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Infant Adoption Guide: Podcast Host, Tim Elder, Shares his Infant Adoption Stories [S6E25]

October 27, 2022

Tim Elder is the founder of the Infant Adoption Guide Podcast, Blog and Online Community. He’s been married to his wife Tisha for over 28 years. On their journey they have experienced infertility, a miscarriage, and two rounds of cancer.

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Native American Adoption: Adoptee, Christian Markeey, Shares His Adoption Story From the Lakota Sioux Tribe [S6E24]

October 14, 2022

On this episode, Christian Markeey shares his adoption story from the Lakota Sioux Tribe in South Dakota. He was one of eight children being raised by parents that were both alcoholics. Christian shares what it was like to start life in the midst of chaos, but then meeting his adoptive mother at age 4.

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LIFEMARK: David Scotton is an Adoptee and Real Life Inspiration Behind the New Movie “LIFEMARK” [S6E23]

September 24, 2022

The Kendrick Brothers, Kirk Cameron Entertainment and Fathom Events announce the release of their latest film LIFEMARK. David was adopted as a baby and grew up always knowing he was adopted. His comfortable world was turned upside down when his birth mother unexpectedly reaches out to him…

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Now I am Known: From the Streets of Uganda to Becoming a Foster/Adoptive Father, Peter Mutabazi’s Story [S6E22]

September 20, 2022

Peter Mutabazi was born in Uganda, Africa. At the age of ten years old he ran away from his abusive father to live on the streets of Uganda. He had nothing. No future and no hope – until one day he met a man who would change his life forever.

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Sell The House, We’re Adopting: Michael and Ashley’s Adoption Story [S6E21]

August 25, 2022

Michael and Ashley set out to adopt teenagers until they got a call for a little girl who needed a home. They fell in love with her, only to get the news that she was unexpectedly going back to her biological family.

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Thinking About Adoption? Alexia McLeod Has Been a Therapist for Over 20 Years and an Expert in the Adoption Process [S6E20]

August 11, 2022

Alexia McLeod is a licensed Psychotherapist and CEO of Therapeutic Center for Hope. She has been working in adoption for over 20 years. She guides families and birth parents through the adoption process.

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Safe Haven: Tera Naset Shares Her Adoption Stories and Her Passion for the Safe Haven Law [S6E19]

July 29, 2022

Tera Naset is the mom of two adopted children. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona, along with her husband John and their dog Ralph. They adopted while living in Chicago, where they learned about an organization called “The Save Abandoned Babies Foundation.”

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Little Farmers: SaVanna Schmidt Shares from North Dakota on Adoption and Farm Life [S6E18]

July 21, 2022

SaVanna and her husband, Nate, live in rural North Dakota. Both of them were born and raised there. They are grain farmers, raising mostly wheat and soybeans. When they struggled to become parents, they decided to go on the adoption journey through foster care.

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Dedicated to Adoption Law: Attorney, Kathryn P. Pidgeon Shares her Forever Family Stories [S6E17]

June 30, 2022

Do you have questions about the adoption process and what to expect on the journey? This episode is for you!

Kathryn P. Pidgeon is an attorney that has practiced exclusively in the field of adoption for the past 33 years.

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The Tabor Adoption Journey: Jason and Brittany’s Story on Building a Family Through Adoption [S6E16]

June 23, 2022

This episode comes to us from Tennessee. Brittany and Jason went on the adoption journey after they experienced undiagnosed infertility. This is the story everyone hopes for when they start the process!!!

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