Adoption @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/adoption Have you ever thought about adopting, or been a part of the adoption process? If so, check out the Adoption site for the latest articles on all aspects of adoption. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:35:25 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Adoption @ BellaOnline http://adoption.bellaonline.com Positive Adoption Language http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art50381.asp Do you use language that is positive and respectful when talking about adoption? Some people without even realizing it may use terms that can be considered hurtful or offensive. Here's a look at a few common adoption language faux pas - and some more respectful alternatives. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:05:00 EST The Day We Met You - Book Review http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art3017.asp If you're looking for adoption books to share with your toddler, check out this review of The Day We Met You by Phoebe Koehler Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:40:08 EST Understanding Hurt Children http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art7978.asp The world is full of children who need homes. Many of these kids come from orphanages and foster care and are plagued by troubled pasts and emotional scars. This article will help you to better understand hurt children and decide if this type of adoption is right for you. Thu, 3 Apr 2014 12:11:00 EST