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Adopting an Older Child: The Gill Family’s Adoption Journey, Part 1

“We talked about the adoption as an entire family. We talked about it and prayed about it as a family and really wanted them to be all-in because we knew that introducing another child would change the family dynamic.”

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Posted on October 02, 2020

The Martin Family’s Adoption: On Their Journey Pt2

“If we could have, we would have travelled there a long time ago and just waited until we could actually pick him up, just to be in the same country.”

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Posted on August 28, 2020

The Martin Family’s Adoption: On Their Journey Pt1

"Before we got married, it was something we wanted to experience, a way we wanted to grow our family.”

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Posted on July 24, 2020

Overcoming Obstacles: Keely Swift’s Adoption Journey - Pt. 1

Keely didn’t qualify to adopt from China because she was a single parent. But fortunately for her, and for a young boy named Han, the rules changed.

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Posted on June 11, 2020

Unrelenting Love: Part 2

“It is an unrelenting love. You are loving this kid who you just met, or who’ve you seen pictures of for a year. But pictures don’t do justice until you see, until you walk into the room, and you meet a sibling. And you don’t know them, they don’t know you, but you love them just the same.”

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Posted on May 15, 2020

Unrelenting Love: The Cobban Family’s Adoption Journey

“I remember coming home from work, and Michelle showed me a picture,” Shane told us. “This picture was the perfect profile of the child we were looking for.” The Cobbans felt that this marked a good time to start their adoption journey, and they decided to take the next step.

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Posted on May 07, 2020

Innovation, Challenges, Adoptions, and Wrestling Matches: Our Company Values

When we discussed our company values and cultural platform, we wanted to make sure Real Wood Floors’ values were actually attainable, but we quickly discovered something interesting. There was little to brainstorm or institute.

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Posted on April 09, 2020

Trust Your Instincts: The Dye Family’s Adoption Journey

“I always wanted more children and I knew the only way to do that was to adopt.”

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Posted on March 31, 2020

Working Until Every Child Is Home: The Adam's Family Adoption Journey

“It’s such a strange feeling. What am I gonna feel like? Am I gonna cry? Or am I gonna be super nervous? You’re almost in a bit of a fog the whole time,” Jeremy remarked about anticipating the first encounter with their three children in Burundi.

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Posted on February 18, 2020