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The Resource Forever mom : what to expect when you're adopting, Mary Ostyn

Forever mom : what to expect when you're adopting, Mary Ostyn

Label
Forever mom : what to expect when you're adopting
Title
Forever mom
Title remainder
what to expect when you're adopting
Statement of responsibility
Mary Ostyn
Title variation
Forever mum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"What to do when you've been called to adopt and practical advice to make it work. Mary Ostyn married her sweetheart at nineteen, and the pair had four kids by their eighth anniversary. When their youngest was three, God opened their eyes to the needs of orphans all over the world—and answered Mary’s longing for another baby. Over the next nine years the couple adopted two boys from Korea and four girls from Ethiopia.Ostyn, a beloved adoption writer and blogger, shares—alongside stories from other adoptive families—the practical tools and resources she uses to thrive as an adoptive mom. In Forever Mom, she reveals how to: build heart connections prepare your other children for new siblings help babies, toddlers, and older children settle in implement attachment parenting address misbehaviour while remaining connected nurture your marriage in the midst of it all Whether you’re the parent of an adopted child or interested in pursuing adoption, Ostyn’s warm advice and fresh perspective will inspire, inform, and affirm. You’ll walk away confident you will be the perfect mom for whatever child God brings into your life"--
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ostyn, Mary
Dewey number
362.734
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Adoption
  • Motherhood
Label
Forever mom : what to expect when you're adopting, Mary Ostyn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 How Our Adoption Journey Began -- ch. 2 Taking the Leap -- ch. 3 Building Heart Connections -- ch. 4 Helping Babies and Toddlers Settle In -- ch. 5 Bringing Home Preschoolers and Older Children -- ch. 6 Sleeping and Eating and Date Nights, Oh My! -- ch. 7 When You're Down to Your Last Drop of Faith -- ch. 8 Beginning Again, at the Foot of the Cross -- ch. 9 In Their Words: Thoughts from Adoptees -- ch. 10 Joy in the Journey
Control code
000053766696
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 241 pages
Isbn
9781400206230
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014014056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)974720306
Label
Forever mom : what to expect when you're adopting, Mary Ostyn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 How Our Adoption Journey Began -- ch. 2 Taking the Leap -- ch. 3 Building Heart Connections -- ch. 4 Helping Babies and Toddlers Settle In -- ch. 5 Bringing Home Preschoolers and Older Children -- ch. 6 Sleeping and Eating and Date Nights, Oh My! -- ch. 7 When You're Down to Your Last Drop of Faith -- ch. 8 Beginning Again, at the Foot of the Cross -- ch. 9 In Their Words: Thoughts from Adoptees -- ch. 10 Joy in the Journey
Control code
000053766696
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 241 pages
Isbn
9781400206230
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014014056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)974720306

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