Updates From Hopeful Adoptive Family

Learn more about Parentfinder’s approved adoptive families and explore their stories through their blog posts below.

July 2020 Activities

2020 - what a crazy year! Normally our summers are filled with more activities, but this year summer has looked a little different for us! I realized August was just around the corner and we had done none of our normal summer outings! So Andrew and...

Andrew
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Family Fun – Part 2

07/26/2020 - Meanwhile, Brooke was brushing up on her Ping Pong skills with our niece and nephew, after cooking everybody an amazing dinner  We had a great time, too bad they could only stay for one night!...

Justin
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Family Fun

07/26/2020 - Brooke's brother and his family stopped by for a night, while on their family vacation  We had a lot of fun playing games with our niece and nephew  The kids were playing VR games but the big kids were having some fun,...

Justin
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Niece’s Birthday Party

06/27/2020 - It was about 3 months after her actual 3rd birthday, but our niece was able to get a small group of kids over for an outdoor Frozen-themed birthday celebration  The weather outside was anything but frozen, so Justin and his brother...

Justin
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Rainy Days

Figuring out what to do on a rainy day is not a problem in our house! Neal loves to watch the weather, and the bigger the storm the more often you'll find him looking out the window We had a lot of rain but luckily not too much wind with the recent...

Neal
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May 24, 2020

May 24Our profile is being shown to three birth mothers as of right this minute It’s the most ever, and at least one, I am fairly certain, is leaning towards parenting, something that may be would have caused resentment up until AJ It is not...

Kristen
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Summertime

August 5, 2020: Day 1 following tropical storm Isaias  A lot of flooding in my area but I weathered the storm with no flooding or wind damage  What a summer it has been  I do not remember as a child experiencing tropical storms ...

Angela
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August 2020 Anniversary

We  recently celebrated our 9th wedding anniversary, And have know each other for 11 years! We feel blessed to have found each other at such a young age Russell was just 15 and I was 16 There was an instant connection between us! We dated all...

Russ
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Pandemic Thoughts from my personal blog

April 28, 2020Mid pandemic, forty something days in and I still don’t tire of listening to Drew our AJ down We always say Jackson is Drew’s mini me and AJ is mine, but they conflict sometimes as Jackson’s emotions allow him tears at...

Kristen
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