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The Dos And Don’ts Of Planning A Funeral

Posted by on Jun 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you are in charge of planning a funeral, it can be a stressful and emotional time. It helps to know the do’s and don’ts of funeral planning, especially if this is your first time doing it. Here are some things to know about planning a funeral and making it a nice way to give your respects to your loved one who has passed: Do: Follow the deceased’s wishes as much as possible When planning a funeral, always consider the wishes of the person who has passed. The first thing you should do is find out if they had a will and if...

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Keeping Your Adopted Child’s Culture In Their Life

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are working with an adoption agency to have an international child placed in your home, this can bring up many different factors. Even if a child is a baby or very young, you might want to think about ways to maintain parts of their culture within their new environment. Especially if a child is clearly a different ethnicity than you, questions will come up. Here are four things that you can do to incorporate your child’s home country into their new life. 1. Do Your Homework If there is a specific country that you are planning on...

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The Goals And Benefits Of Family Therapy

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you’re considering family therapy, it’s important to keep in mind that taking advantage of this option doesn’t mean your family has something wrong with it. You’re not a bad parent and you don’t have a bad child. It simply means that you’re making an effort to introduce changes that will allow your family to listen to one another and have fun again. The objective is to make things run more smoothly for everyone in the family. The following will discuss some of the basic goals and benefits of family...

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Pregnancy

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When you get pregnant, you think that you know everything that’s going to happen to your body. The fact is that there are some things that happen during pregnancy that people don’t talk about much.  1. Your hair is going to grow. Everyone talks about how the hair on your head is going to grow quite a lot. What no one talks about is the fact that the hair on your face, your chest, and other areas is going to grow too. It’s possible to end up with facial hair when you are pregnant. Many pregnant women end up with a...

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An Insider’s Look At Court Hearings And Foster Care

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

As a foster parent, you tend to be in the “need to know” camp when it comes to information about the children in your care. Confidentiality laws can prohibit the sharing of information concerning the parents, their place in their treatment plan, and a clear picture of what is happening behind the scenes. Understanding the legal process related to foster care can help you navigate the journey and alleviate the fear of the unknown.  While each state will have their own legal timeframe, for the most part it will follow the...

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