Sarah Nichols

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Baby Shower Ideas For Parents Who Are Adopting

Baby showers are one way to welcome a newborn, but when a family is adopting a little (or big) one, it can get tricky to plan a shower that doesn't …

Adoption and fostering: ‘The best thing you have ever done’

The pros and cons of trans-racial adoption<p>Read more<p>Every year around 36,000 children in the UK enter the care system. Many of these looked-after children will be looking for a foster family or adoptive parents, but the UK is short an estimated 8,370 foster carers and 5,000 adoptive parents to meet …

Foster Care

Family Adopts an Abandoned Newborn Baby, Their Reaction When Seeing Him the First Time is Priceless

In California, Dennis and Carita Chen had been struggling with infertility for nine years and decided to start pursing adoption. Their biggest dream …

Pets

Career & Motherhood: 10 Ways to Make It Work

“I’m just afraid I’m not doing enough as a mother—and maybe I’m not even doing it right at all.”<p>A young working mom, her eyes misty and tired from …

Parenting

Advice for Working Parents: Redefine Success

Credit: KDKD/Shutterstock<p>Working moms and dads often define their goal as "having it all" — successfully giving their attention to both their …

7 Ways to Reduce Your Mommy Guilt | Inc.com

With visions of having the best of both worlds, many parents make the decision for mom to pursue her entrepreneurial endeavors while raising a family. It's perfect since she can maintain a schedule that allows her see to her child's every need and witness every milestone, all while running a …

When People Made Rude Comments About Her Son's Birthmother This Mom Went On A Mission

Joi Wasill is a mom on a mission: A mission to correct people’s outdated perceptions about birthmothers and adoption.<p>It all started when her son, …

When did baby formula become such a dirty word?

A billion-dollar formula company has waded into the so-called mommy wars with a surprising message: We support you no matter how you feed your …

Pregnancy

Parenting News, View and Advice, from Pregnancy to Teens | HuffPost UK

Claire Kirby Blogger and freelance writer (Life, love and Dirty Dishes)<p>Vanessa Christie Lactation & Early Parenting Consultant, Mama of 2 & Expert …

These Are the Three Worst Comments Adoptive Parents Hate to Hear, So Please Take Note

I am at the grocery check out line with my four-year-old son, and the cashier says:<p>“Your son is so beautiful.”<p>“Thank you, we think so too,” I reply as I note her observing my blonde hair, blue eyes, and fair skin.<p>She inquires, “Is your husband dark-skinned?”<p>“No, he isn’t.”<p>“Oh, well is he from Latin …

Parenting News, View and Advice, from Pregnancy to Teens | HuffPost UK

Lucianne Lewis Raising daughters in London armed with a sense of humour, wanderlust & a blog. Wishes babies came with a manual. …

Parenting

Parenting Fails: The funniest parenting blunders from NYC families (January)

Photograph: Lauren Spinelli"I toilet trained my child by giving her Hershey's Kisses when she was successful. When I took her to the dentist, she had …

Judge: Rehoming Kids Is Trafficking

A judge in New York has banned a couple looking to undo their adoption from trying to ‘rehome’ their two Russian-born children—and other courts could …

PEOPLE Staffer Steve Helling's Journey to Adopting Four Haitian Children

For PEOPLE staff writer Steve Helling, the moment of clarity came in a makeshift clinic outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.<p>Helling had arrived in Haiti …