With Landon's birthmom she told us that she liked that we played volleyball together. We had put a pic of our volleyball team in there just so that we didn't have all pictures of just the two of us. Good luck to all those working on profiles and remember you can request an Elite Guide to help you throughout the process, including reviewing your profile if you'd like.
  5. Congrats! Welcome to the world Baby Aaron!
  6. Bob was our attorney for Landon's finalization, he was a great guy! Prayers to his family as they say goodbye...
  7. Congrats to the newly expanded family!
  8. Congrats to the newly formed family!
  9. Congrats Jay & Carissa on your newly expanded family!!
  10. Congrats to the newly expanded family!
  11. Congrats to the newly formed family!
  12. So happy for the newly formed family. Welcome to the world Baby Neveah!
  13. Congratulations to the newly formed family! Double blessed!
  14. Hi there! I work for a larger corp and they also did not have any adoption benefits or paid leave. For both of my children I took 12 weeks off unpaid via FMLA. I agree that it doesn't seem right that because we didn't physically give birth that we don't qualify for paid leave, but it seems that's actually very common. I made sure to file a written complaint to my company about it and can only hope that one day they change their paid leave policy for future adoptive parents. I remember getting really upset when I learned of my company's policy...feeling that I already was facing infertili
  15. Congratulations to the newly formed family and welcome to the world Baby Simon!
  16. Mari! You're quickly approaching 1300 posts, won't be long until your at 1500!
  17. Congratulations to the newest family and the first Abrazo babe of 2014!
  18. Congrats to the newly expanded family and welcome to the world Baby Ryder!
  19. Very exciting...can't wait to hear more!
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