To Katmandu, with Love: ...Continued
Becoming American December 16, 2003 Last evening, we put up our Christmas tree, and I read books with Gabriel by the light of it. Growing up Pennsylvania Dutch Mennonite, a tree wasn't part of my tradition, but I like how festive it looks. Sometimes I think I'm trying to become so American. I... Nepal: About the Country
Introduction :: Nepal Background: In 1951, the Nepalese monarch ended the century-old system of... Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis
Description Diphtheria is an acute bacterial disease involving primarily the tonsils, pharynx, larynx, nose, skin, and occasionally other mucous membranes. The characteristic lesion is marked by a patch or patches of an adherent grayish membrane with a surrounding inflammation. Tetanus is an... Trends in International Adoption - 2004 to 2009
International Adoption is just one of many ways in which parents can adopt a child. Children from all over the globe are waiting for their forever families and the statistics below show that Americans are responding to their plight. Unlike the United States, many countries don't have a domestic...
Vietnam, Guatemala, Nepal, Turkey, China
November 13, 2007, 12:14 am
For breaking news on adoption from Vietnam and Guatemala, please see Rebecca's latest post and Lisa's , respectively.
The situations in both countries are volatile right now, and following their blogs will keep you up to date on present happenings. Don't forget to get involved in whatever... International Adoption In The News
June 17, 2009, 7:39 pm
A few updates in the world of International Adoption:
Madonna's petetion for adoption of a little girl is granted the second time around from the courts of Malawi . Malawi's adoption laws normally require adoptive parents to live in country for a long period of time and Madonna's lack of... Nepal, Celebrities, Korea and more
September 20, 2007, 5:24 am
According to a blogger who seems up on the facts , the tide may be turning against the anti-adoption front when it comes to international adoptions, and it's gaining steam over the suspended process in Nepal.
Citing amongst other things this article, "Diplomats Urge Nepal to Resolve Adoption...